My Favorite Dessert ~ Writing Activity

My Favorite Dessert ~ Writing Activity

My Favorite Dessert is a fun and engaging writing activity. The templates are display-ready to show off the students' writing. It includes: 1 Brainstorm Graphic Organizer 3 Paragraph Graphic Organizers 1 Primary lined 2 pg template 1 Lined 2 pg template 1 Blank 2 pg template
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Force and Motion Task Cards

Force and Motion Task Cards

Force and Motion Task Cards can be used as a center activity, a gallery walk, scoot game, whole group or small group activity, intervention tool, individual work, or as an easy assessment. Topics covered: -force -motion -friction -gravity -push -pull Resource includes: *24 Task Cards *Recording Sheets (half sheets and full sheet) *Student Self-Checking Answer Key
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Homophones Task Cards

Homophones Task Cards

Homophones Task Cards can be used as a center activity, a gallery walk, scoot game, whole group or small group activity, intervention tool, individual work, or as an easy assessment. Resource includes: *24 Task Cards *Recording Sheets (half sheets and full sheet) *Student Self-Checking Answer Key
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Jane Goodall Biography

Jane Goodall Biography

This is a biography unit on Jane Goodall that covers 3rd-5th grade reading and writing standards. Jane Goodall is an amazing woman who spent 40 years studying and living among chimpanzees in the Gombe National Forest in Africa. Included in the biography unit is a reading passage, quiz, posters, graphic organizers, activities, a timeline, an interactive notebook foldable, response writing activities, research graphic organizers, research templates, a writing rubric, and more. Your students will love studying the life of Jane Goodall! The Unit includes: Reading passage Biography poster Quote poster Quiz and answer key Biography coloring sheet K-W-L Chart Vocabulary graphic organizer Biography illustration Meet Me Biography Outside and inside traits Personal challenges Compare and Contrast –set of 2 Problems and solutions Timeline Cause and effect Reading closely Taking notes Interactive notebook activity Early Life-Career-Later Life Life-Believed-Achieved Life story Retell the main life changing events Letter to Jane Goodall Reader response Journal entry Biography report brainstorming organizer Biography report paragraph graphic organizer Biography report primary lined 2 pg. template Biography report lined 2 pg. template Biography report blank 2 pg. template Writing rubric Alignment to the Common Core reading and writing standards for 3rd-5th grade
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Florence Nightingale Biography

Florence Nightingale Biography

This is a biography unit on Florence Nightingale that covers 3rd-5th grade reading and writing standards. Florence Nightingale was an amazing woman who founded the standards for modern nursing. Included in the biography unit is a reading passage, quiz, posters, graphic organizers, activities, a timeline, an interactive notebook foldable, response writing activities, research graphic organizers, research templates, a writing rubric, and more. Your students will love studying the life of Florence Nightingale! The Unit includes: Reading passage Biography poster Quote poster Quiz and answer key Biography coloring sheet K-W-L Chart Vocabulary graphic organizer Biography illustration Meet Me Biography Outside and inside traits Personal challenges Compare and Contrast –set of 2 Problems and solutions Timeline Cause and effect Reading closely Taking notes Interactive notebook activity Early Life-Career-Later Life Life-Believed-Achieved Life story Retell the main life changing events Letter to Florence Nightingale Reader response Journal entry Biography report brainstorming organizer Biography report paragraph graphic organizer Biography report primary lined 2 pg. template Biography report lined 2 pg. template Biography report blank 2 pg. template Writing rubric Alignment to the Common Core reading and writing standards for 3rd-5th grade
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Helen Keller Biography

Helen Keller Biography

This is a biography unit on Helen Keller that covers 3rd-5th grade reading and writing standards. Helen Keller was an amazing woman who defied the odds of being both deaf and blind to become the first deaf-blind individual to earn a college degree. Included in the biography unit is a reading passage, quiz, posters, graphic organizers, activities, a timeline, an interactive notebook foldable, response writing activities, research graphic organizers, research templates, a writing rubric, and more. Your students will love studying the life of Helen Keller! The Unit includes: Reading passage Biography poster Quote poster Quiz and answer key Biography coloring sheet K-W-L Chart Vocabulary graphic organizer Biography illustration Meet Me Biography Outside and inside traits Personal challenges Compare and Contrast –set of 2 Problems and solutions Timeline Cause and effect Reading closely Taking notes Interactive notebook activity Early Life-Career-Later Life Life-Believed-Achieved Life story Retell the main life changing events Letter to Helen Keller Reader response Journal entry Biography report brainstorming organizer Biography report paragraph graphic organizer Biography report primary lined 2 pg. template Biography report lined 2 pg. template Biography report blank 2 pg. template Writing rubric Alignment to the Common Core reading and writing standards for 3rd-5th grade
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A Gnome-tastic Mystery! ~ Writing Activity

