Common Core Aligned Resources for RL.1.1
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
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Read Across America Classroom Activity Guide
Pre-K - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Celebrate the legendary Dr. Seuss on Read Across America Day with a plethora of activities set to five stories—The Cat in the Hat, The Lorax, Horton Hears a Who, Oh, the Places You'll Go!, and Green Eggs and Ham. Activities include...
Mummies in the Morning Egyptian pyramids, hieroglyphics
3 mins 1st - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Visit the Magic Treehouse and take your class on a trip through time with a reading of the children's book Mummies in the Morning. Using the story to spark an investigation into Egyptian culture, this literature unit engages...
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...
There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Leaves Storia Teaching Guide
K - 2nd CCSS: Designed
There was an old lady who swallowed some leaves? Little learners read a new version of the old swallow story with a fall twist as they try to answer the big question; Why is that lady swallowing all that weird stuff? The teacher's guide...
Using a Title to Determine the Main Idea
K - 1st CCSS: Designed
Use the title of a book to determine the main idea. Readers will view the cover of The Wedding and predict what the story will be about. Graphic organizers help chart important information and build new vocabulary. Other stories are used...
Benjamin Franklin: In Search of a Better World
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewOf the many roles he played, Benjamin Franklin most wanted to be remembered as B. Franklin, Printer. Learners of all ages find out more about this amazing man through the activities included in the Benjamin Franklin Tercentenary Guide.
Quick Literacy Centers for Back to School
1st - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Use a set of quick and easy to use literacy centers at the beginning of the year as you start to assess your students. The 13-page packet provides writing and reading activities with simple directions that allows new class members to...
One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish
Pre-K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Get beginning readers excited about National Reading Month with a resource that includes a game of matching, finding and making fish patterns, comparing and contrasting in a Venn diagram, and graphing. The resource gives a one-page plan...
Are the "Star-Belly Sneetches" Good Citizens?
K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Create a tight-knit classroom community with a lesson plan that stresses the importance of belonging. First, Dr. Seuss lends his wise words about citizenship through The Sneetches and Other Stories. After a grand conversation about the...