Engage young readers in texts with a dramatic reading of “The Itsy Bitsy Spider” and accompanying story retelling activity.
Solidify your nonfiction reading response lessons with this set of 12 comprehension task cards.
Build a foundation of literary concepts and skills with this set of 12 fiction reading response cards.
Read along to learn about soldier & activist Charity Adams Earley with this 13-slide PowerPoint presentation.
Read along to learn about Ruby Bridges and her role in desegregation with this 14-slide PowerPoint presentation.
Learn about Harriet Tubman and her work in the abolitionist movement with this 15-slide read-along PowerPoint presentation.
Learn about and discuss activist Rosa Parks and the Montgomery bus boycott with this 15-slide read-along PowerPoint presentation.
Use this 13-slide PowerPoint as a collaborative reading exercise about Martin Luther King, Jr.
Assess reading comprehension by reviewing 3 short passages and answering questions about the author's purpose.
Organize ideas and context clues that support the author's purpose from your assigned texts.
In this worksheet, students will read 2 pieces of text and identify characters, settings, problems, and solutions.
A cute monster-themed book report template.
A fun book report template for students to review their favourite book.
A fun fox book report template for your students to use when giving their opinion of a book.
Arrr!... really great pirate book report template!
A book report template fit for a... knight!
A 14-slide PowerPoint to use as a shared reading activity about Anna May Wong.
A 13-slide PowerPoint to use as a shared reading activity about Queen Lili'uokalani.
A 15-slide PowerPoint to use as a shared reading activity about Clara Barton.
A set of 12 flashcards to help students recognize common feelings and emotions.
A worksheet to use when teaching students about characters and how to make inferences.
A profile worksheet for students to use when learning to analyze characters in a text.
A template to teach students about emotions.
A set of reading awards for participating in Read Across America.
A set of 7 posters displaying different decoding strategies.
Five sets of literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with issue 1 of Teach Starter's Grade 1 magazine.
A beautifully designed, 24-page reading magazine specifically written for Grade 1 students.
A fun newspaper-themed poster with 3 book review templates.
Use this weekly poetry guide to celebrate National Poetry Month in your primary classroom.
A poster providing a definition and example of a simile poem.
A set of 12 task cards for primary students to use after reading a picture book.
A poster to use with young students when teaching similes.