Tiger Woods is one of the world's most talented golfers! This book introduces his childhood, family, educational background, rise to fame, and future plans. Readers will learn how Tiger's early talent and drive led him to win amateur honors, before becoming a professional golfer with the PGA. Also covered are Tiger's PGA victories and recognitions, as well as his personal life and societal contributions, including the Tiger Woods Learning Center and the Tiger Woods Foundation. Colorful graphics, oversized photographs, and short, engaging sentences draw in reluctant readers.
Essential Skills and Practice for your second grade student supports Common Core State Standards and provides essential practice in language arts, math, science and social studies. Fun and educational pages include important second grade topics such as plural words, nouns and verbs, addition and subtraction, graphing and geography. You will find all the skill and practice you second grader needs for school success! Essential Skills and Practice is your all-in-one source for school success! A variety of learning activities support Common Core State Standards and provide academic enrichment for young children in pre-kindergarten through grade 2. Black-and-white pages include high-interest reading passages, math challenge questions, science experiments, crossword puzzles, word searches, and more. Essential Skills and Practice will please parents and children alike with plenty of fun and educational activities.
Hang the stockings and sings some carols - it's Christmas time! Come inside and learn all about this popular seasonal celebration, from its ancient Christian roots to the holiday extravaganza it has become today. Young readers will learn all about Christmas, including its beliefs and customs.
Everybody celebrates New Year's Day - the beginning of a brand new year! From New Year's Eve to New Year's Day, people around the world have different customs to welcome in the new year. Learn the history of New Year's Day, and read about the fireworks, resolutions, and parades that make it so much fun!
Consider the dandelion. It lives life fully, flies with beauty, survives storms, endures darkness, never gives up. It is one of nature’s greatest success stories. Like dandelions, each of us can make the world a brighter place. The trick is to bloom right where we are. Back matter includes information and activities about dandelions and weeds, seed dispersal, and the theme of courage, patience, and perseverance.
I’m Reading About Wisconsin is a 48-page colorful book that helps students learn what makes Wisconsin unique.This ebook helps early readers learn fun and interesting facts about Wisconsin. The colorful illustrations, bold, vibrant art, kid-friendly text and photographs help bring the state to life. Topics include: • Native Americans • Explorers • Settlement • Statehood • Flag • Capital • Seal • Borders • People • Bird • Flower • Tree • Insect • Lakes • Highlands • Rivers • Landmark • Agriculture • Sports • Claim to Fame • Glossary • And More!
This lesson plan has been developed to provide an enjoyable method to help develop reading comprehension skills and expressive oral reading skills. It has two half page activities that can be reproduced for the students to do as a follow-up activity. One is to review a comprehension skill and the other to review a phonetic skill. It includes teacher preparation, picture discussion, reading the rhyme, rhyme discussion, vocabulary skills and word study. Meets Common Core by reading and comprehending a rhyme, understanding text read aloud, sequencing events and recognizing initial blend sounds. Answer key included.
Help struggling readers step up to the standards with these classroom-tested interventions. Reading experts Diana Sisson and Betsy Sisson have broken down each standard into its essential skills. Then the Sissons designed and tested interactive lessons that scaffold students as they learn to apply these skills, building their capacity to read and comprehend complex informational texts and literature. Created with the goal of meeting students where they are and guiding them to where they need to be, this is the go-to resource for any teacher with students who need extra support.