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666 resources with the concept informational texts

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Using a Magazine/Non-Fiction Texts

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Working with magazine articles and other informational texts, students identify the parts of a non-fiction work. The learners use SMART board files to guide instruction, as well as a transition to writing their own non-fiction article in...
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Genres and Literature

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Define literary genres with your eager readers. Each slide contains a brief description of what elements to look for when identifying informational text, folktales, myths, fiction, and non-fiction genres. Tip: Print out tiny images of...
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Islam - Ramadan, What is Ramadan?

For Students 7th - 9th
In this Ramadan worksheet, students fill in the blank of a four paragraph text that illustrates their knowledge on the holy month. There is a word bank provided.
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The Collection

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Reading informational text can be fun and interesting when the topic is right. Unfortunately, this topic may not be all that interesting or right for every learner. They boost reading comprehension and the ability to extrapolate...
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Readings in Hudson River Natural History: Understanding Informational Text

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
After reading a series of informational articles regarding the Hudson River Estuary, the class will answer a series of comprehension questions. An answer key is provided but the articles and worksheets are not.
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Apples, Apples, Apples

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd
Students complete activities using apples that help improve their science, math, and reading skills. For this apple lesson, students read the book Apples, Apples Apples and visit an orchard or farmer's market to buy a variety of apples....
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Textbook/Trade Book

For Students 4th - 5th
In this informational texts worksheet, students review the sections of a textbook. Students then answer 3 questions using the section from a textbook.
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Parts of a Book

For Students 4th - 5th
In this book parts worksheet, students study the table of contents from a book and then answer the questions about the parts of a book. Students answer 5 questions.
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Tomato Soup

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this reading labels instructional activity, students use the label from a can of tomato soup to learn how to read informational texts. Students answer 7 questions.
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E for Elephant

For Students 2nd
In this elephant facts activity, 2nd graders read several informational passages about elephants. Students learn facts and read a poem about elephants.
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Blues and Folk Music Workshop

For Students 6th - 7th
In these informational texts worksheets, students read the detailed flyer for the Blues and Folk Music Workshop. Students then answer 8 multiple choice questions about the text.
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S for Seal

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this seal information activity, students read several informational passages about seals. Students learn facts about the animals and read a poem.
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R for Raccoon

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this raccoon information worksheet, students read several short, informational passages about raccoons and facts about the animal. Students then read a short poem about raccoons.
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T for Tiger

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this tiger information worksheet, learners read several informational passages about tigers. Students learn facts and read a short poem about tigers.
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Recipe

For Students 4th - 5th
In this informational texts worksheets, students read the two recipes and then answer the ten questions that follow about the recipes.
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Textbook/Trade Book

For Students 6th - 7th
In these informational texts worksheets, students use the sample pages from a textbook and a trade book to answer the ten questions that follow.
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Manual 2

For Students 6th - 7th
In these informational texts worksheets, students study the table of contents and diagram from a manual for a VCR. Students then answer the questions.
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Native Americans

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students read informational texts to become experts on Native American culture groups from different regions and times. Students work in small groups and at activitiy center in this unit in which they practice speaking skills.