Useful Information - Fast Facts
In this gathering information worksheet, students will read 3 websites menus about camping and hiking and mark the links that would provide the most useful information on the topic.
3rd - 5th English Language Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
Identifying an Author’s Purpose
Throughout any piece of writing, words and phrases are used that provide the reader hints about the author's purpose. Teach young readers how to pick up on these clues as they learn to identify writing that entertains, informs, and...
2nd - 4th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Ever wonder why the sky changes color so often? Readers examine an informational excerpt from John Farndon's How the Earth Works. They underline key points as they read and then answer five response questions. Prompts review main points,...
4th - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Teaching About Fact and Opinion
Support reading comprehension instruction with a collection designed to reinforce fact and opinion. Begin with a mini lesson plan, then delve into what is a fact, and what is an opinion. Then, browse example papers, and sort facts and...
1st - 3rd English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Informative/Explanatory: Informative Article Unit Introduction
Here is everything you need to teach fourth graders to write informative/explanatory articles in one unit plan. This carefully crafted resource packet includes lessons, exercises, and activities based on the writing process, that enable...
4th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed