Target Grade: K-8
Description: Get your students talking about the text they read by using this engaging acronym. This download comes with full color and black and white copies. Download this resource today and your students will thank you.
Target Grade: K-3
Description: These easy to use retelling cards will have your students begging to retell the text. This full color download comes with a twelve retelling "blooms" and a colorful story map.
Ramp Up Your Textbook Reading
Target Grade: 2-8
Description: The transition from reading fiction texts to nonfiction texts is often challenging for children. One of the greatest hurdles can be found in the textbooks assigned for each content-area subject. Readability studies conducted on these texts often reveal above grade-level reading vocabulary and text structure. The Ramp Up Your Textbook Reading tool is designed to support students as they journey through their textbooks. Explicitly teaching the features found in most textbooks provides students with the strategies they need to successfully manage textbooks for years to come.
Scooping Up Prefixes and Suffixes
Target Grade: 1-5
Description: Scoop up the fun with these colorful playing cards. Partners work together to uncover the hidden prefixes and suffixes in their pile of cards. The winner takes home all the ice cream! Each download arrives with directions for play. Place this engaging card game in your literacy station and your students will never want to interrupt your guided reading lesson again!
Rolling Through Nonfiction
Target Grade: Grade 3-8
Description: Let's make reading and processing nonfiction text more engaging! Add a number cube (six sided die) and ask your students to collaborate after reading a piece of nonfiction text. The questions students respond to correlate closely to those asked on state tests.
Specifications: Each set will arrive with six double-sided laminated boards ready for classroom use.
Score Big With Fiction
Target Grade: 3-8
Description: You’ll have your students shooting for the stars on your state reading tests after they use this engaging instructional tool. Students read a text and respond to questions modeled after state reading tests. When students become familiar with the question stems common to the state tests they become more efficient readers who are better prepared to score big!
Exploring Informational Text
Target Grade: 1-8
Description: Get your students excited about reading nonfiction text and ready for your state tests at the same time. These engaging, easy to implement response cards will have your students begging to read more informational text.
Text Structure Brain Mat
Target Grade: 3-8
Description: Learning how the author organizes nonfiction texts allows the reader to comprehend more sohpsiticated texts. This sorting mat provides students with the opportunity to read short passages of information and sort them into the text structure selected by the author.
Go for the Goal
Target Grade: 1-4
Description: This ready to use independent work station will have your students begging to practice fact and opinion. Working in pairs or individually students read statements and sort the footballs into facts or opinion. Score big with your students and download this ready to use today.
Target Grade: K-12
Description: Use this Somebody Wanted But So Then poster to support your students summary of fiction stories.