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Activate That Background Knowledge
Activate That Background Knowledge
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Activate That Background Knowledge
Engage students in reading before they even start! Students prepare for reading a nonfiction text by looking at the pictures in the book and answering a series of questions that get them thinking about what they already know about the topic.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Idea Connector
Idea Connector
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Idea Connector
This worksheet helps students identify and make connections between key ideas in nonfiction readings.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Book Preview
Book Preview
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Book Preview
Get ready to read! Set students up for success by showing them how to preview texts before reading. Young readers are challenged to predict what the book is about using the title and illustrations before diving into the story.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Retell Sentence Frames
Retell Sentence Frames
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Retell Sentence Frames
Support students to construct summaries of informational books by using the sentence frames on this handy worksheet. Your students will get useful practice retelling what they've learned from their nonfiction reading.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Facts, Facts, Facts
Facts, Facts, Facts
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Facts, Facts, Facts
As students read nonfiction books, have them keep track of the fun facts they're learning using this graphic organizer. After collecting five interesting facts in the bubbles, students can use them to write a summary of the book.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Velveteen Rabbit Rebus Story
Velveteen Rabbit Rebus Story
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Velveteen Rabbit Rebus Story
A rebus story is told using pictures and drawings instead of words.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Reread It!
Reread It!
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Reread It!
Nonfiction books are jam-packed with information, which is why it’s important to read them more than once! This worksheet encourages students to reread nonfiction, summarizing what they learned with pictures and words.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Recommended By Me!
Recommended By Me!
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Recommended By Me!
Teach kids the art of book recommendations with this fill-in-the-blank worksheet.
1st grade
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Share Your Summary
Share Your Summary
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Share Your Summary
After reading nonfiction books, encourage students to share what they’ve learned by writing letters to a family member. Students will use this letter template to share the name of the book and a detailed summary of what they learned.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Think, Jot, and Talk About Facts
Think, Jot, and Talk About Facts
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Think, Jot, and Talk About Facts
This activity adds a discussion element to nonfiction reading. Use this worksheet to get your students thinking about facts in the books they read.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Main Topic Map
Main Topic Map
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Main Topic Map
After students read informational books, have them share and connect their learning by filling out this handy concept map. When they're done, students will have a fun visual representation of what they've learned.
1st grade
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New Nonfiction Words Template
New Nonfiction Words Template
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New Nonfiction Words Template
Have students record new words in this organizer and jot down what they think they mean.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Reading Partners Record!
Reading Partners Record!
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Reading Partners Record!
Engage students in reading by having them share about the nonfiction books they read. This activity will get students talking, listening, and writing! They'll take turns sharing about the book they've read before writing a summary of their partner's book.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Nonfiction Roundup
Nonfiction Roundup
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Nonfiction Roundup
The more books you read about a topic, the more you learn! This worksheet helps students compare and contrast information they learn from multiple books about the same topic.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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What's This Page About?
What's This Page About?
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What's This Page About?
Summarizing a whole book can be daunting, so why not start with just one page? Help students to retell information they’ve read in nonfiction books by choosing one page to summarize.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Super Interesting Nonfiction!
Super Interesting Nonfiction!
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Super Interesting Nonfiction!
It's fun to share interesting facts with others! Get the fun started with this top five list.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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The Magical Book Matcher
The Magical Book Matcher
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The Magical Book Matcher
The more students read about a topic, the more they’ll become experts! Help kids embrace their expert status by having them recommend books to friends. They'll write a letter recommending at least two different books, sharing what makes each unique.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Nonfiction Look & Find
Nonfiction Look & Find
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Nonfiction Look & Find
Help students get the most out of their reading with this super helpful question and answer tracker. Before students read nonfiction books, have them make a list of information they’d like to learn. As they read, have students track the information on thi
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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 The Best Book You Could Imagine
The Best Book You Could Imagine
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The Best Book You Could Imagine
Students become authors as they dream up the best book ever with this worksheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Pick a Page
Pick a Page
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Pick a Page
Help students to retell information they’ve read in informational books with this helpful worksheet. Students will choose four pages from their nonfiction book to summarize, writing their sentences in the pages of the fun book graphic.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Question Keeper
Question Keeper
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Question Keeper
As students begin to read independently, they may have questions about what they read. These questions should be encouraged! Have students record their questions about their reading or any unknown words on this graphic organizer.
1st grade
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These Facts Stick in My Mind
These Facts Stick in My Mind
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These Facts Stick in My Mind
This printable worksheet offers a space for students to record facts they have learned from a book. Recalling facts helps develop their ability to summarize reading.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Same Topic, Different Sources
Same Topic, Different Sources
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Same Topic, Different Sources
As students read multiple nonfiction books about a topic, they’ll begin to learn more. Help them organize their notes and keep track of the new information they're learning with this fun book-themed graphic organizer!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Write & Mark
Write & Mark
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Write & Mark
As students read informational books, encourage them to use sticky notes to record what they learn. Help them keep track of the information they learn with this helpful worksheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Summary to Speech
Summary to Speech
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Summary to Speech
Engage students in reading by having them share about the nonfiction books they read. In this activity, students write a summary—in speech form!—of a book that they read. For added fun, have them give their speeches to a partner—or even the whole class!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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