Teacher Created Materials invites you to think outside the textbook to integrate literacy and social studies instruction in your classroom. Exploring Social Studies: Louisiana Edition for Grade 3 is an integrated, innovative full year-curriculum designed to immerse students in inquiry-based analysis and bring past events to life. It’s perfect for small-group instruction and within a Balanced Literacy approach.View product
These resources provide students with a more comprehensive understanding of historical events through primary source documents such as maps, letters, photographs, political cartoons, and more. Primary Sources kits were developed by Teacher Created Materials to help teachers integrate engaging, authentic resources into the classroom that capture students' curiosity about the past. Students will naturally begin to use critical thinking to analyze historical events.
|Louisiana||Citizenship and Government (Grade 3)|
|Early American Indians (Grade 5)||My Country: Then and Now (Grade 3)|
|Jamestown (Grade 5)||Pilgrims (Grade 5)|
|Elections (Grade 3)||American Presidents and the Constitution (Grade 3)|
|Exploration (Grade 5)||Pioneers (Grade 4)|
|Colonial America (Grade 5)||Westward Expansion (Grade 4)|
|American Revolution (Grade 5)||Continents: Africa & Asia (Grade 4)|
|Constitution and New Government (Grade 5)|
These kits build literacy and social studies content knowledge with the use of high-interest, appropriately leveled nonfiction books for kids. Designed by Teacher Created Materials, each kit features dynamic readers that meet the four strands of social studies: history, civics, geography, and economics. Every lesson offers multiple opportunities to foster curiosity, study relationships, and reflect on new learning.
|Grade K||Grade 2|
|Grade 1||Grade 3|
Filled with high-interest, nonfiction content and fascinating photos and source materials, these books are perfect for developing and improving students' social studies knowledge. Designed by Teacher Created Materials, this series brings the past to life and fosters content-area literacy through the use of reading and writing activities focused on social studies content.
|America in the 1800s (Grade 4)||America’s Early Years (Grade 5)|
Teacher Created Materials' K-5 Bookroom Collections provide an organized school-wide resource for today's busy teachers. These centralized collections of high-interest, leveled nonfiction and fiction books, management materials, and professional development resources allow teachers to effectively support and engage students in literacy instruction.
|Grades K-2||Grades 3-5|
Developed by Teacher Created Materials, this extensive writing program uses diverse texts, guided instruction and purposeful practice to help develop today's young readers and writers. Teacher resources are embedded throughout the series, and provide a sequential, practical way to teach critical writing skills.
|Grade K||Grade 2||Grade 4|
|Grade 1||Grade 3||Grade 5|
Teacher Created Materials'research-based reading series is designed to teach reading, listening, and speaking skills through the performance of colorful scripts and focused instruction. Students will improve fluency and comprehension by reading and rereading the engaging scripts, which are based on quality literature and a performance-based learning format. The differentiated scripts ensure that students of all reading levels can fully participate. This is the perfect classroom resource to address the needs of varied readers!
|Folk and Fairy Tales (Grade K Sample)||Expanding and Preserving the Union (Grade 3 Sample)|
|My Country (Grade 1 Sample)||World Myths (Grade 4 Sample)|
|Fables (Grade 2 Sample)||Early America (Grade 5 Sample)|
These dynamic and engaging nonfiction readers are the perfect tool for supplementing your reading program or classroom library. Teacher Created Materials designed this series to meet students' needs for high-interest informational text by providing nonfiction readers that feature a variety of text structures, domain-specific and academic vocabulary, and complex text aligned to the content areas.
|Grade K Foundations||Grade 2 Early Fluent||Grade 4 Advanced|
|Grade K Foundations Plus||Grade 2 Early Fluent Plus||Grade 4 Advanced Plus|
|Grade 1 Emergent||Grade 3 Fluent||Grade 5 Challenging|
|Grade 1 Upper Emergent||Grade 3 Fluent Plus||Grade 5 Challenging Plus|
Prepare your students for academic success with the Louisiana CFA (Common Formative Assessment) Practice Questions for grades 3 and 4. This science test-preparation resource will guide students through real-world scientific phenomena and concepts that are aligned to the Louisiana Student Standards for Science, with practice questions that will prepare them for today’s rigorous testing.
This series from Teacher Created Materials helps students simultaneously build literacy skills and science content knowledge with high-interest, appropriately leveled informational text featuring hands-on simple science experiments. Each kit provides multiple texts around common strands: life science, physical science, earth and space science, and scientific practices.
|Grade K||Grade 2||Grade 4|
|Grade 1||Grade 3||Grade 5|
This Teacher Created Materials' series provides teachers with science lesson plans based on current research for science inquiry methodology and instructional practices to meet the needs of diverse learners. The science resources are designed to develop students' scientific literacy skills by motivating them through engaging content.
|Biomes and Ecosystems (Grades 3-5)||Cells (Grades 3-5)|
|Ecology and the Environment (Grades 3-5)||Living Organisms (Grades 3-5)|
|Electricity and Magnetism (Grades 3-5)||Energy (Grades 3-5)|
|Forces and Motion (Grades 3-5)||Light and Sound (Grades 3-5)|
|Matter (Grades 3-5)||Earth Systems and Cycles (Grades 3-5)|
|Forces in Nature (Grades 3-5)||The Solar System (Grades 3-5)|
|Rocks and Minerals (Grades 3-5)|