Top Ten Titles of Educational eBooks

2006 Top Ten eBook Titles

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Reading Pals: Sight Words
from Creative Teaching Press

CTP1035 (Early Childhood, Primary)
A Hands-on Approach to Phonics Practice! Students will enjoy practicing phonics skills with the whimsical Reading Pals characters included in these books. Each resource provides opportunity for repeated reading practice that leads to fluent and confident readers. Each book includes
:

12 full-color Reading Pals with punch-out text frames designed to isolate letters, sounds, and words
Multilevel activity pages
Reproducibles of Reading Pals and suggesting activities.
Grades: PK - 1

October Monthly Idea Book
from Scholastic

SCH0439503787 (Primary, Intermediate, Middle School)
This October will be filled will lots of treats and no tricks with the October Idea Book! This book has dozens of fun, creative patterns and activities for these holidays and topics: Halloween, Fire Safety, Columbus Day, Spiders, Dinosaurs, Whooooo Me?, Masks, Skeletons and much more! Includes activities and ideas that integrate with any curriculum along with motivational awards, bookmarks, open-ended games, paper bag puppets, crafts and bulletin board patterns.
Grades: PK - 6

 

50 Reproducible Strategy Sheets That Build Comprehension During Independent Reading
from Scholastic

SCH0439387841 (Intermediate, Middle School, Staff)
We know that kids need to read, read to become better readers. But how can you ensure kids are getting the most out of their independent reading books? How can you assess their progress as readers? The 50 interactive strategy sheets in this book are the answer. The engaging forms guide student to use reading strategies, to identify literary elements and think about how they work, and to understand the characteristics of various genres.
Grades: 4 - 8, Staff

 

1st Grade Basic Skills: Reading Comprehension and Reading Skills
from Scholastic

SCH0439500338 (Primary)
Teach and reinforce important basic skills! These fun activity pages support the units you are teaching. High-interest, age-appropriate, motivating and challenging. Students develop early reading and language arts skills, practice sequencing, and build reading comprehension! Includes a complete answer key.
Grades: 1

 

Middle Grade Math Minutes
from Creative Teaching Press

CTP2595 (Intermediate, Middle School)
Middle Grade Minutes features 100 Minutes to help students build basic skills, increase speed in basic math operations, and integrate a variety of math skills. Each Minute consists of ten classroom-tested problems of varying degrees of difficulty, integrating problem solving and basic math skills. Students become active learners as they discover mathematical relationships and apply acquired understanding of complex situations and solutions to realistic problems.
Grades: 6 - 8

Writing Basics Series: Writing Paragraphs
from Remedia Publications

REM3021 (Primary, Intermediate)
This book will help students write topic sentences and develop paragraphs. The step-by-step method, presented with high-interest subjects, is a highly effective way to master writing skills!
Grades: 3 - 6

 

Second Grade Math Minutes
from Creative Teaching Press

CTP2584 (Primary)
Take just one minute a day to quickly assess student progress in basic math skills! This books features 100 quick drill sheets to help students increase speed in math operations and strengthen problem-solving skills. The 10 problems on each sheet can be done in one or two minutes and are a great warm-up to the daily math lesson.
Grades: 2

Halloween Friends Basic Skills Learning Cards
from Giggly Games

GLG062 (Early Childhood, Primary)
Giggly Games Halloween Friends Basic Skills Learning Cards Ebook contains 7 sets of basic skill flashcards. The sets included are to teach numbers, number words, shapes, shape words, color, color words, and the alphabet. Every page is included in both full-color and black/white. An activity page is included that contains a variety of fun and educational usage instructions.
Grades: PK - 1

 

October Daily Journal Writing Prompts
from Teacher Created Resources

TCR3127 (Primary)
Give young writers plenty of practice with Daily Journal Writing Prompts. These valuable resources include ready-to-use journal starters, along with special holiday topics for each month. Word banks are provided to help introduce seasonal vocabulary, and topical prompts give students plenty of writing practice throughout the month.
Grades: K - 2

 

Kaleidoscope Math
from Scholastic

SCH0439086752 (Intermediate, Middle School)
Kids will get a kick out of solving math problems to create these colorful and amazing kaleidoscope designs. Each activity in this motivating collection starts with a math worksheet that lets kids practice skills in multiplication, division, fractions, or decimals. Then, on an accompanying page, kids use their answers to "color by numbers", creating intricate and dazzling works of art!
Grades: 4 - 6

