Common Core State Standards

Research to Build and Present Knowledge

12 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    Opinion Writing for 1st Graders - Worksheet Bundle

    Help your first graders learn how to write an opinion piece using these handy writing prompt worksheets.

    Teach Starter Publishing 10 pages Grades: K - 2
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    Biography Cube

    Research and create an interactive biography for a historical figure.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: 1 - 6
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    'Facts About...' Template

    Get a sense of separating fact from opinion in texts with this graphic organizer.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: K - 3
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    Informative Texts - Scaffold Planning Sheets

    4 planning templates to use when writing an informational text.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 1 - 3
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    Exploring Procedural Texts Unit Plan

    This English Language Arts unit has been designed to introduce procedural texts to younger students. It addresses the purpose, structure and language features of instructions and recipes.

    Teach Starter Publishing 117 pages Grades: 1 - 2 Has Starter Sheet
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    Publishing a Recipe Book

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will publish a simple recipe for bush stew.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Independent Writing - How to Make Nature Stew

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will independently write a recipe for nature stew.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Guided Writing - How To Make Fruit Salad

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will jointly construct a simple recipe for fruit salad in small groups.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Simon Says!

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore action verbs, common nouns, and adverbial phrases in procedures.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Procedural Texts - Language Features

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify and explore the language features of procedures.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Procedural Texts - Text Structure

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify and explore the structure of procedures.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Instruct Me!

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore how procedures provide instructions about completing a task.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet