Common Core Aligned Resources for RL.1.2
Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.
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A Selection of Stories from The Æsop for Children
K - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Read and incorporate a variety of Aesop's Fables into a fable genre study with an eBook produced by the Library of Congress. The interactive eBook contains 146 fables written by Aesop and includes colorful interactive illustrations by...
Mummies in the Morning Egyptian pyramids, hieroglyphics
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...
Folk and Fairy Tale Readers: The Little Red Hen
Pre-K - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Engage young learners in reading classic folk tales with this printable version of The Little Red Hen. The simple language and repetitive structure of the story make it perfect for children working on developing their fluency. Two...
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 instructional activity, children learn to use...
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...
A Story of Survival: The Wampanoag and the English
Pre-K - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewRedesign your holiday celebrations with the aid of a lesson plan booklet packed with facts, images, maps, activities, and readings about the three-day feast that marked the English settlers' first successful harvest.
First Come the Zebra Teacher’s Guide
1st - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Accompany a reading of First Come the Zebra written and illustrated by Lynne Barasch with a teacher's guide equipped with before reading, vocabulary, and after reading activities. Additional social studies, science, music, art, math, and...
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...
The Lorax by Dr. Seuss Lesson Plan
1st - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Celebrate the whimsical world of Dr. Seuss with a lesson plan that features the memorable tale of The Lorax. After listening to a riveting read-aloud, scholars take part in a grand conversation about the story and environment. Then they...
Protecting the Critical Habitat of the Manatee and Loggerhead Turtle
1st CCSS: Adaptable
Explore ocean habitats with a lesson plan that showcases the home of manatees and loggerhead turtles in Belize. Here, pupils compare and contrast the homes of ocean animals to those of humans, listen to an original short story about the...