This title examines an important historic event, the Irish Potato Famine. Readers will learn the history of Ireland leading up to the famine, key players and happenings during the famine, and the event's effect on society. Color photos and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text. Features include a timeline, facts, additional resources, web sites, a glossary, a bibliography, and an index.
Spectrum® Writing for kindergarten guides students through each step of the writing process as they write sentences, personal stories, descriptions, how-to instructions, book reports, and more. Spectrum® Writing workbooks guide students as they write for a variety of purposes, including writing to tell a story, writing to provide information, and writing to state an opinion. Lessons support current state standards. Step-by-step instructions help with planning, drafting, revising, proofreading, and sharing writing. A Writer’s Handbook reinforces grammar and language skills, and a complete Answer Key is included. Engaging, open-ended writing projects combined with standards-based learning make these workbooks an essential resource for school success. Spectrum, the best-selling workbook series, is proud to provide quality educational materials that support your students’ learning achievement and success.
A Comprehensive Guide to Creating & Managing Your Common Core Classroom The GNOMe component focuses on the expecations outlined in the Common Core Standards. The Common Core 4 component refers to the four categories of independent practice activities students participate in on a consistent basis during the math block. This Grade 5 resource book includes: Sample lessons for Math GNOMe and Common Core 4 instruction A list of the Common Core Standards worded in student-friendly language A complete list of the Common Core Standards I Can... statements reference charts for each of the four math domains Information on conference and student assessment Tips for organizing materials, setting up your classroom, and creating a Math GNOMe bulletin board Customizable parent letter And more!
This unit contains three skill activities for young learners about teddy bears, including drawing a teddy bear, a four-part cut-out puzzle of a teddy, and a maze
Many Hats, an easy and unique version of charades, is a hands-on activity that provides young students the opportunity to work together to identify a series of mystery items. Copy any of the 10 card sets provided (or create your own using the included blank cards), create and decorate the paper hats, and watch as your students actively build their social and communication skills. Discussion questions and extension activities are also included to help further incorporate Many Hats into daily lesson plans.Card sets include Transportation, Jobs, Vegetables, Zoo Animals, School Supplies, In the Ocean, Pets, Clothing, Sports, and Games.
Activities will help students analyze aspects of the lives of various groups in Canada between 1713 and 1800, and compare them to the lives of people in present-day Canada. Exercises provided to use the historical inquiry process to investigate perspectives of different groups on some significant events, developments, and/or issues related to the shift in power in colonial Canada from France to Britain. Students will be able to describe various significant events, developments, and people in Canada between 1713 and 1800, and explain their impact. Developed to make history curriculum accessible to students at multiple skill levels and with various learning styles. The content covers key topics required for seventh grade history and supports the updated 2013 Ontario Curriculum: History Grade 7. Topics are presented in a clear, concise manner, which makes the information accessible to struggling learners. There are two levels of questions for each topic. Illustrations, maps, and diagrams visually enhance each topic and provide support for visual learners. The reading passages focus on the significant people and historic events that were important to Canadian history between 1713 and 1800, giving students a good overall understanding of this time period. 48 Master the Facts game cards review content learned. 100 pgs.
Each book in the Daily Warm-Ups: Math series provides students with quick, easy, effective activities that will help students improve their math skills. The content is correlated to the Common Core State Standards.Each book is divided into five sections: Numbers and Numeration Operations Measurement and Geometry Graphs, Data and Probability Algebra, Patterns and FunctionsAdding one daily warm-up a day to the classroom schedule or at home gives students the practice they need to improve their math skills.
Students will discover for themselves why the Pilgrims left their homeland and came to a new world, what their boat the Mayflower was like, how they spent their time on the ship and what they ate during the voyage, how they lived in their new home and why we remember them today. They'll learn how the Pilgrims and Native Americans cooperated in order for their people to live peacefully with one another, and how one Native American, Squanto, became the Pilgrims' best friend.