Word Roots (tele, rupt, sign, spect) & Action Verbs

Word Roots (tele, rupt, sign, spect) & Action Verbs

Understanding the meanings of root words is an important piece of your child's foundation in language. Support your child by helping her create a root word journal or dictionary. This will serve as a resource for her to access as she continues to build her vocabulary and read more complex texts.
Understanding root words and their meanings is a foundational piece of language. This is crucial as students read more complex texts and come across unfamiliar words. Support your students by having them create a Root Word Dictionary to keep track of a variety of root words and their meanings.
Root Word Study: Rupt
Worksheet
Root Word Study: Rupt
Understanding root words is crucial for learning the meaning of unfamiliar words and building vocabulary. Use this resource to study the root word RUPT.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Root Word Study: Sign
Worksheet
Root Word Study: Sign
Use this resource to study the root word SIGN.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Root Word Study: Spect
Worksheet
Root Word Study: Spect
Use this resource to study the root word SPECT.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Root Words: "Tele" and "Sign"
Lesson plan
Root Words: "Tele" and "Sign"
Teaching your students about root words is a great way to strengthen their vocabulary and comprehension. Use this lesson to introduce the root words *tele* and *sign.*
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Root Word Ladder: Tele
Worksheet
Root Word Ladder: Tele
Practice the root word TELE with this word play worksheet, perfect for strengthening vocabulary skills.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Root Words
Exercise
Root Words
Students will understand just where their vocabulary words come from with this root words exercise.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise

Fractions: Unlike Denominators, Fraction Circles, Comparing Fractions

Fractions: Unlike Denominators, Fraction Circles, Comparing Fractions

Start with the fraction basics and take your time! Offer your child visuals and lots of hands-on opportunities. Building a strong foundation with fractions will help them as they move to more advanced concepts.
Start with the basics and take your time! Some students need more support as they move into the more advanced concepts surrounding fractions. Offer your students visuals and real world context as they grow comfortable with equivalent fractions.
Equivalent Fractions
Worksheet
Equivalent Fractions
Third graders practice finding equivalent fractions by filling in the missing numerators.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Introducing Fractions: Who Ate More?
Worksheet
Introducing Fractions: Who Ate More?
Test the extent of your third grader's fraction knowledge with this fun-to-do worksheet.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Finding Equivalent Fractions
Worksheet
Finding Equivalent Fractions
Help your third grader tackle equivalent fractions with this fractions practice worksheet that helps her see the concept visually.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Comparing Fractions
Worksheet
Comparing Fractions
Why is two thirds bigger than one half? Help kids visualize simple fractions with this beginner's practice page.
3rd grade
Worksheet
Equivalent Fractions: Find the Partner
Worksheet
Equivalent Fractions: Find the Partner
This equivalent fractions worksheet helps your child learn about and create equivalent fractions. Try this equivalent fractions worksheet with your child.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Equivalent Fractions 1
Exercise
Equivalent Fractions 1
Equivalent Fractions will help students practice this key third grade skill. Try our free exercises to build knowledge and confidence.
3rd grade
Math
Exercise
Fraction Hunt
Lesson plan
Fraction Hunt
Fractions are everywhere! In this hands-on lesson, your class will work together in groups to find real-world examples of fractions. As they discover more complicated fractions, students will create their own word problems with them.
4th grade
Math
Lesson plan
Equivalent Fractions: Are They Equal?
Lesson plan
Equivalent Fractions: Are They Equal?
If you can see it, you can achieve it! Use this lesson to teach your students how to use visuals to determine if two fractions are equivalent.
3rd grade
Math
Lesson plan

Story Structure & The Fantasy Genre

Story Structure & The Fantasy Genre

Give your child the chance to read stories in the genre of fantasy. Use graphic organizers to pick out the important story elements. Engage your child in discussions that compare fantasy stories with stories from other genres. What do they have in common? Which elements make fantasy stories unique?
Engage your readers by reading fantasy stories. Teach your students about the story structure of fantasy, and that there are some unique elements that make it a special genre. Use graphic organizers to give students the opportunity to pick out the important elements of the fantasy genre.
Star Graphic Organizer
Worksheet
Star Graphic Organizer
Give your star reader a great way to get his thoughts organized. This star graphic organizer will help him practice basic reading comprehension.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Making It Real
Lesson plan
Making It Real
Real-life connections are made in this realistic writing lesson. Students will explore differences between fantasy and realistic fiction, using trade books as a model for their own writing.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Sequencing: Order in the Court!
Lesson plan
Sequencing: Order in the Court!
This lesson gives students the chance to demonstrate and reinforce their knowledge of sequencing. Have them role play a fantasy text to practice sequencing!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Fantasy Genre Discussion Cards
Worksheet
Fantasy Genre Discussion Cards
Use these discussion cards to get your students talking about the elements that are unique to the fantasy genre.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
What Makes a Fantasy?
Worksheet
What Makes a Fantasy?
This graphic organizer will help your students reflect on important story elements in their fantasy texts, as well as focus on the key details of their stories.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
What’s Next?
Lesson plan
What’s Next?
Guess what comes next! Teach your students to make a prediction based on textual evidence.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Sentence Parts and Making Predictions
Lesson plan
Sentence Parts and Making Predictions
In this lesson, students will practice identifying the subject and predicate of a sentence and making predictions with textual evidence as they read short fictional texts. Use it as a stand alone lesson or as a precursor to What's Next?
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

Informative Writing: Changes in Spring

Informative Writing: Changes in Spring

Any piece of quality writing is organized and follows a cohesive structure. Support your child as he learns the structure of an informational essay by using graphic organizers and sentence starters. Give your child repeated practice with this part of writing. As your child becomes comfortable with the structure, watch him blossom into an awesome author!
Any writing rubric will have a section dedicated to structure. Good writers organize their writing in a cohesive manner. Support your young writers by teaching them about the structure of an informational essay. Give them scaffolded tasks by utilizing sentence starters and graphic organizers. Guide your students to independence as you watch them blossom as authors!
Informational Outlines 1
Worksheet
Informational Outlines 1
This resource gives your students practice outlining an informational paragraph on changes during the spring season.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Informational Outlines 2
Worksheet
Informational Outlines 2
This resource gives your students practice creating an outline of an informational paragraph.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Informational Writing: Strong Support
Worksheet
Informational Writing: Strong Support
Use this exercise with your students to pick out facts that would support a paragraph about a specific topic.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Informational Writing: Linking Ideas
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Informational Writing: Linking Ideas
Use this exercise with your students to practice linking ideas within their writing to make strong connections.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Informational Outlines 3
Worksheet
Informational Outlines 3
Use this exercise with your students to pick out facts that would support a paragraph about spring cleaning
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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