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| Grades 6
In Brazil, many urban poor live in shacks built near skyscrapers. How can people close the gap on poverty and inequalityTM
Investigate earthquakes in Turkey and quake safety precautions.
Discover how ancient technologies are used to give information about time, seasons, and navigation.
Explore archaeology and the lifestyles and technologies of ancient Egypt.
Joruni longs to dance in the school concert. Instead, beautiful, graceful Kesor is chosen to dance the tale that is meant to bring the much-needed monsoon rains. When tragedy strikes Kesor's family, Joruni offers to help. Generosity
Text type: contemporary fiction
The thought of clinging to a steep rockface from a mere piece of rope is not Jorge's idea of summertime fun. When another camper gets into trouble, however, Jorge shows true friendship and bravery as he comes to the rescue!
| Grades 6-7
Keep students busy with interesting learning activities all summer long!
With daily, 15-minute exercises kids can review dividing fractions and using parentheses and learn new skills like probability and word analogies. This workbook series prevents summer learning loss and paves the way to a successful new school year.
Designed to prevent a summer learning gap and keep students mentally and physically active, the hands-on exercises can be done anywhere. These standards-based activities help students set goals, develop character, practice fitness, and explore the outdoors. With 12 weeks of creative learning.
Summer Bridge Activities Grades 6-7 View Sample Pages
| Grades 4-8
Designed to teach writing effectively to students of different ability levels, this resource offers lessons, leveled organizers, and writing models to make planning and gathering materials a cinch. Seventeen units cover topics from structuring paragraphs to using elaboration to develop ideas, to persuasive essay writing. Helps ALL students master the writing skills and concepts they need to succeed on standardized tests and beyond.
| Grades 4-6
Students climb to new heights in reading and writing with these engaging, reproducible word-building games—now also available for whole-class participation through the interactive whiteboard! Students read clues on each rung, then change and rearrange letters to create words until they reach the top. All the while, they’re boosting decoding and spelling skills, broadening vocabulary, and becoming better, more fluent readers!
Includes a teaching guide with teaching tips and printable word ladder worksheets—PLUS, all 100 daily word ladders in a full-color ActivInspire flipchart, to use with your interactive whiteboard! 112 pages CD.
Teach essential vocabulary in ten minutes a day with this cluster approach to help sixth grade students learn many semantically related words at once! This resource provides opportunities for students to explore and expand vocabularies, increase reading comprehension, and improve writing composition. Lessons provided are simple and easy-to-use, activity results can be used for formative assessment, and digital resources include lessons and teacher resources. 144 pages.
Vocabulary Ladders: Understanding Word Nuances Grade 6 View Sample Pages
Build word power with these 24 ready-to-reproduce, 3-page lessons.
Each lesson teaches ten words, and includes research-based activities that tap students' prior knowledge for greater understanding and give them multiple encounters with new words so they really remember them. Topics include synonyms, antonyms, compound words, homophones, root words, prefixes and suffixes, and much more.
| Grades 1-K
Support strategic reading through conferring, small groups, and assessment. Develop goals for every reader, give students step-by-step strategies for skilled reading, and guide readers with prompts aligned to the strategies. 400 pages. Paperback.
The Reading Strategies Book View Sample Pages
| Grades 2-6
Perfect for sentence starters and getting students to develop close reading and reasoning on any reading topic. Chips are also great for whole-class activities. Give each student a chip then have them mix, pair, and ask a partner the question on their chip.
Use these fully interactive products to teach students important skills in grammar, punctuation, and spelling. The self-correcting activities work on ALL brands of interactive whiteboards. The activities are fun, but they aren't gimmicks; they're based on standards and benchmarks. The product comes with 180 sentences that need to be edited. And if that's not enough, the program allows thousands of custom sentences and paragraphs to be created and saved! Using the whiteboard, students can make (and undo) corrections. They can click to see where the errors are—without revealing the corrections. They can also click to see the correct answers. The PC/Mac CD provides ready-to-use lessons. The book format makes it easy for teachers to see the entire scope of the product at a glance. Pages from the book can be copied and assigned as individual work.
