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Super Sequencing!
Super Sequencing!
Lesson Plan
Super Sequencing!
Teach your students about sequencing with this creative language arts lesson. After putting events in order and drawing their own stories, kids will be pros at using the words "first," "next," "then," and "last."
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Gratitude Tree
Gratitude Tree
Activity
Gratitude Tree
Research shows that when we focus on things we are grateful for, we literally rewire our brains to focus on the positive. Help kids experience the joy of gratitude by creating trees that give thanks.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Activity
Goldilocks and the Three Bears: Key Details
Goldilocks and the Three Bears: Key Details
Lesson Plan
Goldilocks and the Three Bears: Key Details
In this lesson, your students will explore reading with technology with "Goldilocks and the Three Bears." Students will use a graphic organizer to reflect on this story.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Read Between the Lines
Read Between the Lines
Workbook
Read Between the Lines
When it comes to reading, it’s all about inferring. Kids can learn how to use clues in a text to understand a character’s thoughts or follow the action, in this book about jumping to conclusions.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
What is Cause and Effect?
What is Cause and Effect?
Worksheet
What is Cause and Effect?
Help your child understand cause and effect with this practice sheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Map Reading
Map Reading
Worksheet
Map Reading
Help your child practice reading a map and using the cardinal directions. See if she can interpret the different parts of a map.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Writing Wonderland
A Writing Wonderland
Workbook
A Writing Wonderland
Kick-start your child’s imagination with the wonderful world of writing prompts. Boasting inspiration on every page, this workbook is sure to get your budding author’s creative juices flowing.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Which Way Can We Go?
Which Way Can We Go?
Lesson Plan
Which Way Can We Go?
Look all around! In this lesson, students will use real-life examples and an interactive mapping activity to identify the cardinal directions of north, south, east, and west.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
What Will Happen Next?
What Will Happen Next?
Worksheet
What Will Happen Next?
Explore story sense with your young reader. First, read the astronaut's story. Then, let your imagination tell what will happen next!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Rain Writing Prompt
Rain Writing Prompt
Worksheet
Rain Writing Prompt
What's your favorite thing about the rain? This rain writing prompt gets your child to use his powers of description to write about what happens on rainy days.
1st grade
Science
Worksheet
Using Text Features
Using Text Features
Lesson Plan
Using Text Features
Help students enrich their informational writing by learning to use text features.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Point of View Frenzy
Point of View Frenzy
Lesson Plan
Point of View Frenzy
Explore a day in the life of a pencil! Your students will practice different points of view by thinking outside the box and writing as though they are something else.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Analyzing Text Features
Analyzing Text Features
Lesson Plan
Analyzing Text Features
Want students to use text features in their writing? Begin by having them examine the text features that they see in informational books.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Author Study: Faith Ringgold
Author Study: Faith Ringgold
Lesson Plan
Author Study: Faith Ringgold
This engaging lesson teaches students about the famous author Faith Ringgold. Students will explore two pieces of literature, comparing and contrasting story elements, then write opinion pieces to illustrate which book they liked best.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Who Was Frederick Douglass?
Who Was Frederick Douglass?
Lesson Plan
Who Was Frederick Douglass?
Use this lesson to teach your students about the life of Frederick Douglass. First, they will read a picture book that shares facts and beautiful illustrations to teach about his life, and then they will record important information about him on a graphic organizer. Lastly, they'll choose an important event from his life to illustrate and caption.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Craft Stick Story Elements
Craft Stick Story Elements
Lesson Plan
Craft Stick Story Elements
This comprehensive overview of story elements will definitely leave students with a better understanding of author's purpose, character traits, sequence, and main idea. It features the acclaimed Leo the Late Bloomer by Robert Kraus.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
How Does it End?
How Does it End?
Worksheet
How Does it End?
Help your first grader build her reading comprehension skills by predicting how a story ends.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Sharing Expert Knowledge
Sharing Expert Knowledge
Lesson Plan
Sharing Expert Knowledge
Even though they may be young, every child is an expert in something! In this lesson, students will learn how to share this expert knowledge with others.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Fill in the Story
Fill in the Story
Worksheet
Fill in the Story
Become a storyteller with this fun reading comprehension activity! Use your creativity to fill in the story where it's missing text.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Learning About Dorothy Pitman Hughes
Learning About Dorothy Pitman Hughes
Worksheet
Learning About Dorothy Pitman Hughes
This worksheet is a brief introduction to the human rights activist and feminist Dorothy Pitman Hughes.
1st grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Choose the Best Ending
Choose the Best Ending
Worksheet
Choose the Best Ending
This worksheet will have students learning about the sequencing of fiction texts.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Step-by-Step Recipe
Step-by-Step Recipe
Worksheet
Step-by-Step Recipe
Give your young writer a chance to practice procedural writing by sharing how to complete a simple recipe of their choosing. Having students consider each step of a process sets them up for success when writing how-to books.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
What is Going to Happen?
What is Going to Happen?
Worksheet
What is Going to Happen?
What is going to happen next in this story? Become a storyteller with this fun comprehension worksheet!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fill in the Transition Words
Fill in the Transition Words
Worksheet
Fill in the Transition Words
Help your young students learn the importance of transition words in this fun activity. By filling in the missing words, students discover how transition words help structure procedural writing.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Procedural Writing
Procedural Writing
Worksheet
Procedural Writing
Use this activity to assess your first graders’ abilities to write procedural texts. Students are prompted to write step-by-step instructions for how to do or make something of their choosing.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet