Transition Words

Transition Words

Point out transition words in the stories and news articles that you read with your child.
When introducing transition words, spend some time reading aloud to show how these words help the flow of a story.
Commas with Transition Words: Quiz
Game
Commas with Transition Words: Quiz
In this quiz, young readers will practice using commas with transition words and phrases.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Game
Sequencing Outline
Worksheet
Sequencing Outline
Help your students practice using sequencing and transition words in writing with this straightforward graphic organizer.
3rd grade
Worksheet
Adding Transition Words
Worksheet
Adding Transition Words
Have fun with functional and informative transitions with this cooking-themed activity. Students will solidify their knowledge of important transition words to improve their sequencing and informational writing skills.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Narrative Transition Words & Phrases
Worksheet
Narrative Transition Words & Phrases
Help your students solidify their use of transition words with this cute version of the classic ugly duckling story. By helping to fill in the missing transition words throughout the narrative, students will flex their sequencing and organization skills.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Time Transition Word Sort
Worksheet
Time Transition Word Sort
Noticing too many “thens” in student narratives? Use this transition word sort activity to get kids thinking about different time transitions in their writing.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Transition Words Fill-in-the-Blank
Game
Transition Words Fill-in-the-Blank
Practice building sentences, and fill in the blanks with the correct transition word.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Game

Tabling Data & Using Category Counts in Word Problems

Tabling Data & Using Category Counts in Word Problems

Make sure your child knows the essential terminology for organizing information, including words like "characteristics," "categories," "data," and "table."
Support English language learners by introducing essential terms for organizing information, such as "characteristics," "categories," "data," and "table." Provide multiple visuals and examples to deepen students' understanding of these terms.
Math Table
Worksheet
Math Table
Help your second grader learn how to read a math table by using this math farm table to answer a set of questions.
2nd grade
Math
Worksheet
Pictograph Practice: Planting Trees
Worksheet
Pictograph Practice: Planting Trees
Ready for some pictograph practice? Build your child's graph literacy with a lesson on reading a pictograph about trees.
2nd grade
Math
Worksheet
Ocean Lake River Questions
Worksheet
Ocean Lake River Questions
Do you prefer rivers, oceans, or lakes? Students will practice coming up with questions by analyzing the data given in this Venn diagram.
2nd grade
Math
Worksheet
Summer Hobbies Venn Diagram
Worksheet
Summer Hobbies Venn Diagram
Practice reading Venn diagrams with some of the most popular summertime hobbies. Your child will learn to analyze and interpret data by answering questions.
2nd grade
Math
Worksheet
Pool Toys Venn Diagram
Worksheet
Pool Toys Venn Diagram
Students practice creating a Venn diagram by organizing the pool toys into the correct categories. Students will also learn to differentiate between shapes.
2nd grade
Math
Worksheet

Reading with Fluency: Rehearsing Reading Voices

Reading with Fluency: Rehearsing Reading Voices

Your child can rehearse their "in your head" reading voice by reading aloud into their cupped hands. This amplifies their voice and is an engaging way to make them aware of their fluency as readers.
Students can rehearse their "in their head" reading voice by reading aloud into their cupped hands. This amplifies their voice and is an engaging way to make them aware of their fluency as readers.
The Ant and the Grasshopper
Worksheet
The Ant and the Grasshopper
The Ant and the Grasshopper is a fable that teaches kids the value of hard work. Kids will focus on comprehension and predictions in this worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading Comprehension: The Serpent and the Eagle
Worksheet
Reading Comprehension: The Serpent and the Eagle
Strengthen your students' reading comprehension skills with the fable, The Serpent and the Eagle.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Seal Facts
Worksheet
Seal Facts
Young readers will love digging into this passage's cool seal facts, and they'll get a nice reading comprehension workout in the process.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Norse Mythology: Thor in the Land of the Giants
Worksheet
Norse Mythology: Thor in the Land of the Giants
Here's a famous story from Norse mythology that involves him, Loki, and their adventures in the land of the giants.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Loki Myths: Loki and the Builder
Worksheet
Loki Myths: Loki and the Builder
Here's a Loki myth to satisfy fans of this sneaky god: Loki and the Builder, where he tries to outwit an equally sneaky human.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Paper Bag Princess
Lesson plan
The Paper Bag Princess
In this lesson, students will practice listening comprehension skills after reading “The Paper Bag Princess” together as a class. Afterward, students will role-play, make inferences, and use summarization to strengthen literacy skills.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Fairy Tale Character Traits
Lesson plan
Fairy Tale Character Traits
Students will be able to answer questions to show understanding of character traits. This can be a stand-alone lesson or a support lesson to be used prior to The Paper Bag Princess lesson plan.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

Publishing

Publishing

Celebrate your child's at-home writing projects by "publishing" them! Bind pages into a simple book at your local or online print shop, or have your child decorate a cover and fasten the pages together yourself.
Celebrate your students' accomplishments and encourage them to reflect on their writing with a Publishing Party! As students discuss their writing process with classmates, the audience can add stickers to a chart with questions and prompts.
100th Day of School: Accomplishment Medal
Worksheet
100th Day of School: Accomplishment Medal
More and more schools are beginning to celebrate the 100th day of school. Help your child list her biggest accomplishments from the first 100 days of school.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Write an Earth Day Song
Worksheet
Write an Earth Day Song
This April kids can write their own Earth Day song or poem using this colorful worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Plant Resources
Worksheet
Plant Resources
Plants are resources used in everything from food, to clothes, and for making other products. Writing and research come together for this basic worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Recreational Resources
Worksheet
Recreational Resources
Have any good ideas for recreational resources? The term "recreational resources" has to do with the activities we do for enjoyment and the places that we go.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing Practice: If I Were President
Worksheet
Writing Practice: If I Were President
Children draw their face on Mount Rushmore, then write a paragraph detailing what they would do if they were president.
Kindergarten
Worksheet
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