32 Compare and Contrast Task Cards. The Cards are tiered to help you differentiated. The first 12 cards use pictures to generate relationships. The next 4 cards require students to identify whether a statement is comparing or contrasting. The next 4 cards have students generate a compare and contrast statement or paragraph when given two topics or ideas. The last 12 cards have students read short paragraphs and compare and contrast elements present in the paragraph. $

Cats vs. Dogs -- Freebie....ok, this is just too cute! Kids compare and contrast cats and dogs, then also have task cards for activities to do with the project. Love this!

Compare and Contrast Anchor Chart

Context Clues Task Cards Set #2 Fill In the Blank ~ Differentiated & Common Core. A set of 32 task cards that require students to use their context clues skills to fill in the missing word (several possible answers). Your students will love this engaging set of task cards (mine asked for another set!). Provides for easy differentiation and even a little synonym lesson. $

Compare/Contrast

Differentiated Point of View Task Cards { First and Third Person } $

Comparing Fractions Task Cards. 48 Comparing Fractions Task Cards aligned to Common Core Standards (4.NF.2) and highly engaging for your students. Cards use several different methods to help students see relationships between fractions. Answer Key included. $

WAYSIDE SCHOOL A rap about text features...the cutest!

Check out this blog post and freebie to help you teach deeper thinking using poetry--everything you need for a great lesson that can be used over and over with different texts!

FREE!! Pronouns Task Cards: In appreciation for all you do, I am offering this free download pronouns task card set for you!

sound cards

Freebie! Set of 32 task cards with Back to School Idioms. Great tool to teach figurative language.

compare and contrast the city and country

DIfferentiated Dry Erase Close Reading Task Cards for Informational Text~ Students practice close reading on the task cards. Highlight supporting details, wipe off the task card, and then reuse. The blank lines on each card enable students to write their complete answer on the card. This is a great way for students to practice close reading skills in a literacy center.

Context Clues Task Cards Set #3 ~ A set of 32 task cards that require students to use their context clues skills to read brief "paragraphs" and determine the meaning of an underlined word. Your students will love this engaging set of task cards (mine asked for another set!). Provides for easy differentiation, especially when partnered with my other context clues task cards. $

Main Idea Task Cards Activity { 52 Picture & Text Cards } *New Product!* A set of 52 Main Idea Task Cards with activity sheets and main idea statements for easy differentiation. $

Early Finisher Task Cards for Language Arts and Reading. No more "busy work" for your early finishers! $

I love this! It is so important for students to see models! Using a rubric scale to compare weak and strong writing models is a great way for students to begin to reflect on their own writing!

These 8 reading passages are designed for 3rd grade or 4th grade students to read and determine the main idea. The practice is leveled so that one set of the reading passages has multiple choice answers, and the other set of task cards are free response (students must decide on the main idea independently).

Adventures of a 6th Grade Teacher: anchor charts