ELA ~ First Grade: Nice for first grade. Suggestion: create this to be a lesson. (Given a simple verb, the student will use it in a sentence. They will change tenses past and future, repeating the pattern of word/ sentence. Way to compare verb tenses and decorate the classroom at the same time!
This is a great chart to use during writing instruction. It maps out the important things that all writing needs to have in a clear and concise manner (it could use a little color though!). This chart could help save the teacher from having to verbally remind students or mark on homework when grading for written work. Maggie Gomberg.
Reading Comprehension Bookmarks to Support Academic Language
Comprehension Skills & Reading Strategies Bookmarks Printable - help students monitor their comprehension and use academic language to ask and answer questions about the text. The bookmarks include graphics organizers and vocabulary in addition to sentence frames.
Cupcake Contraction Sort. Students can use this activity as an opportunity to learn what exactly contractions are. Art is used through choosing colors (warm/cool) to make their cupcake and designing it as they choose. Along with art students learn language arts and reading to learn what exactly each contraction is and using art to learn them. Grades 3rd to 5th can use this fun art activity.