8th Grade Reading
Lesson plans, resources, teaching strategies, interventions, and freebies for Grade 8 Reading and Literacy.
Focus on the history and tradition of St. Patrick's Day using differentiated informational text. Designed to save you time and meet the needs of all learners in your classroom, this St. Patrick's Day reading and writing unit includes leveled reading comprehension passages, vocabulary support, writing worksheets, and an assessment! Everything you need is included and ready to go!
Have fun with roots, prefixes, and suffixes! 120 Greek and Latin roots, prefixes, and suffixes are included with a master list that includes meanings and provides example words! Everything you need to reinforce your word parts practice is included! Add word parts as needed with the extra templates! A digital version is also included for use in your Google Classroom.
A complete unit of Greek and Latin roots, prefixes, and suffixes! This FREE Common Core aligned unit includes a master list of word parts, blank student list, enlarged flashcards, a practice worksheet for each word part, formative assessment, and answer keys. #wordparts #freebie #greekandlatinroots #affixes
60 Greek and Latin roots, prefixes, and suffixes are broken down into six total units. Each unit focuses on teaching students ten new word parts using a class set of flashcards, individual worksheets for each word part, and a final assessment. An end-of-the-year cumulative assessment is included to test mastery of all sixty word parts. Also included with this product is a complete list of all word parts, blank student lists, answer keys, and pennant activity. #wordparts #greekandlatinroots
Digital biography research project and report template for use in your Google Classroom! Everything you need to teach biography research and writing is included: mentor text, discussion questions, research template, differentiated essay outline, and rubric! #biography #template #report
Guide your students through the narrative writing process using graphic organizers! 15 different printable, editable, and digital graphic organizers are included to make narrative writing easier for you to teach and your students to learn. #graphicorganizers #narrativewriting
Editable Writing Rubric! Set clear writing expectations for your students and save a TON of time grading with this Common Core aligned summary writing rubric! The rubric is ready or to print, or you can edit the text to meet your specific needs! Perfect for upper elementary and middle school students! #summary #rubric #middleschool
Editable Writing Rubric! Set clear writing expectations for your students and save a TON of time grading with this Common Core aligned narrative writing rubric! The rubric is ready or to print, or you can edit the text to meet your specific needs! #rubric #grade6 #middleschool #narrative
Reinforce spelling and vocabulary instruction with words related to Martin Luther King Day and the Civil Rights Movement. Four different Civil Rights Movement vocabulary activities and answer keys are included. These Civil Rights Movement word work activities are perfect for early finishers, extra credit opportunities, or for a fun collaborative assignment. Pick and choose your favorites or use all four! #civilrightsmovement #wordsearch #mlk
Perfect for upper elementary or middle school! 12 printable, editable, AND digital graphic organizers for argument and opinion writing! Make argument writing easier on you and your students with these printable, editable, and digital graphic organizers! #argument #opinion #writing #middleschool
Teach students to visualize while they read with this free printable template! First, your students will draw a picture that appears in their mind while reading. Next, students will describe the picture on the lines provided. This free worksheet will work with any text! Download your copy today! #freeprintable #freebie #visualizing
Encourage students to make authentic connections with the text with this FREE template! This text connections notepad activity has space for students to record text to self, text to text, and text to world connections. The template can be used as a worksheet or fun craft activity! #readingcomprehension #textconnections #freeprintable #freebie
Editable Writing Rubric! Set clear writing expectations for your students and save a TON of time grading with this Common Core aligned argument writing rubric! The rubric is ready or to print, or you can edit the text to meet your specific needs! #argumentwriting #commoncore #writinginstruction