Teaching Comma Rules | Book Units Teacher
The CCSS requires fifth grade students to learn five comma rules. Students will find this anchor chart and flipbook as a quick easy reference.
Free Printable CVC Word Mat
Help kindergarteners and first graders learn to spell short vowel CVC words with this free printable CVC Word Building Mat and picture card prompt set.
Compare and Contrast (Address the standards with this FREE activity!)
This blog post contains a FREE compare and contrast reading activity! Materials are included so you can replicate the compare and contrast anchor chart and lesson for your own upper elementary and middle school students.
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Happy Halloween SLPeeps! “I love when Halloween is on a Wednesday”… said NO person who works with or has children EVER! I hope you’re surviving this crazy week! We’v…
Right before we launched our No Prep Phonics Booklets...We decided to create Phonics-Based POETRY! What we thought was impossible...became possible with all our heads together!And today, it's ready for you and your students! Your life just got easier...because your No Prep Phonics Poems are HERE! W...
Word of the Week Routine to Enhance Vocabulary + FREE Worksheet
Having a Word of the Week routine is an effective way of getting students to interact with and learn the meaning of new words. It helps students with their vocabulary acquisition which directly results in improved reading and writing skills.
Suffixes – Word Endings that Indicate Parts of Speech - ESLBuzz Learning English
Understanding suffixes (word endings) helps students with spelling (one suffix can be used in many words) and grammar (one suffix has a distinct part of speech such as noun, verb.
Restating the Question Lesson
Am I the only one who adds this skill to her plans ASAP for the new school year? As. Soon. As. Possible. It's crucial, and it's one of th...
Have you seen our Zoom Cards? Zoom Cards provide a very practical and easy way to prep a structure for your phonics fluency instruction for the entire year! Students can work at their own level, practice and self-monitor their assessment. ccvc words Each of the sequenced phonics cards is now provided in the original hand-sized format as well as a new page-sized versions, perfect for students who need large print. Why not also use the page sized cards for a whole-class fluency focus lesson?…
Monster Mash Freebies!!! - Classroom Freebies
One of my favorite activities in my classroom this week is “Monster Compare & Contrast”! It’s hanging out in my HOTS (Higher Order Thinking Skills) center! My kiddos show the similarities and differences between Monster A & B using a Venn Diagram!! You can click on the picture to download it for FREE! Check out these Dollar Tree eyeballs!!! ... Read More about Monster Mash Freebies!!!
How to Teach CVC Word Families!
Hearing a child learn to read for the first times is one of the greatest joys for parents, teachers and kids! There is nothing like it! After children
19 Ridiculously Simple DIYs Every Elementary School Teacher Should Know
From the beginning of the year until the end, these fun activities will get your students excited about learning. You should definitely go out and get some popsicle sticks for this.