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Spell It Wrong, Spell It Right: The Game of Getting It Wrong

Contributor: Keith Brubacher | Length : 4 | File type : Video

Could your students benefit from more variety in spelling review? Keith shares a spelling review technique that invites students to misspell purposely—only so that their classmates can correct them.... Read More

Lower Elementary Creative Writing Lesson Plans

Contributor: Regina Martin | File type : Teaching Material

In one document, Regina offers creative writing lesson plans for an entire year in grades 1-3. Download the lesson plans now or preview them below. ... Read More

Sweet Potato Pie: A Book Study

Contributor: Arlene Birt | File type : Teaching Material

This study is geared for students in Grades 1 and 2 reading Sweet Potato Pie by Anne Rockwell, and includes a template for a personalization activity. Download the guide or read it below. ... Read More

Short, Fun, and Often: Using Journals to Spark Creative Composition

Contributor: Janita Guevara | Length : 5 | File type : Video

Are your students tired of writing class? Are you? Janita's students found composition class tough and uninspiring until she introduced them to journaling. Janita describes the range of projects that ... Read More

Ideas for Writing Lessons in the Middle Grades

Contributor: Hannah Yoder | File type : Curricular

Hannah created this handout for a Teachers Week talk. The document below offers options for informational, narrative, and persuasive writing, among other styles. Hannah also offers resources for poetr... Read More

Bookworm Reading Tracker Theme

Contributor: Karen Nolt | File type : Curricular

With this classroom theme, students write a bit about books they have read on a worm segment. Karen has each student tell the class about the book before adding their segment to the bookworm. A pat... Read More

Karen’s Upper Elementary Language Arts Resources

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Grade 5 Language Practice Sheet Test 8

Contributor: Karen Nolt | File type : Teaching Material

A practice paper for A Beka Language Grade 5, Test 8. Students add punctuation marks to sentences, find errors in punctuation and capitalization, and select the correct verb tense. Download this wo... Read More

Grade 5 Language Practice Sheet Test 9

Contributor: Karen Nolt | File type : Teaching Material

A practice paper for A Beka Language Grade 5, Test 9. Students circle the correct homophones and identify the proper usage of can/may, less/fewer, among/between, and amount/number in sentences. Dow... Read More

5th and 6th Grade Sample Book Report

Contributor: Karen Nolt | File type : Teaching Material

A sample book report of The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster. Written by a 5th and 6th grade teacher. Download this worksheet now or read it below. ... Read More