Learn about the planets with differentiated compare and contrast passages, activities, and writing opportunities.
Implement a complete study of nonfiction text features with an “All About Me” Nonfiction Text Features project in Digital or Paper format.
Build vocabulary and have fun with idiom games.
Differentiate reading instruction with nonfiction texts, compare and contrast activities, and response to text writing opportunities.
Teach your students how to write a good constructed response and integrate grade level Social studies concepts with a Westward Expansion-based Constructed Response worksheet and graphic organizer.
Teach your students how to write a good constructed response and integrate grade level Social studies concepts with a Mexican Cession-based Constructed Response worksheet and graphic organizer.
Use this biographical writing poster with annotations to help your students understand how to write an engaging biography.
Enhance your students' comprehension, vocabulary, and writing skills with this nonfiction Earth Day passage and accompanying activities.
Review our profile on Nigerian social pioneer Obiageli Ezekwesili and answer questions to reinforce understanding.
Review our profile on the first Black woman astronaut and answer questions to reinforce understanding.
An article and comprehension task that celebrates women during World War 1.
Meet famous Black History Month figures with this informational text and comprehension questions activity.
Review our profile on Vice President Kamala Harris and answer questions to reinforce understanding.
Review our profile on civil rights activist Amelia Boynton and answer questions to reinforce understanding.
Read a short article, answer 10 comprehension questions, and use the gathered knowledge to write a central idea sentence about the text.
A set of 24 sorting cards to practice identifying different text structures.
A worksheet to record different text features found in a piece of text.
An editable PowerPoint to use when teaching text structures to your students.
A set of 24 text structure cards to use in a sorting or scoot activity.
An article about springtime blooms and festivals paired with a comprehension task.
A comprehension task to use when learning about Yuna Kim.
A comprehension worksheet paired with an informational text about the naked mole rat.
A comprehension worksheet paired with a comic about being safe when sharing photos on digital platforms.
Read and sort to help students learn about the structure of a biography with our cut & paste biography worksheet.
A set of flashcards and paragraphs to use as a sorting activity.
An activity for students to determine which of 2 related facts is a main idea and which is a supporting detail.
A set of 17 flashcards to review text features.
A comprehension worksheet paired with a magazine article about plastic pollution in our oceans.
A set of five literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with issue 1 of Teach Starter's Grade 4 "What's Buzzing?" magazine.
A beautifully designed, 24-page reading magazine written specifically for Grade 4 students.
A set of 14 task cards for upper elementary students to use after reading a fiction text.
A template for students to use when learning how to write a simile poem.