Open up a world of reading to your students with thousands of printable reading worksheets, reading center activities, anchor charts, Google Slides, and thousands more teacher-created resources to get every child you teach hooked on books!
Are you teaching foundational language skills to primary students who are in the early stages of literacy? Or maybe you're teaching in the upper elementary grades where chapter books rule the school?
No matter the grade or the students' reading levels, this collection of teaching resources from Teach Starter's teacher team has curriculum-aligned options to help you cut down on the time-consuming task of lesson planning and help your elementary class meet both Common Core and state-level standards.
With editable options for many of the digital and printable teaching resources in the collection, you can easily differentiate instruction to meet students where they are at as they build their understanding of written and oral language.
Here's just a taste of what you can find in this reading resource collection:
Familiarize students with finding the 5 elements of plot in a literary text.
Integrate reading, writing, and American history with a worksheet about the Boston Tea Party using the RACES writing strategy for text evidence.
Practice using the RACES writing strategy for text evidence with a Lewis and Clark Passage, graphic organizer, and worksheet.
Use this passage, second grade writing prompt, and worksheet to help students write a constructed response paragraph about Amelia Earhart.
Differentiate reading instruction with leveled nonfiction, compare and contrast passages, and worksheets.
Analyze different moon phases and how their visual appearances change over time with this reading comprehension worksheet.
Read and learn about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch with a reading comprehension passage and worksheet pack.
Increase vocabulary skills with anchor charts about prefixes and suffixes.
A 'Wanted' poster template that can be used in a variety of ways in the classroom.
Reinforce students' knowledge of rhyming words with this set of 30 picture cards.
A teaching presentation outlining the similarities and differences between an inference and a prediction.
Help students succeed in reading fluency with this bookmark and poster set of strategies for decoding unknown words.
Practice grammar conventions with a pack of Easter English worksheets.
A graphic organizer for students to use to summarize a fiction text.
Teach your students to analyze characters more effectively by providing them with a list of character traits.
A template for students to use when planning the plot structure of a narrative text.
A comprehension task to use when learning about Malala Yousafzai.
Review our profile on Congresswoman and first Black presidential candidate Shirley Chisholm, and answer questions to reinforce understanding.
A poster to assist students when learning how to form letters.
Boost reading and spelling skills with an Easter word search.
A graphic organizer for students to use when categorizing sensory details.
Assess reading comprehension by reviewing 3 short passages and answering questions about the author's purpose.
Lost the lesson-planning stress this Easter season with an exciting no-prep digital Easter Literacy and Math center.
Build vocabulary skills surrounding Easter with a fun Easter game for kids!
A graphic organizer for students to use when taking notes.
A worksheet to help students reflect on their thoughts after reading a chapter in a class novel.
Use this teacher-created weather resource to teach weather vocabulary. Build a word wall with your students during your weather lessons.
Practice determining what details are relevant and irrelevant to a topic while providing a purposeful context.
A set of 4 animal-themed line tracing worksheets.
Segment beginning, middle vowel, and final phonemes with this set of 20 CVC word task cards.
Practice reading comprehension skills and learn about microplastic pollution in our oceans with a reading comprehension activity.
Have a Figurative Language bowl review with this self-checking Google interactive activity.