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Corresponding Spelling Sounds


With our Corresponding Spelling Sounds lesson plan, students learn about different “vowel teams” that create the same vowel sounds and how to identify them. Students practice writing words that contain different vowel teams but have the same vowel sounds.

Counting Sounds Lesson PlanCounting Sounds Teachers Guide

Counting Sounds


Our Counting Sounds lesson plan teaches students about counting the sounds in one-syllable words. Students practice counting sounds and breaking one-syllable words into their individual sounds.

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Critical Thinking


Our Critical Thinking lesson plan teaches students some critical thinking skills and strategies for reading. Students complete exercises in which they use critical thinking skills to solve hypothetical problems.

Debating Lesson PlanDebating Teachers Guide



Our free downloadable PDF Debating lesson plan prepares students to describe the debate process, follow rules of debate, participate in a debate, and assess debate performances. During this lesson, students are asked to work collaboratively with another student on an assignment in which they choose a topic, research different sides, and the

Decode 2-Syllable Long Vowel Words


With our Decode 2-Syllable Long Vowel Words lesson plan, students learn how to recognize two-syllable words with long vowel sounds. Students practice grouping words by their long vowel sounds and writing sentences with them during this lesson.

Decoding with Prefixes/Suffixes Lesson PlanDecoding with Prefixes/Suffixes Teachers Guide

Decoding with Prefixes/Suffixes


Our Decoding with Prefixes/Suffixes lesson plan teaches decoding and teaches students the most common prefixes and suffixes. Students also learn to identify the correct prefix or suffix for provided words using the whole sentence as context.

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Decoding Words


Our Decoding Words lesson plan teaches students some decoding skills and improves reading fluency. Students learn about phonics and word analysis and how to apply these skills to their reading in order to enhance comprehension.

Describing Settings and Events


In our Describing Settings and Events lesson plan, students learn strategies for identifying and describing settings and events. Students practice identifying settings and events in text and telling how they’re significant to the story.

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Describing Story Events


Our Describing Story Events lesson plan teaches students how to identify story events and why this is an important skill to have. Students practice identifying the introduction, conclusion, climax, rising action, and resolution of a given story.

Determining Messages in Text Details


With our Determining Messages in Text Details lesson plan, students learn how to use key information in a text to determine the central message. Students learn how to do this with myths, folktales, and more.

Determining Theme Lesson PlanDetermining Theme Teachers Guide

Determining Theme


Our Determining Theme lesson plan teaches students strategies for determining the theme of stories, fables, novels, and other types of text. Students practice reading text and identifying themes using the strategies presented in this lesson.

Dictionary and Thesaurus Lesson PlanDictionary and Thesaurus Teachers Guide

Dictionary and Thesaurus


Our Dictionary and Thesaurus lesson plan teaches students how to define and correctly use a dictionary and a thesaurus. Students learn about both print and digital dictionaries and thesauruses as a resource for vocabulary development, written expression, and reading comprehension.

Dictionary Use Lesson PlanDictionary Use Teachers Guide

Dictionary Use


Our Dictionary Use lesson plan teaches students how to use both online and traditional dictionaries and explains the benefits of using them. Students practice using them for various purposes.

Distinguish Information from Text and Pictures


With our Distinguish Information from Text and Pictures lesson plan, students learn how to distinguish and categorize the information they can get from text or from pictures. Students practice looking at pictures and reading text and telling what they learned from them individually and what they learned from both as a part of this lesson.

Dr. Seuss Lesson PlanDr. Seuss Teachers Guide

Dr. Seuss


Our Dr. Seuss Lesson Plan teaches students about the life and work of Dr. Seuss. Students learn about his early life, his works and contributions to literature, and his lasting impact.

Dramas and Plays Lesson PlanDramas and Plays Teachers Guide

Dramas and Plays


Our Dramas and Plays lesson plan teaches students about the components of dramas and plays. Students learn related lesson vocabulary and practice identifying the different components of dramas and plays.

Drawing Conclusions Lesson PlanDrawing Conclusions Teachers Guide

Drawing Conclusions


Our Drawing Conclusions lesson plan helps students develop critical thinking skills and reading comprehension skills. Students learn to draw conclusions from actions and events presented in sentences, paragraphs, and other reading content.

Evaluating Opinions and Arguments Lesson PlanEvaluating Opinions and Arguments Teachers Guide

Evaluating Opinions and Arguments


In our Evaluating Opinions and Arguments lesson plan, students learn strategies for evaluating the validity and effectiveness of opinions and arguments. Students practice distinguishing between facts, opinions, and arguments.