Reading Resources Instructional Resources
Reading Strategy Posters K-1(Level I) Classroom Posters-yellow (required)(pdf)
K-1(Level I) Student Reference-yellow (required)(pdf) 2-3 (Level II) Classroom Posters-blue (required)(pdf)
2-3 (Level II) Student Reference-blue (required)(pdf)

Fluency Classroom Posters-light blue (required)(pdf)
Fluency One-Page Poster-light blue (required)(pdf)

Comprehension Classroom Posters-green (required) (pdf)
Comprehension Student Reference-green (required) (pdf)
Books Available in our District Abilene Book List (pdf)
West Book List (pdf)
Wheatland Book List (pdf)
Middle School Book List (pdf)
High School Book List (pdf)
Fry Word Lists Master List and Word Cards(pdf)

Fry Word Phrase PowerPoints
First 100 Words
Second 100 Words
Third 100 Words
Fourth 100 Words
Fifth 100 Words
Sixth 100 Words
Guided Reading Resources Guided Reading Lesson Plans-Levels 1-18+ lesson plan structure and ELL support
-defines tasks before, during, and after reading
-article about Intimate Shared Cognition

Grade Level Gradual Release LessonPlan Framework-Reading
*First Grade
*Second Grade
Literacy Workstations Tic-Tac-Toe Example #1(Independent Activities) (word)
Tic-Tac-Toe Example #2 (Independent Activities)
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Connected Projects:
Read to 3

Creating Questions
Questioning (Expository)
Connection Cards
Narrative Goal Structure Mapping
Text Structure Graphic Organizers
Sequencing #1
Sequencing #2
Postcard (Character, Setting, Conflict)

Independent Reading
Reader Response

Word Work
Short/Long Vowel Patterns
Onset-Rime (Word Families)
Sight Words Template
Prefixes and Suffixes

Vocabulary Page #1
Vocabulary Page #2
Word Learning Instructional Resources
Concepts of Print
Phonological Awareness
Decoding Skills
Word Learning Reference Sheet (pdf)
Ending Word Chunks Reference Sheet
Phonics Lesson Progression(pdf)
Pounce- Word Recognition Game (website)
Phonemic Awareness Website-this site has phonemic awareness activities and assessments.
BBC Words and Pictures - This site works on cvc, consonant clusters,long vowels, high frequency words, and early writing skills.
Gamegoo - A website to practice a variety of early literacy skills in grades K-2.
Starfall- An interactive site for grades K-1.
Adrain Bruce - An interactive site working on all areas of phonics including structural analysis. Appropriate for grades K-3.
Sadlier-Oxford - A website focusing on phonics and word study for grades prek-6.
School Bell
Scholastic Phonics - The Phonics Skills Chart is a grade-level guide from preschool through sixth grade that outlines the progression of phonics competencies for the classroom. - Here is a GREAT website for K-1 teachers.
Reading A to Z - Downloadable decodable books. (Membership Fee)
Carl's Corner - Great website with a variety of downloadable activities and manipulatives to use for reading and writing. - This site has a lot of great tools to use for free!
Word Learning Reference Sheet-A reference sheet adapted from Phonics, Phonemic Awareness, and Word Analysis and Kansas Reading First.
Fluency Instructional Resources
Reader's Theatre Sites:

Reading A to Z - leveled fluency passages and reader's theatre scripts to download. (Membership Fee)
Teaching Heart - Free Reader's Theatre scripts and resources.
Aaron Shepard- Free Reader's Theatre scripts and resources.

Poetry Sites:

Poetry4Kids - Poetry resources
Poetry Archives - Poetry archives
Poetry Teachers - Poetry resources
Poetry Generator - Create poems online and print.

Fluency Home Link

Fluency Phrasing Powerpoint
Vocabulary Instructional Resources
Context Clues Understanding Words and Phrases in Context of a Story or Information TextContext Clues- Read and select the best answer to the question
Longman Vocabulary- Using Context Clues Exercises
Direct Definition Context Clues
Inferential Context Clues
Structural Analysis Prefix and Suffix List (required) Prefix Prefix Millionaire- just like Who Wants to be a Millionaire with prefixes
Practice Using Prefixes- Root Word Root Words- BBC Factsheet, Worksheet and Quiz
Word Roots at Suffixes Suffixes Say A lot- Online Practice
Figurative Language
Reference Materials
Comprehension Instructional Resources
Text Features Reading Charts and Graphs
Parts of Book - Interactive Game
What is a Book?
Parts of a Book Quiz
Inferences/Drawing Conclusions Elementary Making Inferences
Primary Making Inferences
Between the Lions - Lots of Online Stories.
KidsReads Trivia
Reading Comprehension at EdHelper
Text Structures (Sequence, Problem-Solution, Cause-Effect, Description, Compare-Contrast) Elementary Posters(pdf) Description Presentation(PPT)
Sequence Presentation(PPT)
Problem/Solution Presentation(PPT)
Cause/Effect Presentation(PPT)
Compare/ContrastPresenation (PPT)
Graphic Organizers (can be used w/ PPTs above)
Text Structure Resources-booklist and strategies(pdf) North Carolina Graphic Organizers
Signal Words Cause and Effect Graphic Organizers
Task Definition Strategies
Topic, Main Idea, Supporting Details, Theme Narrative:Goal Structure Mapping Poster(pdf)
Narrative Goal Structure (PPT) Expository:Refer to Text Structure Posters Identify the Main Idea - Studyzone
Writing a Summary - Outline
Just the Facts - Graphic Organizer
Main Idea and Supporting Details - Graphic Organizer
Author’s Purpose and Style
Author’s Position
Fact and Opinion
Questioning Narrative Cue Card Questions (one page)
Making Connections Making Connections (PPT)
Connection Cards(
Literary Elements Instructional Resources
Character Development Pookie's New Home - Online Practice
Setting Problem-Solution Flow Chart
Plot Understanding Setting, Plot and Theme