A Gnome-tastic Mystery! ~ Writing Activity

A Gnome-tastic Mystery is a fun and engaging creative writing activity. The graphic organizers are scaffolded for all levels of writers, and the final draft templates are display-ready to show off the students’ writing. I have included both a boy and a girl gnome writing template. It includes: 1 Brainstorm Graphic Organizer 1 Sensory Details Graphic Organizer 1 Story Elements Graphic Organizer 4 Paragraph Graphic Organizers 1 Primary lined 3 pg template 1 Lined 3 pg template 1 Blank 3 pg template Aligned to Common Core: W.1.3; W.2.3; W.3.3; W.4.3; W.5.3 Aligned to Texas TEKS: 1.12.A; 2.12.A; 3.12.A; 4.12.A; 5.12.A
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Comma in a Series Test

Comma in a Series Test

Students won’t mind taking a test with this student friendly Comma in a Series assessment. The test consists of 10 multiple choice questions and includes a key. Be sure to check my store for more student friendly tests in ELA, Math, and Science. If the test you need isn’t listed, please send me a message and I’ll make it for you. Aligned to: Common Core: L.5.2.A; L.6.2.A
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If I met Peter Rabbit... ~ Writing Activity

If I met Peter Rabbit... ~ Writing Activity

If I met Peter Rabbit is a fun and engaging creative writing activity. The graphic organizers are scaffolded for all levels of writers, and the final draft templates are display-ready to show off the students’ writing. It includes: 1 Brainstorm Graphic Organizer 1 Sensory Details Graphic Organizer 4 Paragraph Graphic Organizers 1 Primary lined 2 pg template 1 Lined 2 pg template 1 Blank 2 pg template Aligned to Common Core: W.1.3; W.2.3; W.3.3; W.4.3; W.5.3 Aligned to Texas TEKS: 1.12.A; 2.12.A; 3.12.A; 4.12.A; 5.12.A
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Commas in a Series Task Cards

Commas in a Series Task Cards

Commas in a Series Task Cards can be used as a center activity, a gallery walk, scoot game, whole group or small group activity, intervention tool, individual work, test prep, or as an easy assessment. Resource includes: *24 Task Cards *Recording Sheets (half sheets and full sheet) *Student Self-Checking Answer Key
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I Love Easter Because...

I Love Easter Because...

I Love Easter Because… is a fun and engaging writing activity. This goes along wonderfully with the Easter Holiday. The graphic organizers are scaffolded for all levels of writers, and the final draft templates are display-ready to show off the students’ writing. There is also a rubric for grading the writing of students in 3rd-5th grade. It includes: 1 Brainstorm Graphic Organizer 5 Paragraph Graphic Organizers 1 Primary lined 2 pg template 1 Lined 2 pg template 1 Blank 2 pg template 1 Rubric Aligned to Common Core: W.1.1; W.2.1; W.3.1; W.4.1; W.5.1 Aligned to Texas TEKS: 1.12.A; 2.12.A; 3.12.A; 4.12.A; 5.12.A
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The Best Pie is... ~ Opinion Writing Activity

The Best Pie is... ~ Opinion Writing Activity

The Best Pie is… is a fun and engaging writing activity. This goes along wonderfully with the celebration of Pi Day. The graphic organizers are scaffolded for all levels of writers, and the final draft templates are display-ready to show off the students’ writing. There is also a rubric for grading the writing of students in 3rd-5th grade. It includes: 1 Brainstorm Graphic Organizer 5 Paragraph Graphic Organizers 1 Primary lined 2 pg template 1 Lined 2 pg template 1 Blank 2 pg template 1 Rubric Aligned to Common Core: W.1.1; W.2.1; W.3.1; W.4.1; W.5.1 Aligned to Texas TEKS: 1.12.A; 2.12.A; 3.12.A; 4.12.A; 5.12.A
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Clara Barton Biography Unit ~ 95 pages!

