Daily Warm-Ups: Reading Grade 7
Each book in the Daily Warm-Ups: Reading series provides students with over 150 opportunities to master important reading skills. The warm ups include both fiction and nonfiction reading passages, followed by questions that are based on Bloom’s Taxonomy to allow for higher-level thinking skills. Adding one daily warm-up a day to the classroom schedule or at home gives students the practice they need to improve their reading comprehension skills. The content is correlated to the Common Core State Standards.
Nonfiction Reading Comprehension for the Common Core Grade 8
Focusing on the “analysis” component in the Common Core scheme of reading comprehension, students are presented with 18 nonfiction passages that cover science, history, biographies, and informational text. After reading a passage, students are asked different “levels” of multiple choice questions, helping students recognize that different types of questions require different levels of effort and thinking. They are also asked to write questions of their own and to answer essay questions.
Healthy Habits for Healthy Kids
Nutrition and Fitness Activities
Help students learn to make healthy food choice, appreciate the importance of daily exercise, and develop healthy habits they will maintain throughout their lives. Encourage them to journal about nutrition, fitness, and health to reinforce what they have learned. 96 pages + CD pages.
Healthy Habits for Healthy Kids Grades 1-2
Nonfiction Writing for the Common Core Grades 3-6
This resource provides techniques for integrating Common Core writing standards into your current teaching practices. Students are introduced to the three main text types emphasized in the standards: Argumentative Writing, Informational/Explanatory Text, and Narrative Writing. A variety of lessons designed to build student proficiency are included for each text type as well as extension activities and assessment plans.
Nonfiction Writing for the Common Core Grade 3