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Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!
K - 6th
Celebrate Read Across America Day or Dr. Seuss's birthday with a collection of reading comprehension materials. Versatile for any Dr. Seuss book, the worksheets and activities promote both foundational reading skills and critical thining abilities, all with the wonderful whimsy of Horton, Whos, and a Wocket.
Introduction to Short Story Writers Say
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
There are so many authors of short stories, and your class can have the chance to study quite a few. This seventh lesson in a series of fourteen continues the decision-making process for the final assessment: a short story author study....
The Call of the Wild: Jack London's Writing Style
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Expand your pupils' understanding of the book The Call of the Wild by Jack London by looking at his style and artistic vision. Class members examine the text and find instances of naturalism, eventually discussing a quote by London about...
Analysis Frame: Informational Nonfiction
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Picking apart an informational text can be tricky, but having the right questions to ask can certainly help the process. Begin with the basic questions about the topic, main idea, support, and purpose before moving on the the in-depth...
Identifying Author’s Purpose in a Newspaper
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
Between news articles, editorials, and comic strips, many different types of writing are presented to readers in a newspaper. The first lesson in this series helps children make sense of all this information by teaching them the key...
Identifying an Author’s Purpose - Part 2
2nd - 4th CCSS: Designed
The ability of young readers to cite textual evidence when discussing a piece of writing is essential to the development of their reading comprehension skills. The second instructional activity in this series allows learners to practice...