Clara Barton Biography Unit ~ 95 pages!

This is a complete biography unit on Clara Barton. It is perfect for Women’s History month, or integrating social studies (Civil War) into reading and writing. It is a huge 95 page unit and covers both reading and writing standards that are aligned to the Common Core. The Unit includes: K-W-L Chart Text in color -3 pages Text in black and white -3 pages Fun Facts in color and black and white Biography anchor chart Historical photos –set of 8 Famous Quotes anchor charts –set of 6 Vocabulary cards in black and white Vocabulary cards in color Vocabulary anchor charts –set of 10 New Words Vocabulary graphic organizer Vocabulary matching –includes key Biography illustration Character graffiti Meet the Famous Person Character analysis Character traits Outside and inside traits Personal challenges Compare and Contrast –set of 2 Problems and solutions Sequence the main events Timeline –set of 2 Cause and effect Reading closely Taking notes Interactive notebook activity Early Life-Career-Later Life Life-Believed-Achieved Life story Retell the main life changing events Comprehension questions –includes key Fact or opinion –includes key 5 W’s summary SWBST summary Letter to the famous person Reader response -3 activities Journal entry My favorite part of the biography Biography report brainstorming organizer Biography report paragraph graphic organizer –set of 2 Biography report primary lined 2 pg. template Biography report lined 2 pg. template Biography report blank 2 pg. template Writing rubric Alignment to the Common Core reading and writing standards for 3rd-5th grade
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The Leprechaun's Lucky Day ~ Writing Activity

The Leprechaun's Lucky Day ~ Writing Activity

The Leprechaun’s Lucky Day is a fun and engaging creative writing activity for St. Patrick’s Day. The graphic organizers are scaffolded for all levels of writers, and the final draft templates are display-ready to show off the students’ writing. It includes: 1 Brainstorm Graphic Organizer 1 Sensory Details Graphic Organizer 4 Paragraph Graphic Organizers 1 Primary lined 2 pg template 1 Lined 2 pg template 1 Blank 2 pg template Aligned to Common Core: W.1.3; W.2.3; W.3.3; W.4.3; W.5.3 Aligned to Texas TEKS: 1.12.A; 2.12.A; 3.12.A; 4.12.A; 5.12.A
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My Favorite Dr. Seuss Book ~ Writing Activity

My Favorite Dr. Seuss Book ~ Writing Activity

My Favorite Dr. Seuss Book is a fun and engaging writing activity. This goes along wonderfully with the celebration of Dr. Seuss’ birthday. The graphic organizers are scaffolded for all levels of writers, and the final draft templates are display-ready to show off the students’ writing. There is also a rubric for grading the writing of students in 3rd-5th grade. It includes: 1 Brainstorm Graphic Organizer 5 Paragraph Graphic Organizers 1 Primary lined 2 pg template 1 Lined 2 pg template 1 Blank 2 pg template 1 Rubric Aligned to Common Core: W.1.1; W.2.1; W.3.1; W.4.1; W.5.1 Aligned to Texas TEKS: 1.12.A; 2.12.A; 3.12.A; 4.12.A; 5.12.A
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Amelia Earhart Biography Unit ~ 95 pages!

Amelia Earhart Biography Unit ~ 95 pages!

This is a great biography unit on Amelia Earhart. It is perfect for Women’s History month, or integrating social studies into reading and writing. It is a huge 95 page unit and covers both reading and writing standards that are aligned to the Common Core. The Unit includes: K-W-L Chart Text in color -3 pages Text in black and white -3 pages Fun Facts in color and black and white Biography anchor chart Historical photos –set of 8 Famous Quotes anchor charts –set of 6 Vocabulary cards in black and white Vocabulary cards in color Vocabulary anchor charts –set of 10 New Words Vocabulary graphic organizer Vocabulary matching –includes key Biography illustration Character graffiti Meet the Famous Person Character analysis Character traits Outside and inside traits Personal challenges Compare and Contrast –set of 2 Problems and solutions Sequence the main events Timeline –set of 2 Cause and effect Reading closely Taking notes Interactive notebook activity Early Life-Career-Later Life Life-Believed-Achieved Life story Retell the main life changing events Comprehension questions –includes key Fact or opinion –includes key 5 W’s summary SWBST summary Letter to the famous person Reader response -3 activities Journal entry My favorite part of the biography Biography report brainstorming organizer Biography report paragraph graphic organizer –set of 2 Biography report primary lined 2 pg. template Biography report lined 2 pg. template Biography report blank 2 pg. template Writing rubric Alignment pdf to the Common Core reading and writing standards
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How to Catch a Leprechaun ~ Writing Activity

