<p>This is a great site about analyzing informational texts. It introduces you to the 'THIEVES' strategy, has slideshows about text features, and also has a handout you can print out.</p>
Emphasis on close reading in the CCSS. From www.mhecommoncoretoolbox.com.
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Times Machine is a wonderful database of New York Times articles that allows students to access exact digital copies of the famous newspaper dating back to 1851. With articles about everything from the sinking of the Titanic to death of President Lincoln, this is a valuable resource that can be used as source documents in history class or for many other classroom uses.
"I Can" checklist for Common Core...students check off each standard as they master it.
Month by Month Writing, Speaking and Listening Activities Aligned with the Common Core
This is a great video to watch on citing sources. It includes: why you need to cite, how to cite accurately, examples to follow and different resources you can use.
Kids can write something about themselves and upload a picture. The site does the work to combine the two. Excellent language arts/visual ar...
(100 Reading Passages)-- 20 Weeks of Grade 6 Daily Common Core Reading Practice in Just 5 Minutes a Day--Every Common Core Literature and Informational Text Standard is Covered--Character traits, figurative language, close reading, inference and more are covered. This is great for steady literature skill review.--informational text, realistic fiction, action, poetry, and historical fiction passages are included$