Students will read a mystery story about a boy and his dog. The story is preceded by a guided reading lesson plan. The lessons are formatted using curriculum expectations and allow for before, during and after reading segments which assist with reading assessments. Independent practice pages incorporate reader's response and focus questions. A word study, Dolch sight word lists, word families list and anecdotal observations worksheet is also included. Meets Common Core Standards by reading and comprehending text, drawing conclusions from information, summarizing the text; identifying the theme and determining the meanings of unknown words.
This teacher resource has been designed to give students an understanding and appreciation of the five topics in Grade 1 Science Alberta Curriculum. Those five topics are Creating Colour, Seasonal Changes, Building Things, Senses and the Needs of Animals and Plants. The lessons are designed to involve tactile participation and knowledge application while providing opportunities to connect ideas between topics and school subjects. 138 Pgs.
This teacher resource has been designed to give students an understanding and appreciation of the 5 topics in Grade 2 Science Alberta Curriculum. Those 5 topics are Exploring Liquids, Buoyancy & Boats, Magnetism, Hot & Cold Temperatures and Small Crawling & Flying Animals. The lessons are designed to involve tactile participation and knowledge application while providing opportunities to connect ideas between topics and school subjects. 147 Pgs.
The lessons and experiments in this book fall under 5 main topics that relate to the Alberta curriculum for Grade 3 Science. They include 1) Rocks & Minerals; 2) Building with a Variety of Materials; 3) Testing Materials & Designs; 4) Hearing & Sound; 5) Animal Life Cycles. In each lesson you will find teacher notes designed to provide you guidance with the learning intentions; the success criteria; materials needed; a lesson outline, as well as providing some insight on what results to expect when the experiments are conducted. Suggestions for differentiation or accommodation are also included so that all students can be successful in the learning environment. 151 Pgs.
Students will share prior knowledge of various media texts and identify different forms of media. They will discover and retell implied messages in magazines, television shows and ads. They will identify whose point of view is being presented and relay this information when they create a television commercial. They will look at product packaging and evaluate information and relate media to personal experiences, actions and behaviours. Answer key included.
Students will share prior knowledge of various media texts and identify different forms of media and their role in daily life. They will identify whose point of view is being presented. They will observe with their senses, evaluate information and relate media to personal experiences, actions and behaviours. Answer key included.
150+ Writing Prompts! In this book you will find how to introduce, explain and practice various writing styles including Pattern Writing; Sequence Writing; Retelling Stories; writing an Information Piece and Opinion Piece. Twenty writing prompts for each category stimulate students' creativity and improve their writing skills. 85 Pages
200 Writing Prompts! This book provides a step-by step method to teach paragraph writing. Students will learn and practice how to write the different parts that make a paragraph. Models and practice worksheets cover topic sentences, paragraph details, and the concluding sentence. An overview of the Trait-Based Writing is included. 40 weeks of paragraph prompts help students master their paragraph writing skills. 85 Pages