A template to use when exploring or planning a narrative story.
Display these cute sloth-themed story elements anchor charts when learning about narrative texts.
A worksheet to use when teaching students about characters and how to make inferences.
A fun and creative way to learn about how adjectives can be used to describe a character's appearance and personality.
Practice reading comprehension with kindergarten and first-grade students with a set of Read and Draw comprehension worksheets.
Build skills in identifying main idea and details in nonfiction texts with a main idea anchor chart for primary grades.
Practice identifying characters, settings, problems, and solutions in fictional text with this set of worksheets.
Learn about and discuss activist Rosa Parks and the Montgomery bus boycott with this 15-slide read-along PowerPoint presentation.
A comprehension activity using a procedure for lower grades.
A 14-slide PowerPoint to use as a shared reading activity about Anna May Wong.
Demonstrate learning about the parts of a story with a printable set of Jack be Nimble Story Element worksheets.
A treasure themed book report mini book template.
Read along to learn about Ruby Bridges and her role in desegregation with this 14-slide PowerPoint presentation.
Read and retell the story found within the nursery rhyme Hickory Dickory Dock with a set of retell pocket chart cards.
Learn about Harriet Tubman and her work in the abolitionist movement with this 15-slide read-along PowerPoint presentation.
Read and retell the story of Jack Be Nimble with a set of retell pocket chart cards.
Assess first-grade reading comprehension skills with a Humpty Dumpty Reading passage and comprehension worksheet.
Use this 13-slide PowerPoint as a collaborative reading exercise about Martin Luther King, Jr.
Read and retell the story within the tale of Little Miss Muffet with a set of retelling pocket chart cards.
Sequence the events in “Hey Diddle Diddle” with a set of retelling pocket chart cards.
A 13-slide PowerPoint to use as a shared reading activity about Queen Lili'uokalani.
A 15-slide PowerPoint to use as a shared reading activity about Clara Barton.
Engage young readers in texts with a dramatic reading of “The Itsy Bitsy Spider” and accompanying story retelling activity.
A profile worksheet for students to use when learning to analyze characters in a text.
Five sets of literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with issue 1 of Teach Starter's Grade 1 magazine.
Identify characters, setting, and parts of a story with kindergarten reading worksheets featuring the “Hey, Diddle, Diddle” nursery rhyme.
Solidify your nonfiction reading response lessons with this set of 12 comprehension task cards.
A beautifully designed, 24-page reading magazine specifically written for Grade 1 students.
A set of 12 task cards for primary students to use after reading a picture book.
Identify characters, setting, and parts of a story with kindergarten reading worksheets featuring the Little Miss Muffet nursery rhyme.
Build a foundation of literary concepts and skills with this set of 12 fiction reading response cards.
A set of 15 finger puppets that can be used to spark the imagination for creative writing or to perform puppet shows.