Students respond to The Great Kapok Tree through writing. Various writing prompts, which require students to make connections, are provided. Narrative, opinion, and informative/explanatory prompts are included along with themed writing paper.
Making and Writing Words: Grades K-1
Making and Writing Words: Grades 2-3
Writing Strategies for the Content Areas 2nd Edition Set
Help students write mathematics, social studies, and science content! This 3-book set provides standards-based strategies to help them write and comprehend content-area content.
Are You My Mother?: An Instructional Guide for Literature
Babies need someone to love them, even baby birds. Early readers will analyze and become familiar with a baby bird's struggle to find his mother through fun activities and lessons in this instructional guide for literature.
Frog and Toad Together: An Instructional Guide for Literature
Young readers will be eager to explore these delightful short stories about friendship and analyze complex text through the engaging, cross-curricular activities and lessons in this instructional guide.
Green Eggs and Ham: An Instructional Guide for Literature
Meet Sam-I-Am and maybe even sample a dish of green eggs and ham in this playful best-seller. This instructional guide for literature is filled with engaging activities and will have early learners eager to explore the text in this story.
Little Bear: An Instructional Guide for Literature
The Very Hungry Caterpillar: An Instructional Guide for Literature
Take a journey with a very tiny, very hungry caterpillar as he transforms into a beautiful butterfly. Readers will become familiar with this well-known story and learn about a tiny life cycle through this instructional guide for literature.
The Pigeon Books: An Instructional Guide for Literature
Children will love analyzing these fun books about a silly pigeon who tries to get away with too much! They will learn to analyze various story elements through fun, challenging activities and lessons provided in this instructional guide for literature.
The Great Kapok Tree: An Instructional Guide for Literature
By completing fun, challenging activities and lessons, students will uncover the true meaning behind this beautifully illustrated story. This guide is the perfect tool to aid students in analyzing and comprehending this sensational story.
180 Days of Writing for Second Grade
Increase students' writing abilities in various text types through these easy-to-use activities. In creative, theme-based units, students will learn about the writing process through mentor texts and then apply what they have learned to their own writing.
180 Days of Practice Grade 2 Bundle
Have the entire school year covered with this program that features purposeful practice that focuses on critical skills every second grader needs to know. The 180 Days of Practice provides valuable daily math, reading, writing, and grammar activities.
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.
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.