Contractions

Contractions

Write some words with contractions on index cards and have your child sort them by word group; for example, "not," "is," and so on.
When teaching contractions, make sure to chart them by their word group: for example "not," "is," and so on.
Contraction Action
Worksheet
Contraction Action
Kids write the two words that make up each contraction on this second grade reading and writing worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Contraction Attraction
Worksheet
Contraction Attraction
On this second grade reading and writing worksheet, kids complete sentences by replacing two words with a matching contraction from the word box.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Get into Grammar: Contractions
Worksheet
Get into Grammar: Contractions
Help your child ease into grammar with a quick look at contractions: words formed by leaving out and combining sounds in a phrase.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Contraction Matching Game
Worksheet
Contraction Matching Game
Is your kid having trouble with contractions? Try out this simple memory matching game.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Contraction Action #6
Worksheet
Contraction Action #6
Get a grasp on contractions with this helpful practice sheet! Your child will be building useful grammar and punctuation skills as he goes.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

10 More, 10 Less

10 More, 10 Less

Have a hundreds chart on hand to help your child practice building numbers by adding 10 more or 10 less.
Be sure to teach your students how to use a number chart. Have them use manipulatives to build and create numbers.
Patterns on a Hundreds Chart: Columns
Worksheet
Patterns on a Hundreds Chart: Columns
This math and patterns worksheet features a chart with the numbers 1 through 100 to help your kid learn how to identify patterns and review place values.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Slap It!: An Odds and Evens Card Game
Activity
Slap It!: An Odds and Evens Card Game
This activity is based on the popular card game, Slapjack. It's rip-roaring fun, and it reinforces the concepts of odd and even.
1st grade
Math
Activity
Multiples of 10 Game Show
Game
Multiples of 10 Game Show
Kids practice adding and taking away 10 in this silly game show.
1st grade
Math
Game
Expanded Form: Double Digits
Worksheet
Expanded Form: Double Digits
This expanded form worksheet gets your child to break down numbers by ones and tens. This expanded form worksheet is an easy introduction to place value.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Place Value Peas
Game
Place Value Peas
Pass the peas! Kids identify two-digit numbers based on tens and ones.
1st grade
Math
Game
Roly's Sight Words Munch
Game
Roly's Sight Words Munch
Help Roly munch the right words in this exciting sight words game!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Game

Sight Words

Sight Words

First graders should end the year knowing at least 100 sight words. This will give them more reading stamina and fluency.
First graders should end the year knowing at least 100 sight words. This will give them more reading stamina and fluency.
Complete the Sentence: Common Sight Words
Worksheet
Complete the Sentence: Common Sight Words
Combining writing and sight word practice, this complete-the-sentence worksheet is packed with learning.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Write the Sight Words: "Then"
Worksheet
Write the Sight Words: "Then"
Help your child learn the sight word "then" with this printable phonics worksheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Write the Sight Words: "Them"
Worksheet
Write the Sight Words: "Them"
Help your child learn the sight word "them" with this printable phonics worksheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Write the Sight Words: "Live"
Worksheet
Write the Sight Words: "Live"
Help your child learn the sight word "live" with this printable writing worksheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Write the Sight Words: "Again"
Worksheet
Write the Sight Words: "Again"
Looking for a phonics worksheet to help your child with sight words? This printable will give him practice with the word "again".
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Roly's Sight Words Munch
Game
Roly's Sight Words Munch
Help Roly munch the right words in this exciting sight words game!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Game
Sight Word Bingo
Lesson plan
Sight Word Bingo
Ready, set, bingo! Students will use a fun, fast-paced game of word bingo to practice reading and spelling grade-level sight words.
1st grade
Lesson plan
Fun with Sight Words
Lesson plan
Fun with Sight Words
Use this fun games-inspired lesson plan to review or preview sight words with your ELs as they practice reading and spelling high frequency words. This can be used as a stand-alone or support lesson for the Sight Word Bingo lesson plan.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

Argument Writing

Argument Writing

When discussing opinions with your child, make sure to highlight the difference between a fact and an opinion.
When discussing opinions, make sure to highlight the difference between a fact and an opinion. Write some facts and opinions on sentence strips. Read them aloud, then have students sort them.
Fact vs. Opinion Sort
Worksheet
Fact vs. Opinion Sort
Before students write opinion pieces, they need to understand the difference between facts and opinions. This worksheet teaches them to do just that by having students cut out various statements and sort them into fact and opinion categories.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Tell Me the Facts & Opinions
Worksheet
Tell Me the Facts & Opinions
Are your students getting ready to write their own opinion pieces? Set students up for success with this worksheet that will have them record and differentiate facts and opinions about a topic of their choice.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Support Your Opinion
Worksheet
Support Your Opinion
Help your students prepare to write an argumentative piece with this writing prompt activity. This worksheet will jumpstart the writing process by having students articulate an opinion and come up with supporting evidence and details.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Homework: Pro or Con?
Worksheet
Homework: Pro or Con?
Engage your students in argumentative writing by having them share an opinion on a topic that may be near and dear (or not so dear!) to their hearts—homework!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Snakes: Pro or Con?
Worksheet
Snakes: Pro or Con?
Engage your students in argumentative writing by having them share an opinion on a topic that may elicit diverse feelings—pet snakes! Students will use this writing prompt to practice writing an argumentative paragraph using supporting evidence.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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