Can be expanded when introducing quality adjectives in IEW. Noun from Ancient History writing lesson on the cloud; student must use the thesaurus and dictionary to come up with 7 quality adjectives--no banned words allowed!
A Cupcake for the Teacher: Namebows and an Easy Pattern Freebie
A great resource list for language arts memory tools.
Poems every child should know (book & mp3 recordings)
Teaching Your Highly Distractible Child to Read - Yes, you can!
Turn i spy into a simple phonetic game to teach reading and spelling
Multi-sensory learning: using rainbow writing to learn spellings
simple and cheap way to practice plural nouns. Fold down flap to make plural word.
Google Lit Trips allows students to tour the places where the characters they read about are living. This website has over 35 pre-created trips that teachers and students can download and run through Google Earth. The lit trips are easy to navigate and organized by grade level. The website also gives step by step instructions on how teachers can create their own lit trips, tips for using Google Earth and ideas for integrating Google Lit trips into your current curriculum.
Grammar Games "A" & "An" - Animal Edition - Grammar Games - Articles A, An (Animal Sets Edition) will give your students plenty of practice using the articles "a" and "an" correctly. Download Club members can download @ http://www.christianhomeschoolhub.spruz.com/1st---3rd-grade.htm (Under "English Grammar Workbooks & Units"). Not a Club member? Purchase @ http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Grammar-Games-Articles-A-An-Animal-Sets-Edition
Grammar Games "A" & "An" - Animal Edition - Grammar Games - Articles A, An (Animal Sets Edition) will give your students plenty of practice using the articles "a" and "an" correctly. Download Club members can download @ www.christianhome... (Under "English Grammar Workbooks & Units"). Not a Club member? Purchase @ www.teacherspayte...
Using Dictionaries in Third Grade anchor chart
Great ideas for developing children's writing - from first ABCs to creative writing ideas
Biography Research Poster-Word Document and Editable!
Index of hundreds of FREE Printables to go along with several Childrens Books by Harper Collins including Merry Christmas, Mouse!, Amelia Bedelia, Charlottes Web, Harold and the Purple Crayon, If You Give a Cat a Cupcake, If You Give a Pig a Pancake, and many, many more
Incredible reading management binder to track student progress. Every form you will need for assessing students and developing instruction. A great addition to your reading workshop management.
Simply Centers: Word Work Freebie
Free website for kids. Type in their spelling words for the week and it creates games to help them practice the words.
Persuasive writing. Tool that can be used for students to structure a persuasive essay. 2.W.1 Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply reasons that support the opinion, use linking words to connect opinion and reasons, and provide a concluding statement or section.
This is a great visual to teach opinion writing. I think I am going to use it with the prompt: What is the best way to eat an oreo cookie. Each student will then get an oreo as well.