Daily Sentence Editing, Grade 6 View Sample Pages
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Harry has been held hostage by his mean Aunt and Uncle for most of his life. He has no idea that he is of wizard descent, nor that he is actually a wizard himself. A delivery via messenger owl invites him to explore the world of a new magical world. Softcover. Grades 4-8.
Support differentiation with this self-checking, skills practice system . The VersaTiles Literacy Small-Group Kit is perfect for small groups, centers and stations, or independent practice. It's the captivating challenge of a puzzle with the purposeful practice of an activity book. VersaTiles Literacy for Grade 6 contains NEW, standards-aligned content in an exciting, full color format that encourages students to explore. The Small-Group Kits are uniquely designed to reinforce skill with specific activities allowing teachers to differentiate their classroom instruction.
Flexibility for task centers, independent or partner work, or one-on-one tutoring/remediation
Clearly stated objective for each activity that allows you to differentiate
Focus on foundational skills and concepts
Engaging puzzle format for a fun challenge
Immediate feedback for self-checking
6 Student Activity Books (1 copy of each title, 32-pages each)
2 Answer Cases
1 Teacher Guide
Level 6 Titles
Literacy Foundations: Phonics & Fluency
Literature: Comprehension Skills
Science Informational Text: Comprehension Skills
Social Studies Informational Text: Comprehension Skills
| Grades 1-8
Assess students' reading comprehension with this set of foam story cubes. Perfect for individual or small-group use, these cubes allow students to interact with any story from beginning to end. Liven up classroom reading discussion with 36 thought-provoking questions.
Boosts reading and listening comprehension
Encourages creativity and builds confidence in social settings
6 Foam story cubes
Have middle school students sharpen math AND reading skills with this literature collection. Marilyn Burns-endorsed reading collections take imaginative fictional books and apply math lessons to the story. This is a fun and charming book collection that students, parents, and teachers will enjoy.
Counting on Frank
Each Orange Had 8 Slices
Grandfather Tang's Story
Is a Blue Whale the Biggest Thing There IsTM
Jim and the Beanstalk
The King's Chessboard
Martha Blah Blah
A Million Fish...More or Less
On the Day You Were Born
The $1.00 Word Riddle Book
A Remainder of One
Sam Johnson and the Blue Ribbon Quilt
Two Ways to Count to Ten
Teacher's Resource Guide
| Grades 3-8
Crack the codes and solve the mysteries! Students take turns answering questions and solving mystery cards to earn badges in each of four categories—synonyms, antonyms, homophones, and multiple-meaning words.
| Grades 1-6
Promote brainstorming in both creative storytelling and informative writing activities. With 36 prompts, foam cubes offer a variety of ideas for individual or group writing. Includes Activity Guide. Cubes measure 1 5/8".
| Grades K-8
Chemical engineers are involved in developing things we use daily including cleaning supplies, fuels, and medicines. This book gives readers insight into this fascinating profession, including information on new environmentally-friendly technologies. Readers explore fundamental chemistry concepts including the states of matter and mixtures and solutions. Readers are then guided through the steps of the Engineering Design Process to complete a chemistry-related design challenge. Paperback.
Looking for fun prompts to get your students writingTM Help is here! Your young writers will enjoy flipping through these pages to select a type of writing, an object the writing will be about, and a characteristic of that item. Together they create a starter that gives students valuable writing practice.
Biomedical engineering is the fastest growing engineering field. From designing life-saving medical devices to high-performance athletic gear, these engineers improve people's lives every day. This book explores the creative ways biomedical engineers help diagnose, treat, and prevent problems found in human body systems. Real-life examples make learning about the engineering design process interesting for readers. Practical, hands-on activities help readers to understand scientific and engineering principles. Paperback
Agricultural engineers are in the front line in the challenge to provide a secure food supply for our world. This timely book explores how engineers design methods, as well as machinery for growing and harvesting crops, to make farming more efficient. Real-life examples help students understand key concepts related to this important profession. With an overview of the engineering design process, readers are encouraged to apply the same steps into their own agricultural engineering challenge. Paperback
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