Alphabox Vocabulary Graphic Organizer Define unfamiliar words during readingThe possibilities are endless with this graphic organizer !Give to students with their independent reading book to collect vocabulary when they read. Or Use with any fiction article.
BACK TO SCHOOL Reading Interest SurveyThis survey is 3 pages and is great for the second or 3rd day ELA or Reading class. Ask your students a series of questions about their current reading attitude, behaviors, likes and dislikes. See what kinds of strategies they already know how to use!LIST of 20 READING RELATED words to define on the 3rd page - It is like a pretest for VOCAB!!!ENJOY!
5th and 6th grade On Demand Writing Assessments prepared for 3 genres of writing. Utilize as pre and post assessments for each of the Writing Units. Modify the prompt to meet the needs of your students.
Fiction Literature Response Tic tac Toe Reading Menu
Allow students differentiated options for Literature Responses to demonstrate their understanding while they read. Tic Tac Toe options appeal to different types of learners allow them choice and encourage challenge! Students can vary the types of activities daily, weekly or monthly.
BACK TO SCHOOL Parent Reading Questionnaire Survey
Parent Reading Questionnaire SurveyGet to know your parents and your students at home reading habits with this short questionnaire. Let the students be in control. Let the students design 4 of their own survey questions for their parents. Use this info when setting at home reading expectations.
What's the Claim? Scaffolded Argument Opinion Writing Claims & Counterclaims
This Graphic Organizer is leveled into 3 options for differentiation or scaffolding needs. Each graphic organizer has subtle differences to allow each student to stretch their thinking individually.A great activity for having students break down sentences using close reading strategies in order to determine claims and counterclaims for a given argument.
Biography Informational Essay Writing Prompts 6 different Tests ASSESSMENTS
Biography Essay PromptsThere are 6 unique Biography Essay Prompts with Lined paper templates. The topics include People, Places, Childhood, Achievements, Life Lessons and Contributions. Each essay prompt allows the students or the teacher to fill in the name of the Biographical person you are reading about in order to write the essay.
Historical Fiction Questions while Reading - Journal Prompts
Use this to help students revise for higher level vocabulary practice. Students can write sentences to improve the arguments impact, use thesauruses and resources to improve vocabulary and even write claims and counterclaims using the given statements.