We found 391 resources with the concept nonfiction
Shared Reading: Learning About Colonial TradesEngageNY
4th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewTrading in Colonial America is the focus of a instructional activity that boosts reading skills. As a class, scholars examine the informational text for key details, use their new-found knowledge to share information with their peers,...
Text AnalysisLesson Planet
4th - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewSeven activities boost reading comprehension skills. Working independently and collaboratively, scholars analyze fiction and nonfiction text. Participants identify the author's purpose, determine and produce facts and opinions, as well...
Peter Pan: Teacher Resource GuideLesson Planet
2nd CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewSixteen lessons make up a unit all about the book, Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie. Using plot points and details from the story, scholars examine real versus fantasy, complete character webs, draw settings, compose friendly letters, and...
Close Reading of Informational/Literary Nonfiction TextsLesson Planet
9th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat does it mean to be Americanized? Pupils read a text excerpt from Edward Bok's "The Americanization of Edward Bok." Next, they engage in the SOAPSTone strategy for analyzing the text. Afterward, scholars write a summary of the...
Reading Informational Text: 11-12th ELA Common CoreLesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Science, social studies, and language arts resources that address 11th and 12th grade standards for reading informational text can be found in this collection. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the grade 11 and 12 aligned Common Core Standards for Reading Information Text.
Reading Informational Text: 8th Grade ELA Common CoreLesson Planet
8th CCSS: Adaptable
Develop informational reading skills that your students can bring to every academic textbook, newspaper article, or political speech they encounter. With lesson plans, projects, and reading passages, a collection featuring resources that address every Common Core standard for eighth grade informational reading supports any reading curriculum. The 8th grade standards are addressed in the notes of each listed resource.
Reading Informational Text: 4th Grade ELA Common CoreLesson Planet
4th CCSS: Adaptable
Tackle fourth grade's English language arts Common Core informational text standards with a collection compiled of lesson plans, worksheets, and an app. Check out the notes section of each resource to discover the standards that are addressed.
The Little Mermaid Part OneLesson Planet
2nd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Enjoy an engaging reading of Hans Christian Andersen's "The Little Mermaid" with a three-part audiobook. The first part of the emotional tale takes listeners under the sea to follow the little mermaid's journey above water to explore the...
Classroom Guide for Sacred Mountain: EverestLesson Planet
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
The most famous climbers of Mount Everest could never have made it to the summit without the assistance of the local Sherpa. Christine Taylor-Butler's nonfiction children's book Sacred Mountain: Everest is the focus of an extensive...
Reading Nonfiction: Analyzing Joseph McCarthy's "Enemies from Within" SpeechLesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Looking for a lesson that teaches class members how to analyze nonfiction? Use Joseph McCarthy's famous "Enemies from Within" speech as a instructional text. Worksheet questions direct readers' attention to the many historical references...
Reading Informational Text: 7th Grade ELA Common CoreLesson Planet
7th CCSS: Adaptable
The majority of text that seventh graders encounter is informative, whether they are viewing television commercials, reading science textbooks, or perusing an article about current events. Equip your class with the skills necessary to analyze informational text structure, evaluate claims and authors' perspectives, and develop an eye for detailed reading.
Before, During, and After Reading ActivitiesLesson Planet
2nd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Address a multitude of skills with a series of nonfiction reading graphic organizers. From making predictions and accessing prior knowledge to think-pair-share and retelling information, the activities are a solid addition to any...
EngageNY Grade 9 ELA: Module 1, Unit 2Lesson Planet
9th CCSS: Adaptable
Through a close reading of excerpts from fiction (Black Swan Green) and nonfiction (Letters to a Young Poet), class members analyze how authors use specific words and figurative language to develop their central ideas. All 11 lessons in the unit are designed to address Common Core standards.
Civil War Medicine: Fact or FictionLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Young historians compare the presentation of medical care during the Civil War in passages from fictional and nonfictional texts. They examine passages from Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell and Soldier's Heart by Gary Paulsen, and...
Pumpkins Are Popping up Everywhere!Lesson Planet
2nd CCSS: Designed
Answer who, what, when, and why with an informative learning exercise focusing on the life of a pumpkin. Scholars read and answer questions—including multiple choice and short answer—in response to a passage about the growth of a pumpkin...