Grades 1 - 6. The use of primary sources in today's classroom represents a key shift in literary instruction and brings history alive for students. This book series is full of opportunities for inquiry-based learning as students explore primary source documents that provide eyewitness evidence of authentic events. The pages are filled with photos of actual people and events, posters that once hung on storefronts, paintings that interpret history, and ads or articles taken from newspaper in circulation… More »
Perfect for paired reading exercises, this acoustical telephone allows students to work together and help each other learn. Also useful for one-on-one time with parents, teachers, or tutors. Dishwasher safe and battery free. This unit is fund certified for Title 1 and Reading First. Set of 4.
Grade 2. Explore informational text with leveled nonfiction text and Common Core questions and activities! Each book includes 15 nonfiction passages, followed by two pages of Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening, and Language activities. Each question or activity has the Common Core standard(s) it hits listed next to it, giving teachers and students detailed information about what standards they are practicing. 48 reproducible pages.
Grade 2. Write-on/wipe-off chart is an engaging, easy-to-use resource for hands-on introduction or review of standards-based topics. Perfect for use with the entire class, small groups, or by students working independently. Features 10 double-sided, laminated 18" x 12" charts mounted on a sturdy, free-standing easel. Side one features a graphic overview of a topic while side two provides write-on/wipe-off activities. Also includes an activity guide with master copies and review questions.
Grades K - 5. Within the pages of Debbie Linville's new book, Grandpa's Talespun Love, readers will experience the tall tales and fables shared by a loving grandfather to his young grandchild. The stories, though embellished in content, unveil aspects of family history and teachable moments for young children on the importance of family, life in the South and finding delight in life's unique characteristics. The author, a respected literacy educator, has written an extension guide filled with a… More »
Grades K - 5.This book celebrates the special bond that exists between grandmothers and grandchildren. It is a beautiful tribute to grandmothers and the significant ways they shape grandchildren's lives through the years. The author, a respected literacy educator, has written an extension guide filled with a wealth of ways to use this text in the classroom.