 

September 2007

Skill By Skill Comprehension Practice (RL 1-3)
from Remedia Publications

REM1080A (Primary)
Do your students need practice making inferences? Are they having trouble reading for details? Extremely short passages are followed by comprehension questions designed to target specific reading skills. High-interest topics keep students interested, while the short passages keep students from feeling overwhelmed. Ideal for students with short attention spans, and struggling readers of all ages. A controlled vocabulary and simple sentence structure help ensure success.
Grades: 1 - 3

Map Skills Grade 4
from Teacher Created Resources

TCR3729 (Intermediate)
Both teachers and parents appreciate how effectively this series helps students master skills in reading, mathematics, penmanship, writing, and grammar. Each book provides activities that are great for independent work in class, homework assignments, or extra practice to get ahead. Test practice pages are included!
Grades: 4

Great Grammar Skill Builders
from Scholastic

SCH0439105420 (Primary)
Reinforce grammar basics with these engaging reproducibles. Each page features a motivating activity that targets a specific skill.
Grades: 2 - 3

Printing Practice
from Teacher Created Resources

TCR2243 (Early Childhood, Primary)
Use this consumable or reproducible workbook to help children master the skills they need. Cute illustrations add interest to exercises that can be used in school or at home.
Grades: K - 2

Ready-to-Go Management Kit for Teaching Genre
from Scholastic

SCH0439303605 (Primary, Intermediate)
If you're teaching young readers about genre, you'll love this must-have resource for exploring biographies, tall tales, nonfiction, and more! Comes complete with engaging activities, reproducibles, and graphic organizers that give students the support they need as they explore the characteristics of various genres. Plus, a list of recommended children's books helps you address the specific needs of students with different reading levels and interests. Packed with learning-filled activities young readers will love!
Grades: 2 - 4

Reading Pals: Alphabet Recognition
from Creative Teaching Press

CTP1032 (Early Childhood, Primary)
A Hands-on Approach to Phonics Practice! Students will enjoy practicing phonics skills with the whimsical Reading Pals characters included in these books. Each resource provides opportunity for repeated reading practice that leads to fluent and confident readers. Each book includes:
* 12 full-color Reading Pals with punch-out text frames designed to isolate letters, sounds, and words
* Multilevel activity pages
* Reproducibles of Reading Pals and suggesting activities.
Grades: PK - 1

Skill Sharpeners Math, Pre-K
from Evan-Moor Educational Publishers

EMC4543 (Early Childhood)
It has been proven that children benefit immensely when parents take an active role in their education. Skill Sharpeners Math series provides the frequent, focused practice needed to help ensure mastery and retention of skills.
Grades: PK

Writing Basics Series: Writing Sentences
from Remedia Publications

REM3011 (Primary, Intermediate)
Give students good, solid practice with this book designed to help them recognize and develop complete sentences. The sequential, high-interest format will make this one of your favorite teaching tools!
Grades: 3

Getting a Grip on Grammar
from Good Year Books

GYB9781596472075 (Intermediate, Middle School)
More than 100 grammar worksheets help students develop good grammar usage through sample sentence clues, rhyming rules that are simple to remember, and sentences they write themselves. Includes coaching strategies for parents, skill lessons for teachers, answer key, and a diploma to motivate students!
Grades: 4 - 6

Algebra Readiness Guided Practice Book Grds 6-9
from Teacher Created Materials

TCM11126 (Middle School, High School)
The Guided Practice Book supports Active Algebra: Algebra Readiness and includes real-life problems that allow students to apply the problem-solving strategies taught in the lesson.
Grades: 6 - 9

August 2007

Back to School Puzzlers
from Good Year Books

GYB9781596470330 (Intermediate, Middle School)

Here are all kinds of puzzles and plenty of fun for your students as they return to school and celebrate fall holidays! Many of the 54 illustrated puzzles are word puzzles that stretch students' vocabularies in particular word categories, test their decoding skills, and require recognition of common spelling patterns; others strengthen visual thinking. Includes solutions.

Grades: 4 - 6

Back-to-School Activities
from Teacher Created Resources

TCR2065 (Early Childhood, Primary, Intermediate, Staff Room)

Children of all ages have fun preparing for holidays with creative activities and projects. For use at school, in clubs, and at home.

