50 New Free Teaching Resources for English Language Arts, 12-2015

Verb Sort Worksheet
by HomeworkHut

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Verb-Sort-Worksheet-2256666

Verb Sort. This product is common core aligned! Hello there! This set includes 1 worksheet, with a correspo…


Gingerbread Writing Activities
by Love Me Do

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Gingerbread-Writing-Activities-2256665

I have created 4 different types of gingerbread man writing. Included are: -a wanted poster -how to trap a gingerbread man -the great escape (p…


RTI THURSDAYS WITH Lendahand’s Printables
by Michelle Lenahan

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/RTI-THURSDAYS-WITH-Lendahands-Printables-2256648

Each Thursday I am going to offer either a *Blackout Bingo Game ) *I Have Game ) * Power Point and Assessment ) FREE for 24 hours! When you…


Star Wars BB8 Game
by ESL Kidz

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Star-Wars-BB8-Game-2256626

Here is a fun game with a star wars them. It is editable to fit your needs and can provide lots of fun in a learning environment. Enjoy!


FREE: ebook “Story Frameworks”
by Aussie FUN-KEYS

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/FREE-ebook-Story-Frameworks-2256622

Make your children’s own beginner reading books by using Story Frameworks. “Story Frameworks” explains how to make and use story frameworks to …


Letter to Santa Freebie
by The Whole Wheat Class

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Letter-to-Santa-Freebie-2256615

Writing Santa a letter is a favorite Christmas tradition. Your students will find writing a letter to Santa simple and fun with this easy letter …


FREE Interactive pdf – Blank Words for My Story Maker
by Aussie FUN-KEYS

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/FREE-Interactive-pdf-Blank-Words-for-My-Story-Maker-2256603

A4 Interactive pdf – type your own words and print out for My Story Maker Font – Century Gothic size 14pt (Same as My Story Maker) This useful …


How To Decorate a Gingerbread Man Writing Freebie
by Simply Southern Gal

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/How-To-Decorate-a-Gingerbread-Man-Writing-Freebie-2256582

A fun holiday writing to help make writing more fun during those last few weeks before break! Students will write how to decorate a gingerbread m…


Handwriting Exercise – The Quick Brown Fox Jumps Over The Lazy Dog
by HomeworkHut

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Handwriting-Exercise-The-Quick-Brown-Fox-Jumps-Over-The-Lazy-Dog-2256573

Handwriting Exercise. Hello there! This handwriting set includes 27 worksheets. The images are high resolution, and made to f…


Owl Moon Visualization Worksheet
by Laura Welch

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Owl-Moon-Visualization-Worksheet-2256570

This visualization worksheet goes with the book titled Owl Moon by Jane Yolen. The students are supposed to read the quote, draw a picture and co…


Speak Unit Lesson Plan
by Elisabeth Huber

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Speak-Unit-Lesson-Plan-2256541

This is a Unit Lesson Plan for Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson It includes lesson ideas for listening, writing, speaking, and language activities…


Personaje Principal
by Edda Brown

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Personaje-Principal-2256540

Los estudiantes tendran la oportunidad de escribir acerca del personaje principal del cuento leido en clase.


Christmas FREEBIE! {CVC fluency practice}
by 180 Days of Reading

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Christmas-FREEBIE-CVC-fluency-practice-2256527

Enjoy this Christmas Freebie! Students will love practicing CVC words with this game. Print and cut out the cards. Grab a cheap pancake flippe…


The Polar Express
by Sarah Hamilton

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/The-Polar-Express-2256508

Use the movie, The Polar Express, to teach your students about similes and metaphors using this fun graphic organizer.


*FREEBIE* Rhyme Time Packet
by Struggling Learner Resources

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/FREEBIE-Rhyme-Time-Packet-2256506

Need to give your students some practice with advanced rhyming? Grab this FREEBIE for a matching worksheet and a Write Your Own couplet worksheet…


Meta Definitions for Nouns: Tier 2 Words for Grades 4-6
by Dr Karen Speech and Language

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Meta-Definitions-for-Nouns-Tier-2-Words-for-Grades-4-6-2256500

As a speech language pathologist, keeping up with relevant Tier 2 vocabulary for late elementary school can be confusing and time-consuming. When…


Pronoun HE, SHE, THEY visual
by SLP Materials

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Pronoun-HE-SHE-THEY-visual-2256499

This visual helped me teach my student pronouns. If the he/she visual is confusing for your student, split it in half along the dotted line.


