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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.

Ending Sounds


With our Ending Sounds lesson plan, students learn about the ending sounds of words, including some common ending sounds and similar-sounding ending sounds that are spelled differently.

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.

Event Relationships


With our Event Relationships lesson plan, students learn how to identify and understand a series of events or steps and cause/effect relationships.

Evidence, Analysis, and Inference


With our Evidence, Analysis, and Inference lesson plan, students learn strategies for analyzing passages, finding evidence for particular claims, and making inferences based on a text.

Examples and Anecdotes Lesson PlanExamples and Anecdotes Teachers Guide

Examples and Anecdotes


Our Examples and Anecdotes lesson plan teaches students the differences between examples and anecdotes and how to identify and use them in text. Students also learn some of the potential problems of using anecdotes as evidence.

Fables Lesson PlanFables Teachers Guide



Our free downloadable PDF Fables lesson plan introduces the three key elements of fables, which are stories that use animal characteristics and are designed specifically to teach a lesson. Students are asked to engage their analytical and critical thinking skills as they hear and read fables, determine the moral for each, and explain the de

Fact and Opinion Lesson PlanFact and Opinion Teachers Guide

Fact and Opinion


Our Fact and Opinion lesson plan teaches students the difference between a fact and an opinion and why it is important to be able to identify a fact vs. an opinion. Students practice writing their own facts and opinions as well.

Identify Main Topics


With our Identify Main Topics lesson plan, students learn how to properly identify main topics in text as well as focus topics and supporting details.

Identify Main Topics

Using our Identify Main Topic lesson students learn all about how to identify main topics in writing and why they are important. Students practice identifying the main topic and supporting details in various example texts.