Grades: PK - 6

Back to School Basic Skills File Folder Games
from Giggly Games

GLG055 (Early Childhood, Primary)

Giggly Games Back to School Basic Skills File Folder Games eBooks contain 5 fun and educational games that teach a variety of basic skills. The games included teach colors, shapes, numbers, missing letters, and counting. Each game includes gameboard pieces, matching pieces, and game labels. Each of the 5 games are available in full-color and black/white. Game assembly instructions are included also. These games are sure to fill your classroom with educational fun.

Grades: PK - K

Easy Timed Math Drills: Subtraction
from Remedia Publications

REM5012B (Primary)

Improve the speed and accuracy of beginning learners with this simplified version of our best-selling Timed Math Drills! Easy-to-read practice drills with fewer equations per page cover facts 0-9 and feature 36 single-digit equations per drill. Features horizontal and vertical versions of the equations and includes a reproducible award certificate and progress chart.

Grades: 1 - 3

Easy Timed Math Drills: Multiplication
from Remedia Publications

REM5012C (Primary)

Improve the speed and accuracy of beginning learners with this simplified version of our best-selling Timed Math Drills! Easy-to-read practice drills with fewer equations per page cover facts 0-9 and feature 36 single-digit equations per drill. Features horizontal and vertical versions of the equations and includes a reproducible award certificate and progress chart.

Grades: 1 - 3

Letters, Numbers, Colors & Shapes Activity Pages
from Creative Teaching Press

CTP2227 (Early Childhood, Primary)
This resource contains over 100 reproducible pages to reinforce basic skills such as: recognizing letters, numbers, colors, and shapes; reading small words, number words, shape words, and color words; writing letters, numbers, number words, shape words, and color words; and drawing and manipulating shapes. Children will develop fine motor skills as they trace, write, cut, paste, and color.
Grades: PK - 1

Quick Quilts Across the Curriculum
from Scholastic

SCH0439234689 (Intermediate, Middle School)
Brighten up your classroom with quick NO-SEW quilts that celebrate and display students' learning. You'll find dozens of cross-curricular project ideas with easy-to-follow directions such as: a Getting to Know You class quilt, an Olympics plastic-bag quilt, a holidays storybook quilt, a shaped poetry quilt, a muffin-tin calendar quilt, an endangered species floor puzzle quilt, and much more.
Grades: 3 - 6

Map Skills
from Remedia Publications

REM0128 (Intermediate, Middle School)
Abundant practice interpreting a wide variety of maps! Students will learn about directions, map symbols, scales, grids, and legends. They will also use maps to follow and give directions. Frequent comprehension questions provide students with the opportunity to apply new concepts. This book will be a welcome addition to your social studies curriculum!
Grades: 4 - 8

Skill By Skill Comprehension Practice (RL 3-5)
from Remedia Publications

REM1080B (Intermediate)
Do your students need practice making inferences? Are they having trouble reading for details? Extremely short passages are followed by comprehension questions designed to target specific reading skills. High-interest topics keep students interested, while the short passages keep students from feeling overwhelmed. Ideal for students with short attention spans, and struggling readers of all ages. A controlled vocabulary and simple sentence structure help ensure success.
Grades: 3 - 5

Amazing Math Puzzles & Mazes
from Scholastic

SCH0439042372 (Middle School)
Picture your students multiplying fractions with a smile! Students sharpen important math skills as they work their way through mazes, cross-number puzzles, riddle searches, and mini-mysteries on these one-of-a-kind practice pages. Includes key middle school math topics such as exponents, fractions, decimals, percents, integers, and much more!
Grades: 6 - 8