How to Catch a Leprechaun ~ Writing Activity

How to Catch a Leprechaun is a fun and engaging writing activity. The graphic organizers are scaffolded for all levels of writers, and the final draft templates are display-ready to show off the students’ writing. It includes: 1 Brainstorm Graphic Organizer 4 Paragraph Graphic Organizers 1 Primary lined 2 pg template 1 Lined 2 pg template 1 Blank 2 pg template
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How to Keep My Teeth Healthy ~ Informative Writing Activity

How to Keep My Teeth Healthy ~ Informative Writing Activity

How to Keep My Teeth Healthy is a fun and engaging informative writing activity. The graphic organizers are scaffolded for all levels of writers, and the final draft templates are display-ready to show off the students’ writing. It includes: 1 Brainstorm Graphic Organizer 5 Paragraph Graphic Organizers 1 Primary lined 2 pg template 1 Lined 2 pg template 1 Blank 2 pg template
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No Prep St. Patrick's Day Activities

No Prep St. Patrick's Day Activities

This is a No Prep St. Patrick’s Day themed packet. It is filled with math, language arts, and writing activities that are ready to print and go! These are great for warm-ups, homework, center activities, a sub-folder, independent work, a spiral review, intervention, and more. Alignment pages to the Common Core and the Texas TEKS are included. Answer keys are included. It includes: *ten frames *missing numbers *graphing *sequencing *counting *making 10 *number words *character feelings *label the leprechaun *prepositions *rhyming *word search *color the leprechaun *draw a leprechaun *4 writing prompts *alignment to the Common Core *alignment to the Texas TEKS
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The Zoo ~ Descriptive Writing Activity

The Zoo ~ Descriptive Writing Activity

The Zoo is a fun and engaging descriptive writing activity. The students describe what it is like to visit the zoo. The graphic organizers are scaffolded for all levels of writers, and the final draft templates are display-ready to show off the students’ writing. It includes: 1 Brainstorm Graphic Organizer 1 Sensory Details Organizer 4 Paragraph Graphic Organizers 1 Primary lined 2 pg template 1 Lined 2 pg template 1 Blank 2 pg template
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Cause and Effect Task Cards ~ 4th-5th Grade Version

Cause and Effect Task Cards ~ 4th-5th Grade Version

Cause and Effect Task Cards can be used as a center activity, a gallery walk, scoot game, whole group or small group activity, intervention tool, individual work, exit ticket, or as an easy assessment. Product includes: *24 Task Cards *Recording Sheets- 2 types (half sheets and full sheet) *Student Self-Checking Answer Key Aligned to Common Core: RI.4.5 and RI.5.5 Aligned to Texas TEKS: 4.11.C and 5.11.C
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The Great Mardi Gras Mystery ~ Creative Writing Activity

The Great Mardi Gras Mystery ~ Creative Writing Activity

The Great Mardi Gras Mystery is a fun and engaging creative writing activity. The graphic organizers are scaffolded for all levels of writers, and the final draft templates are display-ready to show off the students' writing. It includes: 1 Brainstorm Graphic Organizer 4 Paragraph Graphic Organizers 1 Primary lined 2 pg template 1 Lined 2 pg template 1 Blank 2 pg template
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Cause and Effect Task Cards

Cause and Effect Task Cards

Cause and Effect Task Cards can be used as a center activity, a gallery walk, scoot game, whole group or small group activity, intervention tool, individual work, exit ticket, or as an easy assessment. Product includes: *24 Task Cards *Recording Sheets- 2 types (half sheets and full sheet) *Student Self-Checking Answer Key
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I'm 100 Days Smarter! ~ Descriptive Writing Activity (100th Day of School)

I'm 100 Days Smarter! ~ Descriptive Writing Activity (100th Day of School)

I'm 100 Days Smarter is a fun and engaging descriptive writing activity. The graphic organizers are scaffolded for all levels of writers, and the final draft templates are display-ready to show off the students' writing. It includes: 1 Brainstorm Graphic Organizer 3 Paragraph Graphic Organizers 1 Primary lined 2 pg template 1 Lined 2 pg template 1 Blank 2 pg template
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