This resource round-up is filled with ELA and social studies resources that will support your students’ critical analysis and creative thinking. We’re featuring reading comprehension, word work, writing skill building resources and more. Check out these resources — half of which are FREE!


Alphabet Activities
Alphabet Activities by Organized in Fourth

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“Practice letters and letter sounds with flashcards, matching games, and task cards! This product was created with busy teachers in mind!”

Continents and Oceans | Interactive Google Slides Activities
Continents and Oceans | Interactive Google Slides Activities by Organized in Fourth

“These interactive slides allow students to practice identifying the continents and oceans on a map as well as learn fun new information about each continent and ocean!”

Informative Writing | Animal Research Project Template | FREEBIE
Informative Writing | Animal Research Project Template | FREEBIE by Lucky Chlover Writing

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“This product makes writing FUN, as kids love to learn about dogs! It has a reading passage and fun graphic organizers to get them started with writing.”

Dog Animal Research Project Report - Informational Writing and Reading Passages
Dog Animal Research Project Report – Informational Writing and Reading Passages by Lucky Chlover Writing

“Students generally don’t get excited about writing, but assigning them their own dog breed to research will get them begging to write! This product comes with reading passages, leveled writing, posters, a flipbook, and guided research!”

Branches of Government Color by Number - Close Reading and Text Marking
Branches of Government Color by Number – Close Reading and Text Marking by Think Tank Too

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“Color by Number activities are a great change of pace and a unique approach to teaching or reviewing concepts.”

U.S. Constitution DIGITAL 360 Escape Room - Branches of Government
U.S. Constitution DIGITAL 360 Escape Room – Branches of Government by Think Tank Too

“The U.S. Constitution DIGITAL 360 Escape ROOM gives students a chance to decode puzzles and read passages, all while actively learning!”

How to teach handwriting | Free video | Tips for the classroom
How to teach handwriting | Free video | Tips for the classroom by Handwriting Heroes

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“This video is the answer for teachers struggling to find a fun and engaging way to incorporate best practices related to teaching handwriting in their classroom. “

Handwriting | Lowercase Letters
Handwriting | Lowercase Letters by Handwriting Heroes

“Handwriting Heroes expedites handwriting instruction and makes it interactive, fun, and easy to implement. Students love the multisensory activities, including animations, stories, action words, and songs, and you’ll love how quickly they become writers.”

Context Clues Sorting Activity
Context Clues Sorting Activity by Practice Made Purposeful

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“This resource provides fun, engaging, and effective practice with the oh-so-important skill of using context clues. Students will be challenged to identify the 3 types of context clues in short passages and to use those context clues to determine the meaning of unknown words.”

Comparing and Contrasting Theme: 12 Passages & Multiple-Choice Questions
Comparing and Contrasting Theme: 12 Passages & Multiple-Choice Questions by Practice Made Purposeful

“This product helps students master the skill of comparing and contrasting the theme of paired passages, and it is designed to mimic what students will see on state tests! With 12 total passages (including 6 sets of paired passages) and 18 multiple-choice questions (with short-response questions, as well), your students will develop a greater understanding of how to compare and contrast themes of paired passages!”

Fall Math Worksheet- I can count to 10
Fall Math Worksheet- I can count to 10 by Simply Teaching Youngins

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“This simple worksheet helps students with number recognition, one to one counting, and fine motor skills. “

Name Writing Practice- Name Trace Paper (Editable) Autofill Easy and Quick
Name Writing Practice- Name Trace Paper (Editable) Autofill Easy and Quick by Simply Teaching Youngins

“This super easy to use name writing document helps students learn to write their names.”

Math Activities for Fast Finishers FREEBIE!!! - Google Slides Access included!
Math Activities for Fast Finishers FREEBIE!!! – Google Slides Access included! by Countryside Teaching

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“These 9 engaging math activities are perfect to engage students that are needing an extra challenge in your classroom. These activities include math path and pattern puzzles, pyramid addition and more!”

Plexer
Plexer “Rebus” Word Puzzles BUNDLE!!! – Google Slides Access Included! by Countryside Teaching

“Your students will enjoy these fun critical thinking plexer word puzzles. They’re perfect for an enrichment activity or for those students who enjoy a good challenge.”

Northeast Region Reading Comprehension Freebie (Digital & Physical)
Northeast Region Reading Comprehension Freebie (Digital & Physical) by The Calmish Teacher

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“This resource touches on upper elementary reading skills while learning about the Northeast Region of the United States.”

Mock Trial - Elementary School
Mock Trial – Elementary School by The Calmish Teacher

“This resource will engage your students while teaching them about the court system. They will practice persuasive/argumentative writing, supporting that writing with textual evidence, speaking/listening, questioning skills, connecting with literary texts and more.”