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  • This reading comprehension describes various uses of flags throughout history, and also introduces some of the basic terms used in vexillology. Includes vocabulary work.
  • A reading comprehension on the history of the U.S. flag, from its thirteen starred canton to its current appearance, and a reading comprehension overview of the Flag Code, to introduce or review proper treatment of the U.S. flag. Great for Flag Day (June 14th)...or any U.S. holiday.
  • Biography of the "Father of Tragedy".
  • Biography of the famous Greek philosopher and natural scientist.
  • Use this worksheet to develop critical thinking skills by having students categorize comic strips in terms of audience, purpose, and humor.
  • Use this 'Book: C.S. Lewis' The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: C.S. Lewis' The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (elem/upper elem)'. Reading comprehension questions for each of the seventeen chapters in this book from the children's literature classic series "The Chronicles of Narnia". The complete set is available on our member site. Includes answer sheet.
  • Use this 'Book: C.S. Lewis' The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe - vocabulary (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: C.S. Lewis' The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe - vocabulary (elem/upper elem)'. Review the more challenging vocabulary in the book, both in context and by dictionary definition. Arranged by chapter. This lesson includes a detailed answer sheet. A complete set of "The Chronicles of Narnia" lessons is available on our member site.
  • This fact-filled reading comprehension introduces the vocabulary needed to talk about all the different kinds of weather.
  • What is the best thing that you can do if a hurricane is approaching? Learn about hurricane safety with this informative reading comprehension lesson.
  • Reading comprehension focusing on different types of clouds, how they are formed, and what they indicate about the weather.

  • Use this 'Comprehension: Gingerbread People (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Comprehension: Gingerbread People (elem/upper elem)'. Practice reading and understanding a recipe.
  • The continuing adventures of Katie, a girl whose Oregon Trail vacation has taken an unusual turn... she and her family have been transported back in time! Today's adventures include crossing the Platte River and stopping in Fort Laramie. An exciting reading comprehension, with great vocabulary skills building.
  • This reading comprehension addresses the common myths about camel spiders and provides plenty of facts about these interesting arachnids.
  • What is the difference between enamel and dentine? How can you tell a molar from an incisor? What are they for? Learn these answers and more with this reading comprehension.
  • A reading comprehension, featuring a "complete the timeline" activity.
  • Reading comprehension, short essay prompt, drawing, and more, all on the topic of the importance of trees.
  • Use this 'Book: Martin's Big Words (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Martin's Big Words (elem/upper elem)'. Enhances the Martin Luther King, Jr. biography by Doreen Rappaport.
  • An empty milk carton recycles into a recipe card holder.
  • A fact-filled reading comprehension about the country at the base of the Caucasus Mountains.
  • This reading comprehension introduces some of the history and culture of this fascinating country.
  • Use this 'Book: Kira-Kira (upper elem/middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Kira-Kira (upper elem/middle)'. Review some of the more difficult vocabulary from the 2005 Newbery winner by Cynthia Kadohata, organized by chapters.
  • Use this 'Book: Kira-Kira (upper elem/middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Kira-Kira (upper elem/middle)'. Word unscramble exercise for vocabulary found in Cynthia Kadohata's popular Newbery Medal winning story. One of many Newbery book lessons on our member site.
  • Read the "island adventure" advertisement and answer the comprehension questions; then create your own "island adventure".
  • This mini-unit reviews many of the basic the rules of baseball, with a particular emphasis on vocabulary from "batting" to "uniform". This unit works well with or without Gail Gibbons' "My Baseball Book".
  • The origins of Flag Day (June 14) and some basic rules for flag treatment are included in this reading comprehension.
  • Use this 'Book: The Tale of Despereaux (upper elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: The Tale of Despereaux (upper elementary)'. Review some of the more difficult vocabulary from the 2004 Newbery winner, organized by chapters.
  • Find words related to the "mother of the flag": seamstress, legend, George Washington, and more.
  • Use this 'Book: The Watsons go to Birmingham 1963 (upper elem/middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: The Watsons go to Birmingham 1963 (upper elem/middle)'. Enhances Christopher Paul Curtis's historical novel (winner of the Newbery Prize) with event sequencing and a cloze comprehension exercise.
  • This reading comprehension on why music should be taught in schools makes an excellent introduction to a unit on persuasive writing. CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.5.1

  • Use this 'Crossword: Book - The Giver' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Crossword: Book - The Giver'. This sample was made with the abcteach word search puzzle tool. Based on the Newbery Prize-winning novel "The Giver" by Lois Lowry.
  • Biography of the "Star Spangled Banner" writer, with comprehension questions.

  • This unit, featuring a word unscramble, a word search, a crossword puzzle, and comprehension questions, works as a stand-alone lesson or as a great enhancement to Gail Gibbons' book "Fire! Fire!"
  • Where did this month get its name? What is it called in other countries? Does it have special flowers or stones associated with it? Learn the answers to these questions, plus room for writing about your feelings about the month.
  • Use this 'Book: Al Capone Does My Shirts (upper elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Al Capone Does My Shirts (upper elementary)'. Comprehension questions review Gennifer Choldenko's Newbery Honor novel about a boy growing up on Alcatraz Island.
  • Use this 'Book: Crispin The Cross of Lead' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Crispin The Cross of Lead'. Six levels of questions to review the historical fiction 2002 Newbery winner by Avi. The review questions (one page each of "Bloom's Taxonomy") are helpful for critical thinking development. This is one of many Newbery book lessons on our member site.
  • Use this 'Book: Crispin The Cross of Lead (vocabulary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Crispin The Cross of Lead (vocabulary)'. A list of challenging vocabulary from Avi's popular medieval novel (winner of the Newbery Prize), for review or study. This is one of many Newbery book lessons on our member site.
  • This reading comprehension introduces the ancient Mediterranean culture of the Egyptians. Part 2 of a series.
  • "In which month would the next issue of the magazine be available?" Reading and understanding a (fictional) magazine cover.
  • Use this 'Book: The Witch of Blackbird Pond (upper elem/ middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: The Witch of Blackbird Pond (upper elem/ middle)'. Chapter-by-chapter questions review comprehension of Elizabeth George Speare's Newbery winner about a girl growing up (and not fitting in) in 1680s Puritan America.
  • Review comprehension for the third book in the popular series by J.K. Rowling.