Common Core Aligned Resources for L.4.1
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
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When to Use "Me", "Myself" and "I"
3 mins 2nd - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Clarify your kids' writing with a video about pronouns, specifically me, myself, and I. As kids watch the short video, they see cute robots demonstrate the proper use of each pronoun, as well as the definitions of reflexive and intensive...
Lesson 5: Create Dances With Prosody For “Sparklers;” TRAIL Marker #1
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewAfter a brain dance to warm up gross motor skills, small groups create and present a dance that showcases the free-verse poem "Sparklers" by Mark Vinz. The lesson closes with a progress monitoring system designed to assess comprehension...
Verbs: Regular, Irregular, Simple Past Tense
K - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Adding -ed to the ends of most verbs can change a sentence to the past tense—but what about verbs like think or draw? Provide class members with practice activities that focus on both regular and irregular verbs in the simple past tense.
Reading Activity: Circle the Right
4th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Fables can teach us about life's morals, but they are also helpful for reviewing verb tense, spelling, and word choice. Three reading passages feature well-known fables, each with several opportunities for students to circle the correct...
Island of the Blue Dolphins: Lesson Activities
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Use a 12-activity packet to complete as the class reads Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott Odell. The skills practice sheets have everything from grammar practice identifying parts of speech to using chapters to answer reading...
Wells Fargo History Museum: Curriculum Guide
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Learn about the California Gold Rush from an institution that has been in place since the early days of the American West: Wells Fargo History Museum. From domain-specific vocabulary review to group research projects, an expansive packet...
Subject and Object Pronouns; Direct and Indirect Object
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Replacing a gift can end up in an awkward moment—but not when replacing a noun with a pronoun! Watch the most effective ways to use subject and object pronouns, as well as direct and indirect object pronouns, with an entertaining grammar...
Beginner Level Thanksgiving ESL Lesson Plan
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Thanksgiving is a cherished tradition in the United States and Canada. Introduce the beginnings of the Thanksgiving celebration with a resource that features reading comprehension activities, vocabulary exercises, and a short writing...