Meta Definitions for Nouns: Tier 2 Words for Grades 1-3
by Dr Karen Speech and Language

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Meta-Definitions-for-Nouns-Tier-2-Words-for-Grades-1-3-2256487

If you are a speech therapist working with students with language disorders, it can be tricky to determine the most important vocabulary words to…


Read & Question Bookmark
by Unbeelievable Teaching Ideas

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Read-Question-Bookmark-2256484

This bookmark is a perfect tool to help increase reading comprehension. Students can use the guiding questions to help their thinking as they rea…


Meta Definitions for Nouns: Defining Nouns with a Metalinguistic Focus
by Dr Karen Speech and Language

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Meta-Definitions-for-Nouns-Defining-Nouns-with-a-Metalinguistic-Focus-2256470

Are you tired of drilling vocabulary words with your students with language disorders, only to have them quickly forget? Are your students strugg…


The Alphabet: Read It, Write It, Hear It, Learn It!
by Jenni Gilligan

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/The-Alphabet-Read-It-Write-It-Hear-It-Learn-It-2256418

This product encourages students to learn the alphabet by reading, writing, and hearing each letter. If you like this free sample, please check …


Happy New Year! FREEBIE New Year Writing
by Texas Teaching Gal

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Happy-New-Year-FREEBIE-New-Year-Writing-2256408

Happy New Year! Ring in the new year with some resolutions on making 2016 bright! Have your little learners illustrate their goals and write ab…


Ezra Jack Keats Author Study FREEBIE
by Dirt Road Teacher

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Ezra-Jack-Keats-Author-Study-FREEBIE-2256383

Teach character traits and how characters respond to events while learning about the Ezra Jack Keats life and works. This sample uses the popular…


Elf on the Shelf Sight Words
by Accommodating Activities

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Elf-on-the-Shelf-Sight-Words-2256369

Students will read targeted kindergarten and first grade sight words that are on a “shelf”. Students will then guess and click above one of the …


Interactive Sun & Earth Journal
by BloomsforKiddies

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Interactive-Sun-Earth-Journal-2256329

Enhance your science unit on the sun & earth with this journal. Students can use the journal to record their learning. The journal can be an…


Polar Express Activities
by Mary Lou Cheney-Jumping Into 2nd

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Polar-Express-Activities-2256306

Polar Express Activities *Vocabulary Writing *ABC Order *Compare/Contrast Book to Movie *Dictionary Express *North Pole Writing *Writing a Letter…


Socratic Seminar discussion worksheets
by Shakespeare in a Box

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Socratic-Seminar-discussion-worksheets-2256294

Over the years, I have found class discussion to be my most powerful tool to analyze text. That being said, few students know how to have an acad…


Holiday Game Board Freebie
by Tales From the Third Degree

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Holiday-Game-Board-Freebie-2256289

Print this game board out onto card stock, laminate, or slide into a page protector, grab a couple dice, and you’re ready to go! I use this with …


All-purpose essay outline and rubric
by Shakespeare in a Box

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/All-purpose-essay-outline-and-rubric-2256256

Inside, please find the only essay outline that your students will ever need. Student friendly terms and simple boxes will help any child organi…


Emperor’s New Clothes Core Knowledge Writing Book
by Maria Arvonio

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Emperors-New-Clothes-Core-Knowledge-Writing-Book-2256247

Book Includes: *story *vocabulary practice *phonics practice *multiple choice *Short and extended response *Music Connection *ABC trace *Rubric


Mini-Broadcast Interview Project
by Elisia Harkins

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Mini-Broadcast-Interview-Project-2256230

The Art of Interviewing: Are you looking for a quick lesson plan for your Broadcast Journalism Students to understand about Interviewing? If you …


Ready-Made Comprehension Maps for Fiction or Non-Fiction
by Ryan’s Rowdy Rugrats

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Ready-Made-Comprehension-Maps-for-Fiction-or-Non-Fiction-2256228

This set of maps include the basic comprehension maps. It saves the kids a lot of time to have them printed out and ready to go. In the beginni…


Hand Summarizing Graphic Organizer
by Kimberly Johnson

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Hand-Summarizing-Graphic-Organizer-2256201

This is a great graphic organizer for students to review the who, what, where, when, why, and how of any subject!


