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Fact & Opinion Statements with Adjectives
Fact & Opinion Statements with Adjectives
Lesson Plan
Fact & Opinion Statements with Adjectives
In this lesson, your ELs will learn how to differentiate statements of fact and opinion in a nonfiction text using adjectives as a foundation for their understanding. This is a support lesson for Research: Where to Find the Answers.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
A Brain Break: Zombpocalypse
A Brain Break: Zombpocalypse
Workbook
A Brain Break: Zombpocalypse
From zombie history to writing prompts and survival preparedness, this mix of zombie-themed worksheets is the perfect treat for kids who need fun brain breaks and supplementary work.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Information from Multiple Sources
Information from Multiple Sources
Lesson Plan
Information from Multiple Sources
Use this lesson to help your ELs quickly find information on a specific topic by looking for a noun and its pronouns in a nonfiction text. It can be a stand-alone lesson or used as support for the lesson Ecosystems Explained.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Vocabulary Flash Cards
Vocabulary Flash Cards
Lesson Plan
Vocabulary Flash Cards
Making flash cards is something done by students of all ages. Help your kids develop good study habits with this lesson plan, which will teach them how to use flash cards and a dictionary to learn new vocabulary.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Detective Reading
Detective Reading
Lesson Plan
Detective Reading
Roll up your sleeves and get out the magnifying glasses! In this lesson, your students will practice finding supportive details and examples in informational texts.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Nonfiction Main Idea
Nonfiction Main Idea
Lesson Plan
Nonfiction Main Idea
Let's get reading! In this lesson, students will identify the main idea and details of a nonfiction text. Use this on its own or as support for the lesson Connecting the Coasts: Effects of the Transcontinental Railroad.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
Lesson Plan
Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
In this lesson, students will identify nouns and pronouns as they distinguish between the main idea and supporting details. It may be taught on its own or used as support for the lesson Compare and Contrast Texts on the Same Topic.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Part 1: Prepositional Phrases in Nonfiction Text
Part 1: Prepositional Phrases in Nonfiction Text
Worksheet
Part 1: Prepositional Phrases in Nonfiction Text
Prepositions add valuable information to nonfiction texts by helping us understand where and when something happened. In this activity, students will seek to identify prepositions and use them to complete sentences with the help of a word bank.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Prepositional Phrases as Key Details
Prepositional Phrases as Key Details
Lesson Plan
Prepositional Phrases as Key Details
Help your ELs familiarize themselves with prepositional phrases as they search for supporting details in nonfiction texts. This lesson could stand alone or be taught prior to teaching the Detective Reading lesson.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Using Font and Text Features in Your Writing
Using Font and Text Features in Your Writing
Lesson Plan
Using Font and Text Features in Your Writing
Learn to use text formatting tools like capitalization, bold, underline, and italics to give emphasis to your writing.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
How to Cite Strong Evidence: Literary Response
How to Cite Strong Evidence: Literary Response
Worksheet
How to Cite Strong Evidence: Literary Response
These example literary responses model how to cite and explain evidence to support a claim.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Frederick Douglass's Words
Frederick Douglass's Words
Lesson Plan
Frederick Douglass's Words
Use this lesson to teach your students about Frederick Douglass and the impact that words had on his life. First, they will read a picture book that shares facts and beautiful illustrations to teach about his life. Then, they'll complete a graphic organizer with peers to record important details and events in his life. Students will then demonstrate understanding by creating a poster with images and key words that stand out when they think about Frederick Douglass.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Compound Sentences in Nonfiction
Compound Sentences in Nonfiction
Lesson Plan
Compound Sentences in Nonfiction
This lesson helps your ELs identify the role of coordinating conjunctions and compound sentences in nonfiction texts. Use it as a stand-alone lesson or as a pre-lesson to Nonfiction Genres.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Nouns & Pronouns: Subject of a Sentence
Nouns & Pronouns: Subject of a Sentence
Worksheet
Nouns & Pronouns: Subject of a Sentence
EL students will identify nouns and pronouns that are the subject of a sentence.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Answering Questions: 5Ws + H
Answering Questions: 5Ws + H
Worksheet
Answering Questions: 5Ws + H
Use this worksheet to teach your students how to write declarative sentences with details from an informational text.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Adjectives in Informational Texts
Adjectives in Informational Texts
Lesson Plan
Adjectives in Informational Texts
Describe the facts! This lesson teaches your ELs to identify adjectives and their important role as key details in informational texts. Use it as a stand-alone lesson or as support to the lesson Summarizing Nonfiction Texts.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Glossary: Fact & Opinion Statements with Adjectives
Glossary: Fact & Opinion Statements with Adjectives
Worksheet
Glossary: Fact & Opinion Statements with Adjectives
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Fact & Opinion Statements with Adjectives.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Language Frames: Nonfiction Summary
Language Frames: Nonfiction Summary
Worksheet
Language Frames: Nonfiction Summary
Support discussions about main ideas and summarization with these helpful language frames. This worksheet will help your students organize their thoughts and information from a nonfiction paragraph or text.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fact & Opinion Adjectives
Fact & Opinion Adjectives
Worksheet
Fact & Opinion Adjectives
Students will use an adjective word bank to help them identify statements of fact and opinion.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Part 2: Prepositional Phrases in Nonfiction Text
Part 2: Prepositional Phrases in Nonfiction Text
Worksheet
Part 2: Prepositional Phrases in Nonfiction Text
This activity will have your students reading short paragraphs to identify prepositional phrases, and then using this knowledge to answer questions about the text.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Analyzing a Census
Analyzing a Census
Worksheet
Analyzing a Census
It’s census time! Travel back to 1930 to analyze the census data for the household of Walt Disney.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
Glossary: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
Worksheet
Glossary: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Prepositional Phrases as Key Details
Vocabulary Cards: Prepositional Phrases as Key Details
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Prepositional Phrases as Key Details
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Prepositional Phrases as Key Details.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Prepositional Phrases as Key Details
Glossary: Prepositional Phrases as Key Details
Worksheet
Glossary: Prepositional Phrases as Key Details
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Prepositional Phrases as Key Details.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Compound Sentences in Nonfiction
Glossary: Compound Sentences in Nonfiction
Worksheet
Glossary: Compound Sentences in Nonfiction
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Compound Sentences in Nonfiction.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet