Assess reading comprehension by reviewing 3 short passages and answering questions about the author's purpose.
Use this slide deck and accompanying materials to teach your students how to read, understand, and identify timelines.
Use these task cards to practice analyzing characters within any fictional text.
Use these colorful, fun task cards to help your beginning reader identify first, and third-person point of view (POV)
Use this biographical writing poster with annotations to help your students understand how to write an engaging biography.
Help students identify metaphors with this classroom poster.
Review our profile on the first Black woman astronaut and answer questions to reinforce understanding.
A comprehension activity paired with a biography on Malala Yousafzai.
Play this figurative language game with a group to practice recognizing and inventing metaphors, similes, and personification.
Explore five global Valentine’s Day traditions with this informational text and comprehension questions activity.
Review MLK's "I Have a Dream" speech text and explore the metaphors he used to convey his message through the accompanying questions.
Reinforce sound devices used in text by sorting 16 figurative language cards into their appropriate category.
Organize ideas and context clues that support the author's purpose from your assigned texts.
Identify and create alliteration patterns in texts.
Identify and interpret hyperboles used in sentences.
Analyze 24 text examples and determine which of the 5 purposes of writing each of the sorting cards belongs to.
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.
In this figurative language matching game, students will pair 24 phrase cards with their corresponding literary device.
A set of 24 sorting cards to practice identifying the five different text structures.
A sorting activity to help students identify the author’s purpose for a piece of text.
An editable PowerPoint presentation to use when teaching mood.
A set of 12 task cards to practice working with figurative language.
A worksheet to practice identifying the mood of a piece of text.
A worksheet to practice identifying idioms and their meaning.
A board game to practice working with different types of figurative language.
An editable instructional slide deck and accompanying worksheets and activities to use when teaching figurative language.
An editable text structure instructional slide deck to use when teaching text structures to your students.
An editable 20-slide PowerPoint to use when teaching your students about hyperbole.
A worksheet to practice identifying hyperbole in a piece of text.
A set of 24 text structure cards to use in a sorting or scoot activity.
A worksheet that can be used in multiple ways when teaching figurative language.
A set of 28 figurative language example cards to use in a sorting or scoot activity.