RI.2.8 Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.2.8

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"Describe how reasons support specific points the author makes in a text."

These worksheets and lesson plans can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Author's Claim, Reasons, and Evidence
Author's Claim, Reasons, and Evidence
Worksheet
Author's Claim, Reasons, and Evidence
In this activity, your class will examine nonfiction texts to determine an author's point, a supporting reason and two points of supporting evidence.
5th grade
Worksheet
Learning About the Ocean
Learning About the Ocean
Worksheet
Learning About the Ocean
This interesting and informative text about the ocean can be used to help students learn how to find the main idea and key details in a nonfiction text!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Ocean
The Ocean
Worksheet
The Ocean
This short nonfiction text will teach students about the ocean, and includes questions to help students identify the author’s point of view and purpose for writing the text by focusing on important vocabulary words that support the main idea.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Text-Based Fact or Opinion
Text-Based Fact or Opinion
Worksheet
Text-Based Fact or Opinion
Fact: This resource will give your students practice sorting out facts and opinions in their reading. Students will use this graphic organizer to distinguish between facts and opinions they find in their text and explain their reasoning.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Who Is Autumn Peltier? Reader
Who Is Autumn Peltier? Reader
Worksheet
Who Is Autumn Peltier? Reader
Children get to know teen water activist Autumn Peliter with this Who Is Autumn Peltier? reader.
1st grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Who is Greta Thunberg? Reader
Who is Greta Thunberg? Reader
Worksheet
Who is Greta Thunberg? Reader
This coloring booklet follows the young activist's journey to become the face of a worldwide movement to protect the Earth from harmful carbon emissions.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Examining Author's Purpose in a Nonfiction Text
Examining Author's Purpose in a Nonfiction Text
Lesson plan
Examining Author's Purpose in a Nonfiction Text
This lesson will help students identify the author's point of view and purpose for writing an informational text.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
The Power of Words
The Power of Words
Lesson plan
The Power of Words
Words can uplift others, but they can also cause harm. In this lesson, students will hear the story *Desmond and the Very Mean Word*, and they'll discuss the power of positive and negative words in friendships, school, and community.
2nd grade
Lesson plan
Service for Our School Community
Service for Our School Community
Lesson plan
Service for Our School Community
Service can bring out the best in people and communities. In this lesson, students discuss what it means to serve and explore ways that they would like to support their school and community with service work.
2nd grade
Lesson plan
Climate Change Activists: Autumn Peltier
Climate Change Activists: Autumn Peltier
Lesson plan
Climate Change Activists: Autumn Peltier
This engaging lesson plan provides students with an opportunity to learn all about the young climate change activist, Autumn Peltier.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

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