Awesome Reading Resources:
Worksheets for Reading Mastery
These awesome reading worksheets, mini-books, and book studies will make learning magical for your students!
Beginning P Sound: P is for Peacock Craft
This template provides the outlines of a peacock body along with templates for two eyes, two feet, and a beak. After printing the templates, students should trace them on the appropriate colored construction paper and then use strips of paper to create the colored feathers. This is a fun, colorful craft to help students learn the sound associated with the letter P as well as a terrific opportunity to practice fine motor skills.
Primer Dolch Words: Please Worksheet
This two-page worksheet includes multiple ways for students to learn to read the primer sight word please. Students color, write, and trace the word. There are fun balloons and stars to find the letters that make up the word please or to simply find the word please. This is a fun and effective way for students to learn to read sight words!
Alike or Not? Lemurs and Chimps Comprehension and Essay: GR3
This reading passage contains many fascinating facts about lemurs and chimps as well as colorful images. Comparisons are made so readers can learn the similarities and differences between lemurs and chimps. It is then is followed by a chart where students can organize facts about the passage. This is followed by directions and parameters for writing a compare and contrast essay along with one page of lined, bordered paper and another page of bordered paper for an illustration. It has a grade 3 reading level.
Nouns and Verbs Cut & Paste Worksheet
This instructive and interactive worksheet starts with a chart that makes clear the different forms of nouns and verbs. There are then a number of pictures and words, color coded, to be cut out and put on the next two pages in the correct spaces. The worksheet addresses nouns that are a person, place, thing, or idea and verbs that are action, helping and linking. There is an answer key.
I Am! You Are! They Are! Learning the Verb Be Chart and Worksheet
This combination chart and worksheet helps students to understand how the verb be should be used in five different tenses. It is clear and color-coded to help with understanding and memory. The chart is followed by a space where students are to write a sentence using a form of the verb be in each of the five tenses.
Tanka Poem Worksheet
This worksheet helps students to learn how to write poems in the traditional Japaneses style known asTanka. This is a five line poem which is based on syllables. There are instructions, examples, and spaces for students to write their own haiku poems and then illustrate them.et
Hilde Cracks the Case: Hero Dog! Book Study Packet
This book study packet on Hilde Cracks the Case: Hero Dog! by Hilde Lysiak contains prediction worksheets, crossword puzzles to reinforce vocabulary, sequencing worksheets, comprehension questions which require answers in complete sentences, and an ongoing writing activity which culminates in students writing a newspaper article. This is a great book which upper elementary students are sure to enjoy as they try to solve the mystery and put the clues together. There is an answer key.
The Spin on Tornadoes Reading Comprehension Passage and Questions
This reading comprehension worksheet includes a good bit of information about tornadoes, including colorful images. There are two pages of the story plus five short answer comprehension questions. This is a great activity to integrate science and language arts. The readability level is grade 7.2.
The Parker Inheritance Vocabulary and Comprehension Packet
The comprehensive packet includes vocabulary and comprehension questions and activities for all 52 chapters of The Parker Inheritance by Varian Johnson. There are vocabulary matching and crossword puzzle activities as well as many short answer comprehension questions. Images are included to enhance understanding. There is a comprehensive answer key.
Magic Tree House Mummies in the Morning Complete Study Workbook
This 47 page workbook includes a variety of activities and worksheets. There is vocabulary development, comprehension questions, sequencing, learning about and drawing hieroglyphics, and flashcards to help reinforce understanding. There are even Egyptian coloring pages and pages in which students can decorate their own sarcophagus. There are answer keys to vocabulary and comprehension pages.
Cam Jansen and the Wedding Cake Mystery: Complete Reading Study Guide
The complete reading study guide for Cam Jansen and the Wedding Cake Mystery by David A. Adler includes word work and vocabulary reinforcement in the form of crossword puzzles. There are comprehension questions for each chapter along with a space where students are to draw a picture of what they feel is the most important event in the chapter. There is also a place at the end of the packet for students to brainstorm, using a graphic organizer, ideas for writing their own mystery. There is then space for students to write their own mystery and provide an illustration. There is an answer key for the crossword puzzles and comprehension questions.
Flat Stanley's Worldwide Adventures: The Japanese Ninja Surprise
This book study packet on Flat Stanley's Worldwide Adventures: The Japanese Ninja Surprise by Jeff Brown includes content for each chapter. There are vocabulary crossword puzzles, short answer comprehension questions, writing exercises, and a variety of pages including fascinating facts about places and items of interest in Japan. There is also some map work and origami instructions. This packet includes an answer key.