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Teach Your Child to Read - One Stop Teacher Shop: Free Resources for Non-Fiction Texts and free center response sheets Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future.

This graphic organizer is a great way for your students to respond to informational texts to show what they have learned. It could be used for independent reading, reading centers, listening to reading, or whole group reading. Second Grade: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.5   CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.6  CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.10

This graphic organizer is a great way for your students to respond to informational texts to show what they have learned. It could be used for independent reading, reading centers, listening to reading, or whole group reading. Second Grade: CCSS.

Short Stories, Poems & Nonfiction for Secondary: Use this list of suggested informational texts, poetry and prose (all available to print for free online) for an entire year of English curriculum: 50 informational texts & U.S. Seminal Documents, 50 poems (19 written by African American and Latino Poets), 45 short stories (13 written by African American and Latino authors): Practice high school or middle school common-core standards for reading informational texts, reading literature and…

Short Stories, Poems & Nonfiction for Secondary: Use this list of suggested informational texts, poetry and prose (all available to print for free online) for an entire year of English curriculum: 50 informational texts & U.

Ok...I have to admit it...I am a sucker for informational text. Maybe it's the geeky want-to-know-it-all side of me, but when I found out that Common Core upped the percentage of informational text to 50% (compared to 50% fiction), I did a silent cheer! Informational Text Structures is really fun...

Informational Text Structures: 4th and 5th Grades

Grades 4-8. Interactive Reading Notebooks: Informational Text  ~ Teaching Nonfiction Strategies for Common Core. Some topics: main idea, outlining nonfiction, summarizing, author's purpose, text structure (description, problem/solution, cause/effect, order/sequence, compare/contrast, persuasion techniques, primary and secondary sources, nonfiction text features. Includes Common Core Alignment and 14 original nonfiction passages for teaching each strategy. $9

Reading Interactive Notebook: Nonfiction Text Activities

Grades Interactive Reading Notebooks: Informational Text ~ Teaching Nonfiction Strategies for Common Core

Analyzing Informational Text | Grades 7-12 | Works with ANY non-fiction text

Analyzing Informational Text Using Manila Folders & Annotation Stations

Freebie: These six informational text structure posters will help you introduce informational text types and can serve as a reminder in your classroom. The posters are also included in my complete units for informational text structures for 3rd and for 4th/5th graders. (TpT Resource)

Freebie: These six informational text structure posters will help you introduce informational text types and can serve as a reminder in your classroom.

Looking for FREE informational texts, short stories, poems, or historical documents to integrate into your novel units? Use CommonLit's collection, organized by themes, to find and download hundreds of relevant short passages that will prompt college-level discussions in your classroom.

3 college essay prompts common The current Common Application, launched on August have been expanded and revised for the college application cycle. Two new essay options.

This is an informational text chart showing the five different text structures by The Teacher Next Door, It's from the complete 60 page Informational Text Structures Unit for 4th and 5th graders.

Informational Text Structures: 4th and 5th Grades

This is an informational text chart showing the five different text structures by The Teacher Next Door, It's from the complete 60 page Inlformational Text Structures Unit for and graders.

Informational Text Response (Non-Fiction Text Features Main Idea) Any Text

Informational Text Response (Non-Fiction Text Features Main Idea) Any Text

This is a wonderful tool that works with any type of informational or non-fiction text. This resource is Common Core aligned and was created for upper grades. Students are scaffolded through this response sheet. Students must complete a pre-read where the