July 2007

Reading Pals: Alphabet Recognition
from Creative Teaching Press
CTP1032 (Early Childhood, Primary)
A Hands-on Approach to Phonics Practice! Students will enjoy practicing phonics skills with the whimsical Reading Pals characters included in these books. Each resource provides opportunity for repeated reading practice that leads to fluent and confident readers. Each book includes:
12 full-color Reading Pals with punch-out text frames designed to isolate letters, sounds, and words. Multilevel activity pages
Reproducibles of Reading Pals and suggesting activities.
Grades: PK - 1
Monkey Mania Basic Skills Learning Cards
from Giggly Games
GLG067 (Early Childhood, Primary)
Giggly Games Monkey Mania Basic Skills Learning Cards Ebook contains 7 sets of basic skill flashcards. The sets included are to teach numbers, number words, shapes, shape words, color, color words, and the alphabet. Every page is included in both full-color and black/white. An activity page is included that contains a variety of fun and educational usage instructions.
Grades: PK - 1
Strategies that Work: Comprehension Practice, Grade 4
from Teacher Created Resources
TCR8044 (Intermediate)
Develop reading comprehension skills with strategies that work! Each reproducible page includes literary or factual text, followed by multiple-choice, true-false, short answer, or other types of questions.
Students will use the following strategies:
Finding facts
Finding main ideas
Sequencing
Using context clues
Drawing conclusions
Noting details
Following directions
Understanding questions & paragraphs
Using a dictionary
Understanding and using a Table of Contents
Using a schedule
The activities are aligned with national standards and benchmarks. Graphic organizers and an answer key are included.
Grades: 4
Reading Pals: Rhyming Words Using Blends and Digraphs
from Creative Teaching Press
CTP1034 (Early Childhood, Primary)
A Hands-on Approach to Phonics Practice! Students will enjoy practicing phonics skills with the whimsical Reading Pals characters included in these books. Each resource provides opportunity for repeated reading practice that leads to fluent and confident readers. Each book includes:
12 full-color Reading Pals with punch-out text frames designed to isolate letters, sounds, and words Multilevel activity pages
Reproducibles of Reading Pals and suggesting activities.
Grades: PK - 1
Reading Pals: Sight Words
from Creative Teaching Press
CTP1035 (Early Childhood, Primary)
A Hands-on Approach to Phonics Practice! Students will enjoy practicing phonics skills with the whimsical Reading Pals characters included in these books. Each resource provides opportunity for repeated reading practice that leads to fluent and confident readers. Each book includes:
12 full-color Reading Pals with punch-out text frames designed to isolate letters, sounds, and words Multilevel activity pages
Reproducibles of Reading Pals and suggesting activities.
Grades: PK - 1

Strategies that Work: Comprehension Practice, Grade 3
from Teacher Created Resources
TCR8043 (Primary, Intermediate)
Develop reading comprehension skills with strategies that work! Each reproducible page includes literary or factual text, followed by multiple-choice, true-false, short answer, or other types of questions.
Students will use the following strategies:
Finding facts
Finding main ideas
Sequencing
Using context clues
Drawing conclusions
Noting details
Following directions
Understanding questions & paragraphs
Using a dictionary
Understanding and using a Table of Contents
Using a schedule
The activities are aligned with national standards and benchmarks. Graphic organizers and an answer key are included.
Grades: 3

Clip Art for Phonics
from Scholastic
SCH043950290X (Early Childhood, Primary)
Contains hundreds of cute and clever illustrations in the style made famous by Teacher's Friend. Every letter of the alphabet is represented including consonants, beginning sounds and short and long vowel sounds. Make your own flash cards, gameboards or matching activity using the many delightful phonetic illustrations!
Grades: PK - 3

Sentence Combining Grade 4
from Teacher Created Resources
TCR8627 (Intermediate)
Both teachers and parents appreciate how effectively this series helps students master skills in reading, mathematics, penmanship, writing, and grammar. Each book provides activities that are great for independent work in class, homework assignments, or extra practice to get ahead. Test practice pages are included!
Grades: 4

Reading Pals: Short-Long Vowels
from Creative Teaching Press
CTP1033 (Early Childhood, Primary)
A Hands-on Approach to Phonics Practice! Students will enjoy practicing phonics skills with the whimsical Reading Pals characters included in these books. Each resource provides opportunity for repeated reading practice that leads to fluent and confident readers. Each book includes:
12 full-color Reading Pals with punch-out text frames designed to isolate letters, sounds, and words. Multilevel activity pages
Reproducibles of Reading Pals and suggesting activities.
Grades: PK - 1
Document-Based Questions for Reading Comprehension and Critical Thinking
from Teacher Created Resources
TCR8374 (Intermediate)
Give students practice in answering the types of questions used in standardized tests. High-interest stories, primary source documents, and comprehension questions will hold students' attention and encourage the use of higher order thinking skills.
Grades: 4

 

