recognize characteristics and structures of informational text, including:
Integrate reading, writing, and American history with a worksheet about the Boston Tea Party using the RACES writing strategy for text evidence.
Use this passage, second grade writing prompt, and worksheet to help students write a constructed response paragraph about Amelia Earhart.
Practice using the RACES writing strategy for text evidence with a Lewis and Clark Passage, graphic organizer, and worksheet.
Differentiate reading instruction with leveled nonfiction, compare and contrast passages, and worksheets.
Practice reading comprehension skills and learn about microplastic pollution in our oceans with a reading comprehension activity.
Enhance your students' comprehension, vocabulary, and writing skills with this nonfiction Earth Day passage and accompanying activities.
An editable text structure instructional slide deck to use when teaching text structures to your students.
A set of 24 text structure cards to use in a sorting or scoot activity.
A worksheet to use when teaching students how to find the main idea of a text.
Bring National Chocolate Day into your classroom with a biography and RACES writing worksheet about Milton Hershey.
A comprehension task to use when learning about Yuna Kim.
Learn about the planets with differentiated compare and contrast passages, activities, and writing opportunities.
Provide young readers with concrete examples of reading strategies with a set of 18 ready-made reading anchor charts.
Meet famous Black History Month figures with this informational text and comprehension questions activity.
Enhance your students' comprehension, vocabulary, and writing skills with this high-interest reading passage about earthworms!
A set of comprehension task cards to help students find the main idea when reading.
A beautifully designed, 24-page reading magazine written specifically for Grade 4 students.
Practice using the RACES writing strategy and unravel the mysteries of the U.S. Government system of checks and balances with a passage, organizer, and prompt.
A set of 17 flashcards to review text features.
A set of 24 sorting cards to practice identifying the five different text structures.
Read a short article, answer 10 comprehension questions, and use the gathered knowledge to write a central idea sentence about the text.
A collection of worksheets which enable students to practice applying reading comprehension strategies.
Review our profile on the first Black woman astronaut and answer questions to reinforce understanding.
A pack of 10 posters explaining some of the most commonly used reading comprehension strategies.
An article and comprehension task that celebrates women during World War 1.
A set of five literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with issue 1 of Teach Starter's Grade 4 "What's Buzzing?" magazine.
Review our profile on civil rights activist Amelia Boynton and answer questions to reinforce understanding.
Blend reading, writing, and historical concepts with the Declaration of Independence worksheet.
A comprehension worksheet paired with an informational text about the naked mole rat.
An article about springtime blooms and festivals paired with a comprehension task.
An activity for students to determine which of 2 related facts is a main idea and which is a supporting detail.
Read and understand an infographic about Deforestation with a thought-provoking poster and comprehension questions.