The Fire Cat: An Instructional Guide for Literature
Pickles the cat is adopted by the local firehouse and works hard to be a good fire cat! Students will learn how to analyze and comprehend this story through rigorous and engaging lessons and activities included in this instructional guide for literature.
Magic Tree House Series: An Instructional Guide for Literature
This instructional guide for the Magic Tree House series provides the perfect support tool that will whisk students away to enchanting worlds while building critical literacy skills.
Last Stop on Market Street: An Instructional Guide for Literature
Excite your students from the first page to the last with this instructional guide for Last Stop on Market Street. This valuable resource will enhance students' reading experience with lesson plans tailored specifically for this 2016 Newbery Medal winner.
Starting with Prefixes and Suffixes
Dive into Latin and Greek prefixes and suffixes where students will expand their vocabularies and improve word knowledge. Through engaging texts and fun activities, the lessons in this resource make the content easy to implement, understand, and apply.
Purposeful Play for Early Childhood Phonological Awareness
Provide students with purposeful practice and fun activities that focus on detecting, manipulating, and interacting with sounds of language. This resource offers 70 lessons that build phonological skills through games, song, and active play.
Using Cursive Today
Introduce students to cursive and help them master this skill through the use of fun and engaging activity sheets provided in this resource.
Essential Math Skills: Over 250 Activities to Develop Deep Learning
Support and assess the learning of essential skills needed for students' mathematics success! Created to support the Common Core and other national standards, this resource is a great tool for educators.
Leveled Texts for Social Studies: American Biographies
Engage and motivate students with 15 high-interest, informational texts about amazing Americans! Written at four different reading levels, this resource is perfect for close reading and small-group instruction.
Leveled Texts for Social Studies: Symbols, Monuments, and Documents
Engage and motivate students with 15 high-interest, informational texts about famous American symbols, monuments, and documents written at four different reading levels. This resource is perfect for close reading and small-group instruction.
Activities for English Language Learners Across the Curriculum
Help students improve their English skills with this must-have resource! Easy-to-use lessons are provided in each content area and include step-by-step instructions, as well as suggestions for modifying based on students' language proficiency levels.
Creating a Google Apps Classroom: The Educator's Cookbook
Cook up amazing recipes with this engaging, resourceful GoogleTM cookbook! Great for both the beginning and seasoned Google-using teacher, this resource is the perfect tool to help guide teachers using, or preparing to use, Google Apps for EducationTM.
Leveled Text-Dependent Question Stems
Create effective text-dependent questions to increase students' understanding of text through in-depth examinations. Enable students to study broad concepts and analyze overarching themes, concepts, arguments, and claims presented in texts.
50 Strategies for Your Virtual Classroom
Virtual teaching here you come! Tackle the school year with the helpful material in this resource book. With a broad range of topics, grade-level variations, and accompanying student work pages, teachers can run their virtual classrooms with confidence.
Managing an Early Childhood Classroom
Create and manage an effective and developmentally-appropriate early childhood classroom! Filled with management suggestions and recommendations for young children's development, this guide provides ready-to-use lessons and templates to enhance learning.
Building Academic Language through Content-Area Text: Strategies to Support ELLs
Set the stage for effective academic language instruction with strategies that are designed specifically for English language learners and support content-area literacy using informational text.
Fluency Through Practice and Performance
Discover strategies for incorporating fluency instruction into your daily reading routines and easily incorporate it into instruction.
Creating Strategic Readers: Techniques for Supporting Rigorous Literacy Instruction
Meet the challenges of educating students with this balanced, whole-child approach to rigorous reading instruction. This updated, best-selling book co-published with the International Literacy Association (ILA) offers over 125 engaging techniques!
Guided Math Conferences
Use conferencing successfully within your Guided Math classroom with this resource full of suggestions, tips, management, and implementation methods.
Implementing Guided Math: Tools for Educational Leaders
Support the implementation of the Guided Math framework with this guide by Laney Sammons. This resource provides school leaders with strategies for supporting teachers as they embark on teaching the components of the framework in their classrooms.
Connecting Content and Language for English Language Learners
Bridge the gap between content and language and put research into practice to instruct English language learners with strategies that meet their needs in language development and literacy.
Teaching with Text Sets
Increase student engagement, differentiate instruction, and integrate more informational texts into the curriculum. This product provides sample text sets and models as well as provides guidance in how to teach with text sets and put them into action.
Just the Facts: Close Reading and Comprehension of Informational Text
Effectively use informational text in the classroom! This resource provides a clear explanation of engaging strategies for instruction with informational text and includes practical tips, suggestions, lesson ideas, and digital resources.
Strategies for Effective Balanced Literacy
This easy-to-follow guide is filled with practical approaches to help teachers transition towards a balanced literacy framework. It offers simple techniques to nurture reading and writing skills through reading and writing activities.
Integrating the Arts Across the Content Areas
Bring the arts back into the classroom with arts-based activities and strategies to use in language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies instruction.