June 2007

Build-a-Skill: Sight Words, Part 1
from Creative Teaching Press
(Early Childhood, Primary)
This resource book features reproducible instant books focusing on 50 common sight words. As children read and reread the mini-books they have created, they will increase their immediate recognition of sight word vocabulary, and build fluency and comprehension skills.
Grades: K - 1
June Monthly Idea Book
from Scholastic
(Primary, Intermediate, Middle School)
Let the June Idea Book help wrap up the school year and send your kids off for a great summer! This book has dozens of fun, creative patterns and activities for these holidays and topics: Father's Day, Flag Day, Family and Friends, Frogs, Snakes and Turtles, Oceanography and much more! Includes activities and ideas that integrate with any curriculum along with motivational awards, bookmarks, open-ended games, paper bag puppets, crafts and bulletin board patterns.
Grades: PK - 6
Summer Idea Book
from Scholastic
(Early Childhood, Primary, Intermediate)
Summer patterns, crafts, activities and ideas for the elementary classroom! Dozens of open-ended activities! Celebrate all of the Summer holidays and themes plus a special chapter for the sport of baseball! All reproducible!
Grades: PK - 6
Back-to-School Activities
from Teacher Created Resources
(Early Childhood, Primary, Intermediate, Staff Room)
Children of all ages have fun preparing for holidays with creative activities and projects. For use at school, in clubs, and at home.
Grades: PK - 6

Skill Sharpeners Math, Grade 3
from Evan-Moor Educational Publishers
(Primary)
It has been proven that children benefit immensely when parents take an active role in their education. Skill Sharpeners Math series provides the frequent, focused practice needed to help ensure mastery and retention of skills.
Grades: 3

Math Assessment Tasks, 1
from Evan-Moor Educational Publishers
(Primary)
Math Assessment Tasks - Quick Check Activities is a performance-based tool for teachers. This series contains quick standards-based assessments that are ready-made, easy-to-use, and provide teachers with a quick way to monitor students' skill acquisition.
Grades: 1
Reading Words From the Classroom
from Curriculum Concepts
(Primary)
This is the first of a 2 book series Ð the second title is Reading Words From the Community. Reading Words From The Classroom introduces the names (nouns) for things in around the classroom and school in simple ways. Pictures are extensively used to introduce the vocabulary to students so that understanding and learning is enhanced. The completed pages can be collected into a folder or scrapbook and they form into a useful dictionary of nouns that will assist students in their reading and writing.
This series is suitable for all students learning new words and particularly for students who are non-english speakers. Reading Words From the Community introduces words from around the community and the house.
Grades: K - 1
Horsing Around
from Good Year Books
(Intermediate, Middle School)
Through context and illustration, students learn to interpret and make sense of 50 everyday idioms such as barking up the wrong tree and hitting the nail on the head. Activity sheets build reading comprehension skills and a reproducible story sheet encourages students to use figurative language in their own creative writing. Great for ESL/ELL.
Grades: 3 - 6
Reading Words From the Community
from Curriculum Concepts
(Primary)
This is the second of a 2 book series Ð the first title is Reading Words From the Classroom. Reading Words From The Community introduces the names (nouns) for things in around the community and the house in simple ways. Pictures are extensively used to introduce the vocabulary to students so that understanding and learning is enhanced. The completed pages can be collected into a folder or scrapbook and they form into a useful dictionary of nouns that will assist students in their reading and writing.
This series is suitable for all students learning new words and particularly for students who are non-english speakers. Reading Words From the Community introduces words from around the community and the house.
Grades: K - 1
AlphaTales Teaching Guide
from Scholastic
(Early Childhood, Primary)
Learning the ABCs is loads of fun with this totally charming collection of alliterative mini-books - one for each letter of the alphabet! Children will love listening to the rib-tickling adventures of Abby the Alligator, Bubble Bear, the Copycats, and more as they build all-important letter recognition skills that lay the foundation for reading success. Each book includes an irresistible story PLUS a rhyming poem to ensure kids get lots of practice with the featured letter. A playful way to build phonemic awareness and make sure kids really know their ABCs!
Grades: PK - 1

 

