Use this weekly active learning guide to celebrate National Physical Fitness Month in your Grade 2 or Grade 3 classroom.
A poster highlighting how to identify the author's purpose when reading a piece of text.
A set of 17 flashcards to review text features.
A beautifully designed, 24-page reading magazine specifically written for Grade 2 students.
A poster highlighting the three main reasons an author writes a piece of text - to persuade, to inform, to entertain.
A comprehension worksheet paired with an article about ways to keep our native animals and plants safe.
Use this weekly poetry guide to celebrate National Poetry Month in your primary classroom.
Analyze 24 text examples and determine which of the 5 purposes of writing each of the sorting cards belongs to.
A worksheet to use when teaching students how to compare and contrast characters.
28 space-related vocabulary word cards for use on a word wall.
A comprehension activity using a recount for lower grades.
A pack of 7 posters which explain the Super Six reading comprehension strategies.
A comprehension worksheet paired with an informational text about world explorers.
Five sets of literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with issue 1 of Teach Starter's Grade 2 magazine.
A task to use when teaching your students about the sequence text structure.
A template for students to use when learning how to write a simile poem.
A teaching resource to help teach your students about author's purpose.
A poster providing a definition and example of a concrete poem (or shape poem).
Assess reading comprehension by reviewing 3 short passages and answering questions about the author's purpose.
A template to use when teaching students how to compare and contrast.
A book review worksheet that encourages your students to share their thoughts on a story.
Ten comprehension goal cards for lower elementary.
In this author's purpose activity, students will sort 20 phrase cards into groups by identifying whether the text is meant to inform, persuade, or entertain.
A set of 18 reading comprehension strategy posters.
Define and discuss vocabulary words associated with diversity and equality using this flip-book writing activity.
A comprehension worksheet paired with an informational text about Thanksgiving.
A collection of worksheets which enable students to practice applying reading comprehension strategies.
Identify supporting evidence for the main idea of an informational text passage and answer the comprehension questions.
Organize ideas and context clues that support the author's purpose from your assigned texts.
A graphic organizer to use when learning new vocabulary words.
A beautifully designed, 24-page reading magazine specifically written for Grade 1 students.
A pack of 10 posters explaining some of the most commonly used reading comprehension strategies.