ELs will get a chance to practice their listening and reading comprehension skills as they answer questions about the key details in a read-aloud text. Use as a stand-alone or pre-lesson for the Questions for Comprehension lesson plan.
Use this graphic organizer to help students plan their personal narratives by drawing what will happen. Thinking about the beginning, middle, and end of their narratives encourages young writers to stretch out the small moments they write about.
Help show your students' growth with a time capsule. Use the lesson plan Classroom Time Capsule to have students prepare any academic work they want to include in the capsule. They will also add a completed worksheet about their goals for 2020.
It's springtime! What better way to celebrate than by interviewing your classmate with a range of spring-related questions? Students will practice interviewing one another and recording answers using complete sentences.
Help your first grader structure and create stories to help them not only tell the world about their day, but also let their imagination grow. Teaching story telling can be a difficult task, but giving students the first grade composition resources they need to do so is easy with these worksheets and activities. From story prompts to flow charts, students will love these writing challenges to share with family and friends. Advanced students may prefer our second grade narrative writing resources.