recognize characteristics and structures of informational text, including:
Provide students with Social Studies and Writing instruction using the RACES strategy for constructed response paragraphs.
Provide young readers with concrete examples of reading strategies with a set of 18 ready-made reading anchor charts.
A beautifully designed, 24-page reading magazine specifically written for Grade 2 students.
Use this Irma Rangel worksheet and writing prompt to help students write a paragraph using text evidence.
Build skills in identifying main idea and details in nonfiction texts with an instructional slide deck for primary grades/
A worksheet and answer sheet to use when teaching students the about the cause and effect text structure.
A set of 17 flashcards to review text features.
Discover the influence and positive character traits of Thurgood Marshall with a reading passage and RACES writing prompt for fourth grade.
Five sets of literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with issue 1 of Teach Starter's Grade 2 magazine.
Build skills in identifying main idea and details in nonfiction texts with a main idea anchor chart for primary grades.
An activity for students to practice procedure and sequence.
A set of 6 cards showing the steps to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich.
Use this passage, writing prompt, and worksheet to help students write a constructed response paragraph about Abigail Adams.
Integrate reading, writing, and American history with a constructed response worksheet about Paul Revere and the American Revolution.
A poster illustrating the procedure about how to make a pretzel.
A book review worksheet that encourages your students to share their thoughts on a story.
Use this biographical constructed response worksheet to teach your students about Jane Addams.
A blank fishbone and herringbone diagram to use in any subject area.
Integrate reading, writing, and American history with a constructed response worksheet about Susan B. Anthony and the women’s rights movement.
Solidify your nonfiction reading response lessons with this set of 12 comprehension task cards.
Learn facts about Sojourner Truth with an informational reading passage and writing activity for third grade and up.
A task to use when teaching your students about the sequence text structure.
Learn facts about Benjamin Franklin with an informational reading and writing activity focusing on the constructed response format.
A set of 8 cards showing the steps for how to wash your hands properly
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.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore how procedures provide instructions about completing a task.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will publish a simple recipe for bush stew.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will independently write a recipe for nature stew.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will jointly construct a simple recipe for fruit salad in small groups.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore action verbs, common nouns, and adverbial phrases in procedures.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify and explore the language features of procedures.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify and explore the structure of procedures.