2nd – Lessons/Materials/Websites

      1. Comprehension Posters
      2. Social Studies and Science Aligned Lessons K-6 under construction
      3.  Social Studies / Science Lessons by Teachers
      4. Informational Comprehension Stems
      5. Literature Comprehension Stems
      6. Close Reading Comprehension Stems
      7. Reader's Theater
      8. Read/Write/Song Lesson Ideas
      9. Graphic Organizers
      10. Additional Graphic Organizers
      11. Sample Close Reading Annotation Marks
      12. Informational Text Structures/Features
      13. Fluency Resources
      14. Fluency Rubric
      15. Close Reading to Writing Lesson Template
      16. Shared Reading to Writing Template
      17. Recommended Book List 2017

Selective Highlighting with a Purpose
Citing Textual Evidence
Text Complexity
Higher Order Questioning



  1. HMH ThinkCentral
  2. HMH Teacher Resources (Old Series)
  3. ReadWorks
  4. ReadWriteThink
  5. Pioneer Library
  6. World Book
  7. Achieve the CORE Lesson Plans
  8. Literacy e-handbook resources for CORE
  9. Time for Kids
  10. Online Stories
  11. National Geographic For Kids
  12. Free Reading Web Site
  13. K-2 Integrated CORE
  14. Journeys Resources
  15. Resources for Units

 New Teacher Sample Lessons
Day 1 1st Day of School      (Template)
Day 2The Rain Came Down       2 Voice Poem       Cinquain
           Graphic Org        Rain Came Down Blank
           Rain Came Down Sentence Strips
Day 3 Kissing Hand     Synonym/Antonym Sheet   Messy Bessy Antonym   
Antonym Diamante Example
Antonym Diamante Poem            Story Structure Frayer
Day 4 I Wanna Iguana
Day 5 Wonderful Weather