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    Valentines Around the World – Comprehension Worksheet

    Explore five global Valentine’s Day traditions with this informational text and comprehension questions activity. 

    Teach Starter Publishing Grades: 4 - 6
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    Valentine's Day Flip Book Template

    A flip book template to use around Valentine's Day.

    Teach Starter Publishing Grades: 2 - 6
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    I Have a Dream - Speech Analysis Activity

    Review MLK's "I Have a Dream" speech text and explore the metaphors he used to convey his message through the accompanying questions.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 4 - 6
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    MLK Day Crossword

    Identify and write vocabulary words relating to civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. in our MLK crossword puzzle.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: 3 - 6
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    MLK Day Sentence Starters

    Reflect on the concepts explored near Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with these 15 sentence starter cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Grades: 1 - 6
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    Martin Luther King, Jr. - Comprehension Task

    Apply a range of reading comprehension strategies to learn about Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grades: 3 - 5
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    'I Have a Dream' Mobile

    Celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. with this ‘I Have a Dream’ craft. 

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grades: K - 5
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    MLK Day Vocabulary Activity

    Build dictionary and vocabulary skills by identifying the meanings of words related to Martin Luther King, Jr. and civil rights.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: 3 - 6
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    MLK Day Task Cards

    Challenge students to think about the work of Martin Luther King, Jr. with this set of 13 writing task cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: 3 - 6
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    Character Analysis: New Year's Activity

    Practice inferring how a character would ring in the new year with this 7-activity booklet.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: 3 - 6
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    Prefix Dominoes

    Identify new words that include common prefixes with 28 prefix and root word dominoes.

    Teach Starter Publishing Grades: 2 - 5
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    New Year's Celebrations - Comprehension Worksheet

    Learn about the origins of New Year’s celebrations with our informational text and comprehension questions worksheet.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grades: 3 - 5
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    Suffix Dominoes

    Identify new words that include common suffixes with 28 suffix and root word dominoes.

    Teach Starter Publishing Grades: 3 - 5
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    Four In A Row Game - Prefixes

    Practice matching words to their common prefixes and win the game by building 4 words in a row!

    Teach Starter Publishing Grades: 3 - 5
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    Four In A Row Game - Suffixes

    Practice matching words to their common suffixes and win the game by building 4 words in a row!

    Teach Starter Publishing Grades: 3 - 5
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    New Year's Flip Book Template

    Celebrate the coming of a new year by creating this flipbook with your students.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grades: 2 - 6
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    Writing a Biography Project

    Use this PowerPoint template for students to author a researched-based biography on a historical figure.

    Teach Starter Publishing 28 pages Grades: 3 - 6
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    Capitalization Task Cards (Grades 4-5)

    Practice capitalizing less frequently occurring words (historical periods, events, languages, races, nationalities, and more) with 28 text task cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 30 pages Grades: 4 - 5
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    Sound Devices Sorting Activity

    Reinforce sound devices used in text by sorting 16 figurative language cards into their appropriate category.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grades: 4 - 5
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    Persuasive Text Worksheet

    Revise the key structural elements of the persuasive text type with this informal letter.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: 3 - 5
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    Prefix Bingo

    Match prefix words to their definition by identifying the meaning of the prefix and the root word through a familiar game of BINGO.

    Teach Starter Publishing 31 pages Grades: 3 - 5
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    Suffix Bingo

    Match words with suffixes to their meaning in this BINGO game for 21 individual players.

    Teach Starter Publishing 30 pages Grades: 3 - 5
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    Finding the Central Idea Worksheet

    Read a short article, answer 10 comprehension questions, and use the gathered knowledge to write a central idea sentence about the text.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grades: 4 - 6
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    #SUMitUP Summary Activity

    Summarize fictional text through this whole-class station activity.

    Teach Starter Publishing 10 pages Grades: 4 - 6
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    What's Your Claim? Worksheet

    Identify elements of an argumentative essay and write original claim sentences to support individual reasoning.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: 4 - 6
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    What's the Genre? Task Cards

    Identify literary genres through a set of 12 task cards with short text passages and multiple-choice questions.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Grades: 5 - 6
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    Spot the Prepositional Phrase – Task Cards

    Identify the prepositional phrase within a sentence with this set of 16 task cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grades: 3 - 6
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    Writing with Alliteration Worksheet

    Identify and create alliteration patterns in texts.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 4 - 6
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    What's the Theme? - Graphic Organizer

    Outline and determine the theme of a text with this 1-page graphic organizer worksheet.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 4 - 6
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    What Does It Really Mean? - Hyperbole Task Cards

    Identify and interpret hyperboles used in sentences.

    Teach Starter Publishing 7 pages Grades: 3 - 5
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    Context Clues Scoot Activity

    Use context clues to determine the meaning of an unfamiliar word.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grades: 3 - 6
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    Finding the Theme Worksheet

    Identify and explain the theme in 3 short story paragraphs provided in this worksheet.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: 3 - 6