Common Core Aligned Resources for RI.2.9
Compare and contrast the most important points presented by two texts on the same topic.
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Can We Help Save the Earth? - A Compare and Contrast Lesson
2nd - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Two different texts, one topic, and a Venn diagram, it sounds like a standard ready to be met. Young learners compare and contrast two stories with an environmental themed; Virginia Lee Burton's The Little House and Bill Peet's Farewell...
Read-Aloud Lesson: Officer Buckle and Gloria
1st - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
The children's book Officer Buckle and Gloria by Peggy Rathmann is a great story for teaching young learners about teamwork and the importance of following rules. In a detailed, read-aloud lesson, children learn to use both the words and...
Arthur’s World Neighborhood: Bibliography for Kids
1st - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Support young learners as they expand their cultural awareness with this list of children's literature on countries from around the globe. Including both fictional and non-fictional texts. This resource will help students across the...
Rock On! Featuring the Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic Trio!
1st - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Get your classroom rocking with this four-lesson earth science unit. Through a series of shared reading activities and hands-on investigations, young geologists learn about the three types of rocks and the unique properties of each.
Introduction to Compare and Contrast
7 mins 2nd - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Oranges and bananas, what do they have in common and how are they different? Have an interactive, virtual grand discussion with narrator, Carrie Carter, who explains what it means to compare and contrast. Viewers also discover how to...
Nature Walk: Extra Support Lessons (Theme 2)
2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Reinforce concepts such as long vowels, spelling patterns, sound clusters, double-final consonants, and syllables with a nature-themed unit. Through a series of extra support lessons, learners compare and contrast using a Venn diagram,...
10 Ideas for Teaching Black History Month
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Celebrate Black History Month with the help of 10 ideas that delve deep into the history, major events, contributions, famous African Americans, and sheds light on how scholars today can take a proactive stance on current civil rights...
Top 20 Principles from Psychology for PreK–12 Creative, Talented, and Gifted Students’ Teaching and Learning
Pre-K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Who knew getting a better grasp on learning and psychology requires understanding only 20 principles? The resource, especially ideal for high school Psychology, discusses 20 important principles that debunk common myths and provide...