May 2007

Ready-to-Use Independent Reading Management Kit: Grade 1
from Scholastic
SCH0439491614 (Primary)
Manage your independent reading program easily and instantly all year long! Includes ten reproducible activity packs filled with skill-building reading and writing activities that can be used with any book. Easy-to-follow directions allow kids to complete each activity pack on their own. Includes activities for fiction and nonfiction!
Grades: 1
Skill Sharpeners Spell & Write, Kindergarten
from Evan-Moor Educational Publishers
EMC4536 (Primary)
It has been proven that children benefit immensely when parents take an active role in their education. Skill Sharpeners Spell & Write provides grade-specific practice designed to keep written language skills sharp.
Grades: K
May Monthly Idea Book
from Scholastic
SCH0439503744 (Primary, Intermediate, Middle School)
Your classroom will really bloom this spring with the May Idea Book! This book has dozens of fun, creative patterns and activities for these holidays and topics: Mother's Day, Growing Things, Cinco de Mayo, the Circus, Our Feathered Friends, Zoo Animals and much more! Includes activities and ideas that integrate with any curriculum along with motivational awards, bookmarks, open-ended games, paper bag puppets, crafts and bulletin board patterns.
Grades: PK - 6
Math Review Grade 3
from Teacher Created Resources
TCR3743 (Primary, Intermediate)
Both teachers and parents appreciate how effectively this series helps students master skills in reading, mathematics, penmanship, writing, and grammar. Each book provides activities that are great for independent work in class, homework assignments, or extra practice to get ahead. Test practice pages are included!
Grades: 3
Learn Basic Sight Words - Book 1
from Curriculum Concepts
CURUS00134 (Primary)
This book uses large and small motor activities and sentence reading and writing activities with contextual clues to introduce 24 basic sight words. The activities used repeat for each word so that independence is quickly achieved and students can complete the activity on their own as a follow-up activity to instruction. Ideal for building into a book which the children can keep and read and re read and take home to share. The importance of being able to retain and instantly recognize the basic sight words to a good start in reading can not be overstated. This resource will supplement classroom teaching and develop independence and success.
Grades: K - 1
Write What You Think!
from Carson-Dellosa Publications
CSD104228 (Intermediate, Middle School, High School)
Stimulate minds and spark class discussions with over 350 creative writing prompts! This book provides thought-provoking prompts that encourage students to write. Teachers can evaluate this writing and give feedback on technical development. Inspire your students to examine and describe how they feel about a wide range of relevant topics.
Grades: 3 - 12
Just the Facts: Earth and Space Science
from Carson-Dellosa Publications
CSD104135 (Intermediate, Middle School)
Over 100 standards-based earth and science activities will engage young scientists and prepare them for standardized tests. Through a variety of activities such as crossword, word search, and vocabulary puzzles, students will build a solid foundation of science vocabulary and concepts including fossils, earthquakes, the atmosphere, and the solar system. Students will be able to use this newly acquired knowledge to complete the creative writing, graphing, and data analysis exercises included in the book.
Grades: 4 - 6
Multiplication
from Garlic Press
GLP0052 (Primary, Intermediate)
The Puzzles & Practice Series builds basic math skills and acquaints students with animal science. Practice pages illustrate math skills step-by-step, then provide extended practice. Puzzle pages contain twelve-piece puzzles that when assembled reveals a fascinating animal. The series is also designed to challenge skills associated with following directions, simple logic, visual discrimination (all puzzle assembly skills), and motor skills (cutting and pasting).
Grades: 1 - 6

Read Reflect Respond A (Student Workbook)
from Saddleback Educational Publishing
SDLSA0005 (Intermediate, Middle School, High School)
This series is especially designed to quickly improve your student's ability to understand and retain what they read. The A to D organization of the workbooks provides progressively challenging activities ranging from simple recall to evaluations requiring higher-order thinking skills taught earlier. Equally appropriate as a refresher course for on-level students or as primary instruction for struggling students.
Grades: 5 - 12

Forensic Science
from Ready-Ed Publications
RED4018 (Intermediate, Middle School)
Contains simple, yet fun, hands-on introductory forensic activities. Tasks may require simple science materials that are readily available in most homes and school science resource centres. Sections focus on examining lip prints, fingerprints, teeth prints, blood drops, DNA, handwriting, identikit pictures, lie detectors, mystery substances, shoe prints and much more.
Grades: 5 - 7

