Provide students with fun, effective strategies and activities to use with their families that support classroom learning and boost academic achievement at home. With parents and caregivers as essential partners An Educator's Guide to Family Involvement in Early Literacy offers 30 ready-to-use reproducible family letters in both English and Spanish, ideas and materials for take-home backpack activities, and family literacy workshops in a variety of content areas and topics. Helping to build early-literacy skills in children and a strong family-school partnership, this resources provides support with how to help parents use these strategies, tools, and resources at home. Digital resources are provided in order to customize the provided materials to better suit the needs of your students and families.
Conquering Pre-Kindergarten, 4-Book Set
Strengthen the home-school connection and boost student achievement in word study, reading, writing, math, and science! This 4-Book Set helps solidify the concepts students are learning in Pre-K and builds foundational reading skills.
Learn-at-Home: High-Frequency Words Bundle Grade 2: 4-Book Set
Second grade students will learn sight words through daily practice worksheets and engaging nonfiction content! This set helps readers learn to recognize the most frequently used words in written English.
180 Days of First Grade Practice, 6-Book Set
180 Days of First Grade Practice 6-Book Set provides 180 days of daily practice activities to build students' reading, writing, mathematics, language, grammar, problem solving, and high-frequency word skills.
180 Days of Second Grade Practice, 6-Book Set
180 Days of Second Grade Practice 6-Book Set provides 180 days of daily practice activities to build students' reading, writing, mathematics, language, grammar, problem solving, and high-frequency word skills.
180 Days of Kindergarten Practice, 6-Book Set
180 Days of Kindergarten Practice 6-Book Set provides 180 days of daily practice activities to build students' math, reading, language, grammar, writing, problem solving, and high-frequency word skills.
The One and Only Ivan: An Instructional Guide for Literature
Fall in love with Ivan and his determination in this heartwarming story bursting with many different emotions. Readers will enjoy analyzing this complex literary piece and revel in the life lessons they take away from it.
Henry and Mudge: The First Book: An Instructional Guide for Literature
Readers will explore the true meaning of "man's best friend" with this guide that is filled with challenging, cross-curricular lessons and activities that teach students how to analyze and comprehend rich, complex literature.
Environmental Print for Early Childhood Literacy
Bring the world into the classroom and boost beginning readers' phonemic awareness and phonics skills using engaging environmental print. This book includes teacher background information, lesson plans, and developmentally appropriate student activities.
TIME For Kids: Practicing for Today's Tests Language Arts Level 3
Prepare third grade students for Next Generation Assessments by incorporating these practice exercises into their daily learning. This resource will help expand students' skill set and give them the necessary tools needed to excel on assessments.
Learn-at-Home: Summer STEM Bundle with Parent Guide Grade 4
Motivate and boost critical science skills and prevent summer learning loss with this bundle of fascinating texts. Students will have fun with engaging cross-curricular practice pages and nonfiction readers while they use creative thinking skills.
Learn-at-Home: Summer STEM Bundle Grade 4
Ignite a passion for science and learning with fun and engaging activities in real-life situations. Motivate students with easy-to-do family activities, texts, and websites that focus on science, technology, engineering, and math.
Primary Source Fluency Activities: Early America
Developed by Dr. Timothy Rasinski, this book of primary sources includes speeches, poems, and letters, and provides primary sources and activities to help teach important fluency strategies in the social studies classroom.
Creating Social and Emotional Learning Environments
This resource defines social and emotional learning and digs into the real work of incorporating SEL in K-12 schools. It makes the connection between research and practical application through real-life examples and testimonials of SEL in the classroom.
Guided Math: A Framework for Mathematics Instruction Second Edition
This 2nd edition takes an innovative approach to mathematics, using the same teaching philosophies as guided reading. This instructional framework provides an environment for math that fosters mathematical thinking and meets the needs of all students.
Using Primary Sources in the Classroom, 2nd Edition
Turn your classrooms into primary source learning environments! With more than 100 digital primary sources, fun activities, and model lesson plans, this resource contains everything needed to successfully teach with primary sources.
Building Vocabulary with Greek and Latin Roots
This teacher-friendly, 2nd edition resource provides the latest research on how to teach Greek and Latin roots. It includes strategies for improving comprehension, planning instructional routines, and building a word-rich learning environment.
Document-Based Assessment Activities, 2nd Edition
Today's students need opportunities to evaluate sources and use evidence to support their conclusions. This K-12 resource provides both instructional support for teachers as well as a myriad of differentiated learning opportunities for students.
Ultima parada de la calle Market (Last stop on Market Street): An Instructional Guide for
Analyze Last Stop on Market Street in-depth with this instructional guide that includes engaging activities and lessons in Spanish to build key comprehension and literacy skills for second language learners, with instructions for teachers in English.
Eres tu mi mama? (Are You My Mother?): An Instructional Guide for Literature
Analyze Are You My Mother in-depth with this instructional guide that includes engaging activities and lessons in Spanish to build key comprehension and literacy skills for second language learners, with instructions for teachers in English.
Get the Picture: Visual Literacy in Content-Area Instruction
This resource equips teachers with innovative strategies to develop students' visual literacy skills, teach students to analyze visual texts, comprehend both explicit and implicit messages, and engage in meaningful discussion.