Free main idea worksheet to help 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students (pdf)

A Free Main Idea and Details Printable

What 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade students couldn’t use extra main idea and details practice?  Use these free pdf printable to review this difficult skill with minimal prep on your part! Download this Main Idea Freebie This freebie includes 3 activities that you can use to practice main idea and supporting details: A grouping words activity to help students practice …

This black history month freebie will help your third, fourth, and fifth grade students learn more about Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King, Jr.

A Free Activity for Black History Month

Teaching students about important African Americans should not be confined to February.  However, Black History Month is a great opportunity to spend some intentional time learning about these heroes of history. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rosa Parks Freebie This free Black History Month Activity gives students a chance to think more deeply about Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rosa …

Free Cut and Paste Resource for Teaching Theme

Teaching theme to upper elementary students can be incredibly difficult. It is such an abstract idea, so 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade students need a lot of practice in order to truly understand it. Use this free cut and paste resource to help introduce theme to your students.  It has 6 paragraphs, each with one of two themes.  …

Free Valentine's Day Activities for Upper Elementary - including math, reading, and just for fun activities. Great for 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade students.

Free Valentine’s Day Activities

Check out these free Valentine’s Day activities – a fun way to celebrate the holidays while still learning! These free resources have been created by a variety of teachers, not just me! Valentine’s Day Math ActivitiesValentine’s Day Fraction Task Cards Students answer Valentine’s Day themed questions that have them practicing their fraction skills. This is a fun way for students …

Free Christmas Activities for Upper Elementary - math and literacy activities that can be used around the holidays for 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade.

Free Christmas Activities

Check out these free Christmas activities – a fun way to celebrate the holidays while still learning! These free resources have been created by a variety of teachers, not just me! Free Christmas Activities: MathSnowman Fraction Scene Freebie Integrate art with fractions. Students create a snowman by following instructions that require an understanding of fractions. 12 Days of Christmas Word …

Use this free point of view slideshow with your 3rd grade or 4th grade practice. Addresses nonfiction and fiction point of view skills.

Free Point of View Slideshow

Use this free point of view slideshow to help you teach point of view to your 3rd grade or 4th grade students. Begin by having students think about point of view within nonfiction texts. Students read a short paragraph and decide whether they agree or disagree with the author’s point of view. Then, have students write 2 paragraphs from opposing …

A free main idea slideshow to use with your 3rd and 4th grade students to help review main idea and details

Practice Main Idea With This Free Slideshow

Main idea slideshow from kbaker4 Using This Slideshow for Main Idea ReviewThe slideshow above is a great way to review different main idea and details skills with your 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students. You might like of these other main idea tips, ideas, and freebies. This slideshow covers main idea in a variety of ways: Having students think about …

Ways to introduce character traits by making it relevant to your students. A free character trait mobile is included.

Introducing Character Traits – With a Fun Freebie

When introducing character traits, making it relevant to students is the best way to get them interested and engaged. Instead of introducing character traits by having students read other texts and identify traits of different characters, have students think about their own character traits. There are several fun and easy ways to do this with your 2nd grade, 3rd grade, …