Questioning or I Wonder Graphic Organizer

Questioning and wondering is a great technique for student’s reading comprehension. Use this graphic organizer for students to complete before, during, and after reading books. This can be used at any level as students will be reading

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Reading Comprehension Packets

Guided Reading Lesson Plans Our site now includes comprehension packets that can be used for reading classes including guided reading. These are for books at many levels including chapter books. It includes activities that incorporate

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Elementary Education Reading Levels

Elementary Education Reading Level Table – By Age aa A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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Writing Porfolio Covers

Here is a printable writing portfolio cover for kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grade. Kindergarden Writing Porfolio Cover PDF 1st Grade Writing Porfolio Cover PDF 2nd Grade Writing Porfolio Cover PDF 3rd

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Poetry Reading

In the following language arts lesson, students shall dramatize a poem. The lesson is a great way for students to express their emotions. Many students in the intermediate grades are feeling many emotions that they

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Parts of Speech

In the following language arts lesson, students shall demonstrate the ability to write for a variety of academic and technical purposes and audiences by: writing a story based on direct experience or observation including: a)

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Basic Grammatical Punctuation

In this lesson, students shall demonstrate the ability to write for a variety of academic and technical purposes and audiences by editing the finished work for correct mechanics and spelling. Students shall use classroom discussion,

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Weekly Journal Template

Here is a template for a writing journal that can be used in grades 3-6. This is a great place for your students to respond to a writing prompt or just a place for the

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Holiday and Seasonal Word Searches

Printable Worksheets – Language Arts Lesson Plan The following word search printables can be used as an extra or time filler. Students love word searches! They can have fun while increasing their vocabulary and practicing

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Friendly Letter Template

Here is a template that can be used to help your students write friendly letters.  It includes places for a heading, greeting, body, and closing. Friendly Letter Template PDF

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The Process of Writing A Paragraph

In this lesson, students will know the process of writing a paragraph and be able to write a paragraph using the writing process. Students will have the opportunity to brainstorm for ideas (prewriting), make a

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Reread Chart – Anchor Chart

Here is a REREAD anchor chart you can post in your room. This chart can be used in grade 1 and up. It serves as a great reminder to students to reread and of all

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Character Trait Chart – Anchor Chart

This character trait chart can be used in any grade. It is a wonderful chart that can be posted in the room or given to students as a reference to use when trying to describe

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Vacation Journal or Memory Book

This is a vacation memory book or journal that can be used as a writing assignment when your students go on vacation. Parents can also use this to make memories of a trip. This is

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Spelling Dictionary

This is a great tool for students to keep in their desks. It has commonly used words and students can add words of their own. This tool can help students with their writing. Grades 1-6

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Biography Topics & Biography Helper/Template

Have your students write a biography by using our Biography Helper template. All they need to do is choose a topic. Feel free to use our list which includes historical presidents, patriots, inventors, explorers, women,

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Book Report Helper & Template

A template that will help elementary students do a book report. It will help them include necessary components to a book report and keep it organized. This is also a great comprehension tool to see

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Journal Template

A great activity for your students grades 2-6 that can be used as Language Arts or just as a filler during students’ free time. You can use writing prompts or topics your students can choose

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2nd Grade High Frequency Word List

High Frequency Words 2nd Grade High Frequency Word List PDF thought head under story saw left don’t few while along might something close seem next hard open begin life those both paper example always together

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Phonics and English Language Rules

Grades 2-4 Phonics and English Language Rules PDF Short vowels are found at the beginning or middle of a word. When there is only one vowel in a word, the vowel will usually say the

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Figurative Language Similes

In this lesson, students shall interpret and evaluate information on figurative language by reading, listening, and viewing. The objectives for this lesson are for students to understand what similes are and how and why they

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Contractions

In the following lesson, students will learn what contractions are and some basic rules used in contractions, Students will understand that when doing contractions, you don’t change the “first word” and will learn the you

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Comprehension Table

This comprehension table is a template that can be printed out. It is a great printable that can be used with any fiction book. It helps with student’s comprehension. By filling out each section, it

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Student Journal

Grades 1-6 Journaling is a great way for your students to write. Have them keep a monthly journal. You can either provide the topics or let them choose one of their own. Here is a

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High Frequency Word List – 1st Grade

First Grade the of and a to in is you that it he was for on are as with his they I at be this have from or one had by word but not what

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Basic Reading Tips

Grades 1-3 SOUND IT OUT BREAK IT APART REREAD THE SENTENCE ASK YOURSELF WHAT WOULD MAKE SENSE ASK A FRIEND FOR A CLUE HINT: DON’T GIVE IT AWAY, GIVE A CLUE SUCH AS IT STARTS

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Phonetic Skills

First Grade is also an important level for working on phonetic skills. You will want to base your sequence based on the materials you will be using. Here are some key phonetic skills to work

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Retelling The Main Event In Sequence

In the following lesson, students shall demonstrate comprehension of literal meaning through reading, viewing, or listening to nonfiction selections by: Retelling main events or ideas in sequence. In this lesson, students will be able to

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The Silent E

This following lesson is a language arts lesson that can be used in 1st or 2nd grade depending on the level of your students. After this lesson, your students should be able to recognize words

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Rhyming Lesson Plan

In this lesson, students will demonstrate comprehension of literal meanings through reading, listening, and viewing non-fiction selections by pronouncing new words using phonics skills and demonstrating appropriate techniques for learning new vocabulary. Students will hear

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High Frequency Word List – Kindergarten

High Frequency Word Lists Kindergarten the of and a to in is you that it he was for on are as with his they I at be this have from or one had by word

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Literal Meaning of Reading

In this lesson, students will demonstrate comprehension of literal meaning through reading, viewing, and listening to nonfiction and fiction selecting, pronouncing new words using phonics skills, and demonstrating appropriate techniques for learning new vocabulary. Students

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Month-by-Month Spelling and Word Work Activities

We have attached month-by-month Spelling or Word Work activities that can go with any Spelling list.  Help add some excitement to your student’s word work or Spelling.  These templates can be used with any word

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Spelling Test 20 Words

Here is a printable for students to take Spelling tests on.  It can be cut in half to save on paper.  Suitable for second grade, third grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade. Download Our 20

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