Would You Rather Language Activity for Winter
by Tiger’s Tales

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Would-You-Rather-Language-Activity-for-Winter-2256198

This fun activity works like a “Would You Rather” type game. Each tab at the bottom has two to four choices for students to discuss amongst them…


Here’s the Scoop Graphic Organizer
by Kimberly Johnson

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Heres-the-Scoop-Graphic-Organizer-2256189

This graphic organizer helps students organize their thoughts about something they experienced. There is space to write about what the students s…


New Years Workbook with Activities (55 pages)
by ESL Kidz

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/New-Years-Workbook-with-Activities-55-pages-2256165

New Years Fun! Lots of worksheets and fun activities for all your young learners here! 50 pages! Ready to go, no prep needed, worksheets for cla…


Story Maps
by Windup Teacher

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Story-Maps-2256163

2 Story Maps with plenty of room to write or draw in. The first one is portrait style with space for: book title, author, characters, setting, p…


Coloring Page – Snowy Day by Keats
by Garduno King Designs

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Coloring-Page-Snowy-Day-by-Keats-2256148

This coloring page is a simplified adaptation of Jack Ezra Keats’s “A Snowy Day”.


New Years Flashcards
by ESL Kidz

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/New-Years-Flashcards-2256119

New Years Flashcard Set Here is a beautiful set of large, double-sided flashcards that have a picture on one side and the vocabulary word on the…


New Years Resolutions List
by ESL Kidz

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/New-Years-Resolutions-List-2256110

Here is a great activity to do with your students during new years. It is a worksheet to have students write down things they want to achieve in …


Literary Vocabulary Terms
by Prager’s Pages

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Literary-Vocabulary-Terms-2256109

This is a beginners quiz for literary vocabulary.


Fry Sight Word Fluency AND Comprehension 1-32 FREEBIE
by More Than English

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Fry-Sight-Word-Fluency-AND-Comprehension-1-32-FREEBIE-2256047

32 of the first 100 Fry sight words in card format. Each word is used in an original sentence to build fluency and comprehension What makes th…


Proofreading Practice Journeys Quiz
by Fun with First Graders

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Proofreading-Practice-Journeys-Quiz-2256027

These sentences are similar to the ones from my Proofreading Practice pages for Journeys Unit 2 and Unit 3. This is to be used as a quiz for a gr…


Missing Beginning Sounds – cvc u word families
by Newly Teacher

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Missing-Beginning-Sounds-cvc-u-word-families-2256019

17 Days of Christmas; Day 7! Free for the first day only! Missing beginning sounds with cvc u word families. Students can use this as a center a…


cvc and sight words bundle.(146 pages for free today only)
by Eye Popping Fun Resources

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/cvc-and-sight-words-bundle146-pages-for-free-today-only-2255992

You get everything in this bundle product.Cut and paste sentences for cvc words and sight words.Roll read and color for sight words and cvc and y…


Science for all Seasons-Freebie!
by Salandra Grice

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Science-for-all-Seasons-Freebie-2255915

Science fun has only begun with these free winter and summer themed science activities! Each activity includes a list of materials, procedures, a…


NIGHT Holocaust Reading List
by Created for Learning

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/NIGHT-Holocaust-Reading-List-2255914

NIGHT Holocaust Reading List TEXT: Night by Elie Wiesal LEVEL: 8th – 12th ·····························································…


Self Assessment Sheet
by Creative Teaching 101

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Self-Assessment-Sheet-2255906

This self assessment sheet can be used to help students reflect on an individual assignment or on the course you are teaching as a whole.


Writers’ Café Student Created Expectations for Writer and Listener
by Isabelle MacDonald

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Writers-Cafe-Student-Created-Expectations-for-Writer-and-Listener-2255873

These expectations are meant to be shared with students and reviewed prior to a writers’ café. During such an activity, students share a finished…


PHONIC PATTERNS 1 – CONSONANTS Exercises 1 and 2
by Mrs Attwooll’s Old Tricks

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/PHONIC-PATTERNS-1-CONSONANTS-Exercises-1-and-2-2255867

In order to allow students to concentrate fully on learning the consonants and their various combinations, the only vowels used in the exercises …


Winter Clothes Colouring Sheet
by Teddy and Bee

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Winter-Clothes-Colouring-Sheet-2255839

FREEBIE Winter clothes colouring sheet. The students must read the short sentence underneath each picture and colour the picture as directed. T…


Irregular Verb Conjugation Practice
by The Davis

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Irregular-Verb-Conjugation-Practice-2255824

Five charts for practising irregular verb conjugation, with answer keys. Enjoy!

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