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Classifying Visual Text Features
Classifying Visual Text Features
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Classifying Visual Text Features
Use this worksheet to give your students confidence in reading nonfiction texts by familiarizing them with visual elements like diagrams, photographs, illustrations, and charts.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Question Tracker
Question Tracker
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Question Tracker
Have students record questions on sticky notes as they are reading, then they'll compile them all on this helpful worksheet before tracking down and recording their answers.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Venn Diagram: Same Topic, Different Information
Venn Diagram: Same Topic, Different Information
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Venn Diagram: Same Topic, Different Information
Using this Venn diagram, young readers will compare and contrast two thematically similar works of nonfiction.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Main Topic Cards
Main Topic Cards
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Main Topic Cards
This set of picture cards can help students to strengthen their reading comprehension skills by identifying the main topic and supporting details.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Vocabulary is the Key!
Vocabulary is the Key!
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Vocabulary is the Key!
When reading nonfiction books, it’s important to understand the meaning of related vocabulary words. In this activity, students identify sentences that include key vocabulary. When they're done they'll hold the key to reading success!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Add a New Text Feature
Add a New Text Feature
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Add a New Text Feature
Nonfiction books have a variety of text features. But they could sometimes use more! In this activity, students analyze the existing text features in a book and create a new feature to add.
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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Just Tell Me What to Do!
Just Tell Me What to Do!
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Just Tell Me What to Do!
Procedural texts are a great way to engage students in reading nonfiction. This worksheet has students writing their own how-to texts.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Connections, Evidence, Oh My!
Connections, Evidence, Oh My!
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Connections, Evidence, Oh My!
This worksheet teaches students to locate key ideas, provide evidence, and make connections in nonfiction texts.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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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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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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Brainstorm Before Reading
Brainstorm Before Reading
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Brainstorm Before Reading
This worksheet offers helpful preparation for students as they learn to become intentional, careful readers of nonfiction.
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
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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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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Read, Tell, Write
Read, Tell, Write
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Read, Tell, Write
After reading informational books, have students share a summary with a partner. Then have them write out their retelling using this worksheet. Students will be masters of their topics when all is said and done!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Christmas in New Zealand
Christmas in New Zealand
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Christmas in New Zealand
Can you imagine celebrating Christmas in the summer? That's what the people in New Zealand do!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Teach Me How To...
Teach Me How To...
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Teach Me How To...
We all want to learn new skills! This worksheet engages students in thinking about what they’d like to learn to do or make, all while learning about nonfiction texts.
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
Reading & Writing
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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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Literature Sleuth
Literature Sleuth
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Literature Sleuth
This worksheet teaches first graders to be literature sleuths by identifying which of the sample texts are fiction and which are nonfiction.
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
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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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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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
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Table of Contents
Help your little bookworm get to know the layout of a table of contents! Learners deconstruct this sample table of contents by answering the questions.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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