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The Lion and the Mouse Fable
The Lion and the Mouse Fable
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The Lion and the Mouse Fable
Want to help your young readers learn to discern the central message or lesson of fictional stories? Have your students read this short version of the classic fable of the "Lion and the Mouse" by Aesop to practice determining the moral.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Folktales: The Princess Mouse
Folktales: The Princess Mouse
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Folktales: The Princess Mouse
Folktales are a great way to get your child into reading, and to help them consider moral values as well!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Reader’s Theater: Camping in the Cold
Reader’s Theater: Camping in the Cold
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Reader’s Theater: Camping in the Cold
In this Reader's Theater worksheet, students read a script, then answer the reading comprehension questions that follow.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Write a Simple Summary
Write a Simple Summary
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Write a Simple Summary
Teach your students to write a simple summary using an easy-to-follow set of keywords.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Summary with Time Order Words
Summary with Time Order Words
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Summary with Time Order Words
Use this exercise with your students to create short summaries with transition words.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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 Fable & Folktale Story Map
Fable & Folktale Story Map
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Fable & Folktale Story Map
Use this handy story map to help students organize the events and lessons in the fables and folktales they read.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Story Mountain
Story Mountain
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Story Mountain
Use this awesome story mountain template to help young readers understand the different elements of a story. Students will use this activity to organize their thoughts about the beginning, problem, climax, solution, and ending of a story.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Short and Sweet Summaries
Short and Sweet Summaries
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Short and Sweet Summaries
Children learn to use the "Somebody Wanted But So Then" method to write a short summary in this literacy worksheet.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Chapter Summaries
Chapter Summaries
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Chapter Summaries
Tuck this chapter summary chart into reading workshop folders to help students keep track of longer chapter books. When they finish the book, have them look back at this to create a whole-book summary!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Retelling Folktales and Fables
Retelling Folktales and Fables
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Retelling Folktales and Fables
After reading a fable or folktale, students will use this cute graphic organizer to record the most important things that happened in the beginning, middle, and end. Then they'll try their hand at identifying the moral of the story.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Stop & Jot Sticky Note Sequencing
Stop & Jot Sticky Note Sequencing
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Stop & Jot Sticky Note Sequencing
Then what happened? In this activity, students will choose stop and jot sticky notes from different parts of the story to practice their sequencing and summarizing skills as they respond to questions about the literature.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey
The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey
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The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey
Searching for a worksheet to help with your kid's reading skills? This printable uses a classic Aesop Fable.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Complete a Story Map
Complete a Story Map
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Complete a Story Map
This graphic organizer guides readers to complete a story map of their reading by having them record the characters, setting, problem, and solution.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Story Plot
Story Plot
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Story Plot
If your budding reading is writing their first book report, help them nail down the plot with this quick review worksheet.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Timeline Organizer
Timeline Organizer
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Timeline Organizer
Students can use this versatile graphic organizer to order events in fiction or nonfiction texts.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Narrative Poem: Casey at the Bat
Narrative Poem: Casey at the Bat
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Narrative Poem: Casey at the Bat
Ask students questions about "Casey at the Bat" by Ernest Lawrence Thayer to develop their reading comprehension skills.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Storyboard Summary
Storyboard Summary
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Storyboard Summary
With this storyboard, students will draw and write about events in a chronological order.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Summary High Five
Summary High Five
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Summary High Five
Children are introduced to a helpful, five-word mnemonic device for remembering what to include in a fiction summary.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Reader’s Theater: Fourth of July
Reader’s Theater: Fourth of July
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Reader’s Theater: Fourth of July
Children will read this Reader's Theater script, then answer questions designed to support their understanding of the characters, story, and message of the play.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Summarize a Fable: The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey
Summarize a Fable: The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey
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Summarize a Fable: The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey
In this reading comprehension worksheet, children read a fable of a man, a boy, and a donkey who are headed to market, and the advice they get along the way!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Summarizing and Order of Events
Summarizing and Order of Events
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Summarizing and Order of Events
Learn the basics of summary and identifying the order of events — then try your hand at it!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Connect the Events
Connect the Events
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Connect the Events
With this open-ended worksheet and graphic organizer students can practice locating events and connecting these events to a central idea.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Cinderella: Your Version
Cinderella: Your Version
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Cinderella: Your Version
We all know the classic fairy tale, and now you have a chance to put your own spin on the story of Cinderella! Your kids can let their imaginations take flight as they add their own plot twists and illustrations to the beloved story.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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A Christmas Carol: Story Map
A Christmas Carol: Story Map
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A Christmas Carol: Story Map
Celebrate the season by reading A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. Then challenge your young reader to fill in this graphic organizer chart.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Glossary: A Simple Summary
Glossary: A Simple Summary
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Glossary: A Simple Summary
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: A Simple Summary.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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