Category: Key Ideas and Details Informational Text Online Games Intermediate

Key Ideas and Details Info Online Games - Reading: Informational Text. Common Core CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.1,2,3 Ask & answer questions to demonstrate understanding, referring explicitly to the text. Determine the main idea & recount the key details & explain how they support the main idea. Describe the relationship between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures; time, sequence, & cause/effect. RI.4.1,2,3 Refer to details & examples explaining what the text says explicitly, drawing inferences. Summarize.

Online Leveled Informational Text Reading and Adaptive Math Problems

Front Row Ed – Free for teachers with an option for schools and districts to purchase for more bells and whistles, but what you get to do for free is really good. Math: Sign up your class and they take a pretest to find their level and they will begin a tailored, computerized, grade-level math …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://theteacherscafe.com/online-leveled-informational-text-reading-and-adaptive-math-problems/

Reading Comprehension Strategies – Student Lesson and Online Activity

reading strategies

Reading Comprehension Strategies – Online video with a student lesson and student activities to improve their reading comprehension and to improve student’s ability to think and learn across the curriculum.  The following Common Core aligned strategies are covered: Prior Knowledge, Making Connections, Questioning, Visualizing, Inferring, Summarizing, Evaluating, Synthesizing, and Strategies Together. Click for Common Core …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://theteacherscafe.com/reading-comprehension-prior-knowledge-making-connections-questioning-visualizing-inferring-summarizing-evaluating-synthesizing-and-strategies-together/

Online Sports Books (Informational Text): Grades 2-5

sports books

Online Sports Books – Learn about the importance of playing sports as well as the histories and rules of the following sports: Baseball, Basketball, Ice Hockey, Golf, Track and Field, Gymnastics, and Volleyball. Key Ideas and Details: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.1 Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://theteacherscafe.com/online-sports-books-informational-text-grades-2-5/

Online Biographies of Famous People (Informational Text): Grades 2-5

biographies

Biographies of Famous People – Several free, color biographies of famous people that students can read, and they are written on a variety of reading levels to meet the needs of all types of readers. Famous people that children enjoy reading about are people from long ago, such as George Washington or Betsy Ross; or …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://theteacherscafe.com/online-biographies-of-famous-people-informational-text-grades-2-5/

School Radio – Animated Stories for Children

school radio

School Radio – Free audio stories with video animation sponsored by the BBC so the standards are the United Kingdom’s National Literacy Strategy framework.  Text is available for students to read before or after.  Stories include: The Tales of Beatrix Potter, Jack and the Giant Beanstalk, Little Red Riding Hood, Viking Sagas, Oliver Twist, Tales …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://theteacherscafe.com/school-radio-audio-resources-for-primary-schools/

Main Idea (Key Ideas and Details) Online Game: Grades 2-5

main idea

Main Idea Game – Read small literature and informational text passages.  Choose the main idea and if you get it right you get to pick three boxes and play a hangman type word game. Best for grades 2,3,4, and 5. Key Ideas and Details – Literature and Informational Text CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2.1 Ask and answer such questions …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://theteacherscafe.com/main-idea-key-ideas-and-details-online-game-grades-2-5/

Wildlife Books, Games, Coloring and Curriculum

wolf & dog

Online Books The Wold and the Dog – Informational text for grades 3 to 7. Wild Animals that Need our Help – Informational text for grades 3 to 7.  Includes printable word searches, crosswords and coloring pages. Penguins – Preschool to Kindergarten. Tigers – Kindergarten to second grade. Polar Bears – Second grade to sixth grade. …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://theteacherscafe.com/wildlife-books-games-coloring-and-curriculum/

Children’s Digital Library

childrens digital library

Children’s Library – A free collection of digital books that represents outstanding historical and contemporary books from throughout the world. Many cultures and languages represented so that every child can know and appreciate the riches of children’s literature from the world community.  Books can be searched by title, language or/and by ages.  Registering is optional. …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://theteacherscafe.com/childrens-digital-library/

Read Alouds – Free Audio Stories for Children

audio stories

Light Up Your Brain – Free downloadable MP3s that will play on virtually any audio device. List of the audio stories that we’ve created especially for you, with the words to follow. Click on the story title to visit that story’s page, where you can read along and download the audio file. CCSS.ELA-Literacy – English …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://theteacherscafe.com/free-audio-stories-for-children/

Key Idea and Details: Main Idea – Intermediate

main idea

Main Idea – Select a topic, read the passage and then select from multiple choice, the main idea of the paragraph. If you get the answer correct you get three picks for letters and try to figure out the mystery phrase. Key Ideas and Details CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.3.1 Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://theteacherscafe.com/key-idea-and-details-main-idea/

Math and Reading Online Games

online math game sum dog

Sum Dog – Free educational games that motivate your students to practice math and Reading – while you have full control over what they learn. Students play educational games against others worldwide, while teachers control what they learn. It uses a learning engine which understands each student, tailoring questions to their individual needs. Set up …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://theteacherscafe.com/math-and-reading-online-games/