Elementary Language Arts Teacher Resources
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New York State Testing Program: English/Language Arts Book 2, Grade 5 2007
In this 5th grade English/Language Arts standardized test practice worksheet, students listen to a fictional story that as their instructor reads and respond to 5 questions regarding the selection. Students also respond to 1 writing prompt.
5th Language Arts 3 Views 30 Downloads
A Tongue-Twisting Language Arts Lesson
Pupils discover enunciation and alliteration by reading tongue twisters in class. In this language arts lesson, students listen and repeat some of the classic childhood tongue twisters along with their teacher. Pupils write their own mini tongue twister and create an illustration for it.
1st - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts 60 Views 157 Downloads
Exploring Poetry and Poets
Combine the study of poetry and non-fiction texts with this complete and ready-to-use six-week unit. After reading numerous poems from local writers and compiling a personal anthology, high schoolers find and read a memoir or biography of a chosen poet.
9th - 12th Language Arts 37 Views 418 Downloads
Motor Car and Galimoto: An Intercultural lesson in pragmatism, creativity, and perseverance
Third graders explore cultural awareness by reading children's literature. In this human poverty lesson, 3rd graders read the book Galimoto by Karen Lynn Williams and discuss the main character's struggle to achieve his goals. Students complete a reading comprehension form which categorizes the different story settings and structure.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
Orville and Wilbur Wong and the Fantastic Flying Machines
Upper elementary and middle schoolers examine the role of Chinese immigrants in America. They investigate literature, history and cultures of Chinese-Americans. This ambitious plan takes two weeks to complete, and it brings in elements of science, and history as well as language arts.
5th - 7th Language Arts 14 Views 38 Downloads
Flora and Fauna as Figures of Speech
What a lovely way to incorporate artwork into your language arts lesson. View artwork in illustrated manuscript pages, depicting insects, animals, plants, flowers, and ornate writing in the Getty Museum. Practice using figurative language to describe the rich resources and then create a work of art that illustrates a figurative saying with a drawing of flora and/or fauna, and text written in ornate script.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 15 Views 69 Downloads
Words and Pictures as Visual Images
Students create an illustration based upon a story. In this language arts instructional activity, students read the book, The Mysteries of Harris Burdick and list the characteristics of the illustrations. Students develop their own version of illustrations based upon an event in the story.
2nd - 5th Language Arts 7 Views 4 Downloads
Karma Tycoon Video Game Study Guide Unit Learning Goals and Links to Classroom Learning
Utilize smartphone or computer technology and have your learners develop their nonprofit business vocabulary and skills in civics, geography, economics, language arts, and math with the plans and activities in this resource. Included are lesson plans, vocabulary, how to play instructions, goals, and a worksheet that defines a nonprofit organization.
7th - 12th Language Arts 17 Views 17 Downloads
"Youth Obesity: Schools Fight Back” Language Arts Lesson Plan
Kids fight obesity by comparing the USDA food intake suggestions to what they personally consume throughout the day. They watch a video, read texts, and explore related vocabulary which they use as they compose an oral presentation. Hand outs and video links are included.
7th - 12th Health 74 Views 292 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Westward Ho-- With Multiple intelligences
Learners acquire knowledge and literacy (through multiple intelligences) in social studies, language arts, science and math as we study the Oregon Trail. This type of activity is strong in its attempt to be accessible to all learners.
4th - 6th Math 12 Views 53 Downloads
Community Arts Projects
Youngsters learn about community through exploration of their own neighborhood.In this instructional activity about community, students create a community in their classroom. Students think about what their community looks like by making a map.
Pre-K - K Social Studies & History 25 Views 99 Downloads
Learning WIth Jimmy and His Boa
First graders will begin with a hands-on technology introduction activity of a Paint picture example on the Internet. This Paint web site includes a picture, a story, and a higher order thinking question. After reading and discussing the book, The Day Jimmy's Boa Ate The Wash, 1st graders will develop a picture about the book using the a computer drawing program.
1st Language Arts 6 Views 34 Downloads
Voices of the Revolution
Fifth graders read stories in their language arts anthology about individuals from the Revolutionary War. They select one of those individuals to create a presentation on. Students will use World Book, Internet, etc. to conduct research. They incorporate clip art into their presentation by copying and pasting from a clip art file.
5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Ninth graders research the lives and values of Roman legendary heroes and contrast them to contemporary idols in a multimedia presentation. This lesson utilizes interdisciplinary skills (research, discussion, oral presentation and writing) and reinforces grade-level content areas (English Language Arts, Social Studies).
9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
Peter The Butterfly
Students complete an interdisciplinary unit chronicling the life cycle and movement patterns of the butterfly. Through language arts, mathematics, and science activities, students identify various types of butterflies and document the stages of the life cycle as well as migration patterns in North America.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 5 Views 19 Downloads