If you’ve been searching for Secondary ELA and Social Studies resources for your students, look no further.

We’re featuring Current Event Templates, Student Testing Treat Tags, Back to School Activities, and so much more.

Get ready to dig into these resources for your students, half of which are FREE!


World Map Activity and Assessment | Printable and Digital | Free
World Map Activity and Assessment | Printable and Digital | Free by Literacy in Focus

It’s FREE!

“Focus on continents, oceans, and the Equator with this printable and digital World Map Lesson and Assessment. A color reference map and assessment answer key are also included!”

Current Events Templates | Includes Google Classroom Version
Current Events Templates | Includes Google Classroom Version by Literacy in Focus

“Add diversity to your current events assignments with these 5 different Common Core aligned templates. Each current events template focuses on a different reading comprehension skill (such as Main Idea & Details, Text Connections, Vocabulary in Context, Fact vs. Opinion, and Summarizing).”

Student Testing Treat Tags
Student Testing Treat Tags by Mrs J’s Place

It’s FREE!

“Testing can be a stressful time for all of us, especially our students. I made these treat tags as a way of giving my students encouragement and letting them know I believed in them!”

Create Your Own Colony Project
Create Your Own Colony Project by Mrs J’s Place

“This is a project I created to challenge my students and incorporate some gifted standards into my Social Studies and ELA curriculum while studying the Original 13 Colonies in American history.”

Back To School First Day Activity – Wall Wobbler
Back To School First Day Activity – Wall Wobbler by Aussie Star Resources

It’s FREE!

“Our FREE About Me Wall Wobbler is a quick and easy first day of school activity to get to know your students and create a great display for your classroom.”

Back To School Activity - All About Me Mandala 2019-2020!
“Back To School Activity – All About Me Mandala 2019-2020!” by Aussie Star Resources

“Brighten up your ‘Getting to Know You’ sessions and combine it with your Art lesson to create a beautiful display for your classroom with this gorgeous mandala that your students will love.”

Fiction Reading Response Choice Board
Fiction Reading Response Choice Board by The Meaningful Teacher

It’s FREE!

“This choice board contains nine open-ended comprehension questions for students to answer while reading. Perfect for reading centers, literature circles, or an independent reading activity.”

Text-Based Informational Essay Writing Prompt *EDITABLE*
Text-Based Informational Essay Writing Prompt *EDITABLE* by The Meaningful Teacher

“This text-dependent analysis prompt allows students to write an informational or expository essay based on two or more nonfiction articles. Students will analyze informational texts in order to respond to a specific question.”