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Introduce: Comprehension Monitoring using About Trees

For Teachers K - 3rd
As scholars begin reading more difficult text, they need to acquire an arsenal of comprehension strategies. Here are few helpful ones to guide new readers through the informational text About Trees, which is linked here for printing....
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Exploring Text Features

For Teachers 2nd - 4th Standards
A lesson challenges scholars to identify text features of nonfiction text. Following an introductory discussion, the class walks through a textbook to review several text features such as the table of contents, headings, glossaries, and...

Reading about Freaky Frogs: “The Amazon Horned Frog"

For Teachers 3rd Standards
The Amazon Horned Frog is the focus of a activity designed to encourage readers to ask and answer questions. A frog-themed poem opens the door to a whole-group discussion. Following a read-aloud of an informational text, a three-page...

Reading about Freaky Frogs: “The Water-Holding Frog"

For Teachers 3rd Standards
Boost reading comprehension skills with a lesson all about freaky frogs. A poem hooks scholars and takes them into a reading of an informational text followed by peer discussions. A three-page worksheet focuses on text features and...
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Before, During, and After Reading Activities

For Teachers 2nd - 5th Standards
Address a multitude of skills with a series of nonfiction reading graphic organizers. From making predictions and accessing prior knowledge to think-pair-share and retelling information, the activities are a solid addition to any...
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Practice Book O

For Teachers 3rd - 6th Standards
Whether you need resources for reading comprehension, literary analysis, phonics, vocabulary, or text features, an extensive packet of worksheets is sure to fit your needs. Based on a fifth-grade curriculum but applicable to any level of...
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Surprise!: Challenge Activities (Theme 2)

For Teachers 1st Standards
Surprise! is the theme of this series of challenge activities. The surprise comes from the information your scholars will discover when researching topics such as alligators and crocodiles, living in other countries, becoming a...
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Text Features Scavenger Hunt

For Students 4th - 7th
All teachers are teachers of reading. Model for your students how to use text features as comprehension tools with a graphic organizer and worksheet that list important features, their purpose, and how they aid comprehension. Individuals...
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Put Your Habits to Work in Math

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Learning how to read an expository text is an essential skill. The questions on this two-page worksheet lead pupils to understand that the title, heading, diagrams, photographs, problems and captions all support the main idea of a...
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Cartoons for the Classroom: Nationalizing Banks

For Students 9th - 12th
Do your economists understand the complexities of the recent financial crisis? Use this political cartoon analysis worksheet to shed some humor and light on the nationalization of banks. The cartoonist utilizes irony to make his point....
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Pictures, Photographs, and Captions

For Teachers 6th Standards
"How do photographs contribute to an autobiography?" Laurence Yep's The Lost Garden provides learners with an opportunity to examine how photos and their captions contribute to and clarify events in a story. Class members use expressive...
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Lesson 4: Text Features

For Teachers 5th Standards
The ability to use text features effectively can translate to many texts and purposes. Show your class these tools while working with the biography Lost Star: The Story of Amelia Earhart. Explore the different text features within the...
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Frindle Comic Strip

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders read the book Frindle and create a comic strip. In this creative writing project students make their own comic strip. Students retell the plot and incorporate character traits in their comic strip.
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Making a Meal of It- Captioning

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students construct captions to go along with photographs. In this descriptive writing lesson, students examine photos and prepare captions to accurately describe the photograph.
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Catchy Captions

For Teachers K - 5th
Students write captions for pictures cut out from newspapers and match the actual captions to the pictures.
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Seeing Science

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Pupils explore the concepts of color and spectra and use multimedia to communicate their findings. Motion video, graphics, text and narration are utilized to demonstrate the research.
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Writing Captions

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Where can one find a caption, and why are they so important? The first several slides of this presentation explain captions and their importance. Then, with the last 20 or so slides, viewers will attempt to create captivating captions...
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Captions and Graphic Aides

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders read a book.  In this informational text features lesson, 5th graders define captions and their purpose.  Students view an article and discuss the graphic aides that assist comprehending the information presented.  Students...
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Reading Quilt/Main Idea

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders study main events in a story. In this reading comprehension instructional activity, 6th graders illustrate each event on a piece of paper with a quotation from the book and a summary of the event to represent the caption of...
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For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine how headings, illustrations, and captions can promote interest as well as comprehension of a text. They view a PowerPoint presentation about the Harlem Renaissance, and create a PowerPoint presentation or a poster about...
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Spedwards Times

For Teachers K - 1st
Learners research parts of existing newspapers by having a newspaper treasure hunt. Students glue pieces found on poster board with headings. Learners meet and interview a newspaper reporter. Students create a name and masthead for...
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Reading Predictions

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders read and predict content and purpose for table of contents, index, headings, captions, illustrations, and major words from their science or social studies textbooks. They use books' elements to summarize what they can find...
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Photo Scrapbook

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Have your class summarize a reading with drawings. This page provides six boxes shaped like photographs, each with small space for pupils to write a caption. A great way for students to process what they've read, use the resource for...
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Picture Talk

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students explain a picture or caption using events from a story. In this literacy instructional activity, students analyze a picture and make a connection to the text. Additionally, students share ideas about how pictures can form a...