Holidays Around the World & Christmas Around the World are high-interest topics. Keep it rigorous & engaging with these teaching resources!
Students love these close reading passages with high-interest Christmas Around the World. Teachers love the critical thinking!
Help your students dig deeper into informational text with these holiday-themed close reading passages and questions focused on Christmas Around the World.
The Christmas Around the World Close Reading passages include sentence stems and short answer responses that focus on critical thinking and using text evidence to make inferences.
You’re going to enjoy this new product line – Nonfiction Text Feature Scavenger Hunts! In this post, you will see: How the Scavenger Hunt Increases Learning. When to Use the Scavenger Hunt. What’s in the Text Feature Scavenger Hunt? Here’s a quick overview video, and then we’ll get into the details. Text Feature Scavenger […]
Solving Equations Scavenger HuntThis is a great way to engage middle school math students! solving equations scavenger hunt can help your 7th and 8th grade students in many ways. Do your students need more practice with solving equations with variables on both sides? thumbs-o-up Do you want an active engagement practice activity that is aligned […]
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Hurricane Harvey overstayed its welcome and left a mess in its path. From Corpus Christi and Rockport to San Antonio back to Houston and Lake Conroe and now towards Beaumont and Louisiana – water is everywhere.In the face of this catastrophic disaster, there is something more powerful than wind, rain, and floods. The strength of […]
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Summarizing Video Lesson Bundle Get ready to take your literacy instruction multi-modal! This new summarizing lesson bundle has video, cartoon, guided notes, student talk, writing, speaking, listening, and reading. Mini-Lesson Video Mini-Lesson to guide students through the basics. Short Story Two short stories for summarizing guided practice. Cartoons To engage and scaffold language learners. Reading […]
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Simple Ways to Learn Context Clues You know that decoding word sounds is one of the major obstacles to reading fluency. You also know that there is another major obstacle…using context clues to decoding word meanings. Vocabulary is a killer in reading comprehension. It is also one of the largest factors in creating strong readers. However, […]
STAAR review is so much easier with the right resources. The right warm-ups, spiral practice, stations, and group work. That’s what these math task cards are! Your students will appreciate the simplicity and support in these new STAAR review resources. You will appreciate how engaged students are and how well-aligned the questions are to STAAR […]
Area and Perimeter Scavenger Hunt These 16 task cards are designed to be posted around the room, outside, or in the hallways. The area and perimeter task cards link to each other based on student answers. Students use their answers to “hunt” for the next area and perimeter task card! So fun and engaging. ‘I […]
Summarizing can be so difficult for some upper elementary students to grasp! I think you’ll agree with me when I say, …some tests (including STAAR) can cause headaches when they ask students to summarize text! It has to be this way, right? Or does it? I’m going to show you how reading teachers successfully teach […]
You might have heard, “If you teach it right, they don’t need test prep.” This may be true for some advantaged students. But let’s face it, a reading test represents a unique genre that requires specific skills. Reading test prep is essential. And if you’re in Texas, STAAR review is even more critical. Before we […]
Math teachers, you know that students need spiral review and much of the time, review of material taught in previous grades! That’s why we created the Comparing Fractions Scavenger Hunt for you. At the time of this post we have grades 3-5 published, and grades 5-6 and 7-8 are coming soon! Scavenger Hunt […]