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Starfish Text Features
Starfish Text Features
Worksheet
Starfish Text Features
Your students will demonstrate their understanding of nonfiction text features, such as caption, diagram, and heading, with this helpful vocabulary worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
What's the Main Idea?
What's the Main Idea?
Worksheet
What's the Main Idea?
The main idea is the most important idea in a paragraph. With this worksheet, students will read the paragraphs carefully then circle the statement that best fits the paragraph's main idea.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Ocean
The Ocean
Worksheet
The Ocean
This short nonfiction text will teach students about the ocean, and includes questions to help students identify the author’s point of view and purpose for writing the text by focusing on important vocabulary words that support the main idea.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Summarizing Informational Texts: Graphic Organizer
Summarizing Informational Texts: Graphic Organizer
Worksheet
Summarizing Informational Texts: Graphic Organizer
Use this simple organizer to help students track and record key ideas when reading and summarizing nonfiction texts.
6th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Interesting Animals: Whales
Interesting Animals: Whales
Worksheet
Interesting Animals: Whales
Learn all about the interesting world of the whale while practicing fluency and reading comprehension skills using this helpful nonfiction reading worksheet.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: A Freedom Fighter
Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: A Freedom Fighter
Worksheet
Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: A Freedom Fighter
Young readers will practice synthesizing information from multiple sources on the same topic in this reading comprehension worksheet.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Author’s Viewpoint vs. My Viewpoint
The Author’s Viewpoint vs. My Viewpoint
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The Author’s Viewpoint vs. My Viewpoint
Use this resource to give your students practice reading a short nonfiction passage and recognizing the author’s viewpoint about the topic. Then, they will pick out the text evidence that supports the author’s viewpoint.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Earth's Ecosystem: The Coral Reef
Earth's Ecosystem: The Coral Reef
Worksheet
Earth's Ecosystem: The Coral Reef
In this worksheet students will be challenged to use information from multiple sources about coral reefs.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Historical Heroes: Jesse Owens
Historical Heroes: Jesse Owens
Worksheet
Historical Heroes: Jesse Owens
In this historical heroes worksheet, second and third graders read a short passage about Owens' life and legacy, then answer the comprehension questions to help determine their understanding.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Chocolatey Facts and Opinions
Chocolatey Facts and Opinions
Worksheet
Chocolatey Facts and Opinions
In this yummy exercise, students will differentiate between statements of fact and opinion as they read all about chocolate!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Nonfiction Text Structures #2: Cause and Effect
Nonfiction Text Structures #2: Cause and Effect
Worksheet
Nonfiction Text Structures #2: Cause and Effect
In this worksheet, children will learn to identify signal words and visuals that writers use when describing cause and effect.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Learning Why and How to Compost
Learning Why and How to Compost
Activity
Learning Why and How to Compost
Children will learn why and how to compost as they help with the process of filling their compost, turning it, and observing the changes that occur.
2nd grade
Science
Activity
Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
Worksheet
Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
Children learn about writer and poet Langston Hughes in this Historical Heroes: Langston Hughes worksheet.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
W.E.B. Du Bois
W.E.B. Du Bois
Worksheet
W.E.B. Du Bois
Introduce second and third graders to W.E.B. Du Bois, writer, sociologist, and civil rights advocate, with this nonfiction comprehension worksheet.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
I Am an Author
I Am an Author
Lesson Plan
I Am an Author
It's time for some storytelling fun. In this creative lesson, students become authors and put together their own mini storybooks.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Close Reading Annotations
Close Reading Annotations
Worksheet
Close Reading Annotations
Use this chocolate-themed exercise to introduce your students to close reading with annotations.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Helen Keller Biography
Helen Keller Biography
Worksheet
Helen Keller Biography
Students will read a short biography of Keller, then answer a thoughtful prompt designed to help them reflect on what they have read.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Exploring a Table of Contents
Exploring a Table of Contents
Worksheet
Exploring a Table of Contents
This worksheet provides a sample table of content and comprehension questions to go along with them to help kids practice.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Weather Effects
Weather Effects
Worksheet
Weather Effects
What are the effects of storms and other weather events? Students will create flow charts that represent the multiple effects that are a result of specific weather causes.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Understanding Cause and Effect: The Life of Anne Frank
Understanding Cause and Effect: The Life of Anne Frank
Worksheet
Understanding Cause and Effect: The Life of Anne Frank
In this worksheet, students will read about Anne Frank, then complete a chart identifying cause and effect.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Main Idea or Topic? You Decide!
Main Idea or Topic? You Decide!
Lesson Plan
Main Idea or Topic? You Decide!
Provide students with an opportunity to closely examine the difference between a topic and main idea in a nonfiction text. Use as a stand-alone activity or a support for the Finding the Main Idea and Details in a Nonfiction Text lesson.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Illustrate the Bill of Rights
Illustrate the Bill of Rights
Worksheet
Illustrate the Bill of Rights
Learn about the Bill of Rights by Illustrating them!
4th grade
Fine arts
Worksheet
All About Leafcutter Ants
All About Leafcutter Ants
Worksheet
All About Leafcutter Ants
Help your students practice their informational reading skills as they learn about leafcutter ants!
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: Planting and Growing
Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: Planting and Growing
Worksheet
Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: Planting and Growing
Young readers will practice synthesizing information from multiple sources on the same topic in this reading comprehension worksheet.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Famous Black Americans Quiz
Famous Black Americans Quiz
Worksheet
Famous Black Americans Quiz
This worksheet will help teach students about African American musicians, athletes, leaders, and writers who influenced our society and culture.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet