Your students will get plenty of inferencing practice with these 24 Inference Task Cards and Google Slides plus an optional self-checking version is included. Each card/slide features a short passage with a text-dependent question plus a follow-up question asking students to explain their reasoning.
Tackle teaching THEME with these 16 short stories! This resource includes printable task cards and google slides to help your students infer the theme of a story. Plus, there are audio files that can turn each story into a read aloud! This resource has tons of built in options for differentiation an
Each of these Main Idea Task Cards (print or digital) features a short informational text (nonfiction) passage to help your students master this challenging reading strategy. The 48 cards are divided into two sets of 24 cards each for differentiated learning. SET 1: Includes Topic Sentence - Great f
Each of these 24 Summary Task Cards (and Google slides) features a short, nonfiction paragraph with clickable links to audio support in the Google Slides version! Students are challenged to summarize the paragraph in just twelve words or less. By presenting only one paragraph at a time, the often ov
Here are 24 cards to help your students practice determining the author's purpose. Each card features a short reading passage and the three multiple-choice PIE options. Students are also asked to justify their answers. This activity is meant to be supplemental and should be used after your students
Here are 32 short passage cards to help students identify different types of informational text structures. Five text structures are used: description, sequence (sometimes called chronological), compare and contrast, cause and effect, and problem and solution. Each card features a short informationa
Whether you need print or digital, this step-by-step paragraph writing program is engaging, effective, and easy to implement. With 60 different prompts, (20 opinion, 20 informative, & 20 narrative) this resource will last all year. Google Slides are included for all writing prompts, graphic org
These Sight Word Sentences and Games are designed to help kids build confidence with early literacy skills. A high level of picture support is provided. Just one sight word is added on each page. This resource is ideal for use in kindergarten, and also toward the beginning of first grade. To provid
These 32 short story drawing conclusions task cards are a great way to practice inference, which can be one of the trickier reading strategies. The multiple-choice format makes them ideal for test prep. Students can use these cards individually at a center or they could also test each other in pairs
These 32 context clue task cards will help your students to better understand what they read and to improve their vocabularies. Great for test prep too! Students can use these cards individually at a center or they could also test each other in pairs. Another option is to use the cards with the whol
Use these 32 short passage cards (print or digital) to practice inferring character traits. The multiple-choice format makes these cards ideal for test prep or as a supplement to your reading skills lesson. If you want your students to go a little deeper, there is also a challenge card that can be a
Each of these 32 Math Challenge Task Cards (print or digital) has a different multi-step math story problem. Students will need to use all four operations as they solve the problems. There are also some cards that involve money, measurement, or elapsed time. A student Answer Sheet is included, as we
This collection of printable games contains 35 games that review multiplication up to 12 x 12. They are a fun way to help students develop fact fluency. These are PRINT and PLAY games. They require NO PREP. Just print and hand out.Each game requires a different multiplication skill. They are designe
Here are 32 sequencing cards to help your students master this important reading strategy. Each card features a paragraph (with signal words) and a sequencing question about the order of events. Each paragraph is used on two consecutive cards to encourage car
Dig deeply into the text for reading comprehension and close reading practice with these high-interest, standards-based reading passages written by a published nonfiction children’s author with more than 100 books in print.What's Included?60 Printable passages (Each with 2 levels! 120 passages total
These 60 print or digital Brain Breaks are quick, easy, and SUPER FUN! The download includes Task Cards and Google Slides versions so that you'll be able to use them in whatever way makes sense for your students. With two design options (a simple design for older students and a fun animal design fo
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This is a great activity to combine both math and word work!
I pair this sheet with a baggie of play coins and have students determine the worth of each of their spelling words. You could also use content vocabulary words, sight words, and mo
Inference is such a difficult reading strategy for many students, but these 24 short passage cards can help! Use them orally in small groups or individually as a writing assignment. Students can answer on a separate piece of paper and track the cards they have completed on the included recording s
Perfect for distance learning! Finding the theme of a story can be confusing for students. It's always so hard to teach! Using fables seems to help students identify themes a little easier, so I created this product for just that reason! →This product aligns with Common Core standards: RL.3.2, RL.
Looking for engaging, creative, and versatile word work activities for your upper elementary students that will last the YEAR? This no-prep mega pack contains 18 word work (vocabulary) activities that your kids will love-- along with menus and anchor charts! This product is appropriate for grades 3-
Students love these non-fiction main idea and supporting details passages! Finding the main idea and supporting details has never been easier. Using our main idea graphic organizer to color code nonfiction passages gives students multiple opportunities to practice recognizing text organization. Whe
Are you looking to expand your collection of short informational text perfect for close reading? Text that you and your students can read and reread in one session? If so, then I think you will love this first volume of articles in a new Informational Text series of mine called Hello 411.
Get 20 PRINT & DIGITAL non-fiction reading passages for students to use while they practice finding the main idea and supporting details. These high interest and engaging non-fiction topics make learning about main idea fun and interesting for students! This resource is perfect for Google Classr
LIT SPARKS: These 65 question cards (print or digital) for literature will help your students engage in meaningful and insightful discussions about the books they are reading. The cards address setting, characters, plot, theme, author's purpose, mood, tone and more. Students will need to use reading