Students respond to The One and Only Ivan 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.
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.
An Educator's Guide to Family Involvement in Early Literacy
Provide students with fun, effective activities to support classroom learning at home. This resource offers 30 ready-to-use family letters (in English and Spanish) and ideas and materials for take-home activities and family literacy workshops.
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.
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.