Common Core State Standards
Identify basic similarities in and differences between two texts on the same topic (e.g., in illustrations, descriptions, or procedures).
4 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
Compare and Contrast - Venn Diagram Template
A template to use when teaching students how to compare and contrast.
Compare and Contrast - Objects Worksheets
A pack of 5 worksheets comparing and contrasting pictures of similar objects.
Exploring Informative Texts Unit Plan - Year 1 and Year 2
This English unit has been designed to introduce the informative genre to younger students; specifically, the purpose, structure and language features of information reports.
Separating Fact From Fiction
A 60 minute lesson in which students will understand the difference between real and make-believe.