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Presidential Pets
Presidential Pets
Lesson Plan
Presidential Pets
Holy cow! Did President George W. Bush really have a longhorn named Ofelia as a pet? Students learn about wacky White House pets in this fun research activity that includes “president interviews” and a pet choice writing page.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
The Crystal Heart: Writing Similes
The Crystal Heart: Writing Similes
Lesson Plan
The Crystal Heart: Writing Similes
We've all heard not to judge a book or a person by its cover. This topic is poignantly covered in the Vietnamese myth of the Crystal Heart. In this lesson, students will read the myth and write similes in the style of the fisherman's song.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Interview Your Family About Traditions
Interview Your Family About Traditions
Worksheet
Interview Your Family About Traditions
Get to know more about your family's meaningful traditions with this fun interview activity.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Conversations About Chronology
Conversations About Chronology
Lesson Plan
Conversations About Chronology
Have students justify their thought process in this lesson about order of events. This lesson is a great way to start discussing the importance of understanding causal relationships to fully understand chronology in fictional texts.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Middle Atlantic State Migration
Middle Atlantic State Migration
Lesson Plan
Middle Atlantic State Migration
In this lesson, your students will use guiding questions as a way to organize their thoughts about non-fiction reading. They will also gain an understanding of some of the factors that led to the colonization of the Middle Atlantic States.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
State Memories
State Memories
Lesson Plan
State Memories
In this lesson, your students will practice writing about places important to them through poetry. By the time they are done, students will have become better writers and taken a walk down memory lane!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Review Your Thinking!
Review Your Thinking!
Worksheet
Review Your Thinking!
Help students track their thinking in the beginning, middle, and end of learning new concepts.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Southeast and Gulf State Weather
Southeast and Gulf State Weather
Lesson Plan
Southeast and Gulf State Weather
Whoa, weather! Using technology as an aid, students will put their research skills to the test while learning about hurricanes.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Who Was Amelia Boynton Robinson?
Who Was Amelia Boynton Robinson?
Lesson Plan
Who Was Amelia Boynton Robinson?
Take your fourth and fifth graders on a deep dive into the civil rights movement with this lesson on Amelia Boynton Robinson. A key activist in the movement, Amelia played a critical role in organizing the Selma to Montgomery march. Your students will read, annotate, and analyze her biography through multiple reads, before discussing the text with their classmates.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Legacy Graphic Organizer
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Legacy Graphic Organizer
Worksheet
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Legacy Graphic Organizer
The worksheet provides a tool for learners to gather and organize key information about civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Who Said It?
Who Said It?
Lesson Plan
Who Said It?
Students will have a blast creating their own cartoons and comics. This lesson provides an engaging method to help students demonstrate the use of quotation marks when writing.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Peer Discussions: Ask and Answer Questions
Peer Discussions: Ask and Answer Questions
Worksheet
Peer Discussions: Ask and Answer Questions
Have students use this worksheet during partnership discussions to ask and answer questions about a topic or text.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Papering the Plains States
Papering the Plains States
Lesson Plan
Papering the Plains States
Making inferences from texts about the Plains States, your students will learn how to read with a purpose! In this lesson, your students will practice important skills while developing knowledge of various states.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Glossary: Discovering Character Traits
Glossary: Discovering Character Traits
Worksheet
Glossary: Discovering Character Traits
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Discovering Character Traits.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Formative Assessment: Peer Persuasion Checklist
Formative Assessment: Peer Persuasion Checklist
Worksheet
Formative Assessment: Peer Persuasion Checklist
Take notes on peer conversations as students explain points that support their answers.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Understand Text Features
Glossary: Understand Text Features
Worksheet
Glossary: Understand Text Features
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Understand Text Features.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Discovering Character Traits
Vocabulary Cards: Discovering Character Traits
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Discovering Character Traits
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Discovering Character Traits.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
 Evaluate Creative Products in Partnerships
Evaluate Creative Products in Partnerships
Worksheet
Evaluate Creative Products in Partnerships
Give your students the questions and organizer to evaluate creative work. Use this worksheet to guide student evaluations of their partner’s creative products.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Understand Text Features
Vocabulary Cards: Understand Text Features
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Understand Text Features
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Understand Text Features.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Describe in Pairs
Describe in Pairs
Worksheet
Describe in Pairs
Students will use this worksheet to write about their thinking as they discuss their ideas!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Formative Assessment: Peer Explanations Checklist
Formative Assessment: Peer Explanations Checklist
Worksheet
Formative Assessment: Peer Explanations Checklist
Take notes of student peer conversations all in one document!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Formative Assessment: Telling Summaries
Formative Assessment: Telling Summaries
Worksheet
Formative Assessment: Telling Summaries
Use this worksheet to help evaluate student summaries of texts or other presentations.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Refine Your Justifications!
Refine Your Justifications!
Worksheet
Refine Your Justifications!
Students will use this worksheet to help them review their explanations for specific problems.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Kid Reporter
Kid Reporter
Activity
Kid Reporter
Honor the spirit of the Civil Rights Movement by interviewing someone in your community who lived it.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Activity