Practice determining what details are relevant and irrelevant to a topic while providing a purposeful context.
A graphic organizer for students to use when categorizing sensory details.
Encourage communication and cooperation with this set of 10 team-building games.
Start the school year off with a bang with this getting-to-know-you activity.
Explore appropriate and inappropriate behaviors at the beginning of a new school year with a fun charade activity.
Review and reinforce eight possible roles for group work with this set of 2-in-1 reusable posters and desk cards.
A rubric designed to help teachers to assess students' oral presentations.
A fun game for students to explore positive and negative ways of reacting to situations.
A comprehension task that encourages students to apply a range of comprehension skills when finding out interesting fun facts about Rio.
A groups acrostic poster outlining the expectations of group teamwork.
A set of 10 picture puzzles to use as a team-building activity.
Help your students learn more about their new classmates with this fun speaking and listening activity!
A poster to use when teaching your students about public speaking.
A persuasive writing task based on real-world issues affecting children.
Download a printable Halloween bulletin board set for your classroom library or school library. Showcase your students’ insightful book reviews with our Halloween-themed classroom display.
Use QR codes to get to know your new classmates at the start of a new school year.
Prompts for students to use when orally discussing books.
A poster that explains the skills students need for a great oral presentation!
Describe student-led discussion strategies with this set of 8 posters.
A fun icebreaker activity to use at the beginning of a new school year.
A whole class active game that encourages creative thinking and teamwork.
A classroom display to encourage questioning in the classroom.
Eleven speaking and listening goal labels for upper elementary.
Thinking Hats based on Dr. Edward de Bono's teachings.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will develop an understanding of what constitutes poetry.
This English unit addresses the common elements of poetry and explores how these may be applied to shape poems, limericks, odes and simple ballads.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore their preconceived ideas and attitudes towards poetry.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will present an opinion speech to the class using appropriate oral presentation skills.
This English unit addresses the genre of opinion writing; specifically, how to write an effective opinion piece.