March 5th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Word of the Day

Middle School Resource Word of the Day Word of the Day is a fabulous way to get through tedious vocabulary definitions. Related NY State Academic Standards: L.8.4.c, L.8.4.d, ELA1.I.LR1A and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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February 6th, 2019

High School Resource: 9th Grade Independent Reading Workshop

High School Resource 9th Grade Independent Reading Workshop This resource provides an outline for reading workshop and guided sheets for students and teachers to use while incorporating an independent reading workshop. Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.9-10.3, RL.9-10.5, RL.9-10.11 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, […]

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February 5th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Genre Lesson: Science Fiction by ReadWorks

Middle School Resource Genre Lesson: Science Fiction Students will identify scientific, futuristic, and/or out of the ordinary elements of science fiction. Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.6.1, RL.6.2, RL.6.7 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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February 4th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: “Stone Soup” for Primary Students by ECSDM

Elementary School Resource “Stone Soup” for Primary Students In this unit, students will read various versions of the story Stone Soup and compare and contrast them. Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.1.2, RL.1.9, RL.1.10 and more!

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January 2nd, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Writing Practice Book, Enchanted Learning

Elementary School Resource Writing Practice Book, Enchanted Learning This site provides printable books to help students practice writing the letters of the alphabet. Words for each letter of the alphabet are also included on the page. A cover page can be printed out. This is appropriate for grades K-2. It can be used by parents […]

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December 25th, 2018

Middle School Resource: Using Kidspiration in the Classroom

Middle School Resource Using Kidspiration in the Classroom KidspirationĀ® is designed specifically to match the learning needs and abilities of K-5 students. With Kidspiration, young learners use graphic organizers to improve learning and thinking skills across the curriculum in reading and writing, science, social studies and math. Related NY State Academic Standards: W.3.6, W.4.6, W.5.6 […]

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November 26th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Sketch-and-Write by ECSDM

Elementary School Resource Sketch-and-Write by ECSDM This English Language Arts lesson will allow students to illustrate their thinking and recall information read aloud. By the end of the lesson, students will have a new strategy to use during listening selections. This strategy will allow students to use their creative energy while improving note taking and […]

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March 22nd, 2017

High School Resource: Differentiated Instruction Reading Strategy: Think-Tac-Toe

High School Resource Differentiated Instruction Reading Strategy: Think-Tac-Toe A Think-Tac-Toe is a form of assessment that can be used with all grades and all subjects. The idea is for students to choose three projects to do. The top row focuses on character, the middle row focuses on setting, and the bottom row focuses on theme, […]

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March 21st, 2017

Middle School Resource: Student Reading Self-Assessment

Middle School Resource Student Reading Self-Assessment This document is designed for students to complete to evaluate their own reading habits and skills. Students are asked to complete the evaluation and then set goals based on their responses. This form can be used for reflection and/or teacher conferences with students. Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.8.10, […]

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March 20th, 2017

Elementary School Resource: Reading Strategies by Discovery Education

Elementary School Resource Reading Strategies by Discovery Education Students will: -Learn that every story has a main idea and supporting details. -Find the main idea and several supporting details in a news story. Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.K.10, RI.K.10, RF.K.1, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, […]

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