April 2007

Build-a-Skill: Sight Words, Part 1
from Creative Teaching Press
(Early Childhood, Primary)
This resource book features reproducible instant books focusing on 50 common sight words. As children read and reread the mini-books they have created, they will increase their immediate recognition of sight word vocabulary, and build fluency and comprehension skills.
Grades: K - 1
Earth Day Activities
from Teacher Created Resources
(Early Childhood, Primary, Intermediate)
Children of all ages have fun preparing for holidays with creative activities and projects. For use at school, in clubs, and at home.
Grades: PK - 6
Dinosaur Fun
from Little Acorn Books
(Early Childhood, Primary)
Make learning fun with the activities in Dinosaur Fun! Children will practice readiness skills. Projects include shape books, puppets, games, weather fun, and math centers. Dinosaur Fun contains nine full-color bonus pages - ready-to-print, cut out, and use.
Grades: PK - 1
Practice, Practice, Practice! Multiplication & Division
from Scholastic
(Primary, Intermediate)
Research shows that to master essential math skills - and succeed on tests - kids need plenty of sustained practice. These reproducible pages are flexible and easy to use - in school or at home. Covers multiplication and division facts to 12, solving word problems, and more. With appealing illustrations and engaging topics to motivate all learners. Includes a complete answer key!
Grades: 3 - 4
Targeting Math: Geometry, Chance & Data
from Teacher Created Resources
(Primary, Intermediate)
Targeting Math features ready-to-use activities that support national and state standards for specific math skills. The focus of each book is on practice pages that help students achieve bull's-eye accuracy in math. Teacher-friendly extras include objectives, assessments, and extensions.
Grades: 3 - 4
How to Organize Your Classroom
from Teacher Created Resources
(Early Childhood, Primary, Intermediate, Middle School, High School)
Do you ever wonder how some teachers seem to have everything in order all the time? Learn their secrets. Find out how to get yourself organized so that you can organize your classroom.
Grades: K - 8
Build-a-Skill: Sight Words, Part 2
from Creative Teaching Press
(Early Childhood, Primary)
This resource book features reproducible instant books focusing on 50 common sight words. As children read and reread the mini-books they have created, they will increase their immediate recognition of sight word vocabulary, and build fluency and comprehension skills.
Grades: K - 1

Math Skills Made Fun: Dazzling Math Line Designs: Grades 6-8
from Scholastic
(Middle School)
Math skills made fun! Kids will love solving math problems to create dazzling line designs and constructions like Integer Explosion, Rising Start Fractions, and Tree-Topper Percents. These reproducible activities give kids practice in fractions, decimals, percents, integers, prime and composite numbers, solving equations, and more. Leveled for different abilities.
Grades: 6 - 8

Interactive Bible Story Bulletin Boards
from Carson-Dellosa Publications
(Primary)
Engage the hearts, minds, and hands of children with this Interactive Bible Story Bulletin Boards book! Each bulletin board idea includes a creative way to involve children in the display and the Bible story lesson. In addition to writing and drawing, children interact with the displays by performing matching activities, solving puzzles and riddles, breaking codes, and more. Reproducible patterns, easy instructions, a mini-lesson with Scripture reference, and a key memory verse is also included with each bulletin board idea.
Grades: K - 3
50 Reproducible Strategy Sheets That Build Comprehension During Independent Reading
from Scholastic
(Intermediate, Middle School, Staff)
We know that kids need to read, read to become better readers. But how can you ensure kids are getting the most out of their independent reading books? How can you assess their progress as readers? The 50 interactive strategy sheets in this book are the answer. The engaging forms guide student to use reading strategies, to identify literary elements and think about how they work, and to understand the characteristics of various genres.
Grades: 4 - 8, Staff

 

March 2007

Spring Idea Book
from Scholastic
(Early Childhood, Primary)
Spring patterns, crafts, activities and ideas for the elementary classroom! Dozens of open-ended activities! Celebrate all of the Spring holidays plus a special chapter for the sport of soccer! All reproducible!
Grades: PK - 6
March Monthly Idea Book
from Scholastic
(Primary, Intermediate, Middle School)
You'll have the luck of the Irish with the March Idea Book! This book has dozens of fun, creative patterns and activities for these holidays and topics: St. Patrick's Day, Wind and Weather, Music, Women in History, the Spring Season, Japan, Farm Animals and much more! Includes activities and ideas that integrate with any curriculum along with motivational awards, bookmarks, open-ended games, paper bag puppets, crafts and bulletin board patterns.
Grades: PK - 6
Power Practice: Fractions and Decimals
from Creative Teaching Press
(Primary, Intermediate)
• Comparing fractions
• Adding and subtracting fractions
• Adding and subtracting mixed numbers
• Multiplying and dividing fractions
• Finding the least common denominator
• Comparing decimals
• Rounding decimals
• Adding and subtracting decimals
• Multiplying and dividing decimals
• Converting fractions to decimals
Grades: 3 - 4
April Monthly Idea Book
from Scholastic
(Primary, Intermediate, Middle School)
Spring into action this season with the April Idea Book! Packed with dozens of fun, creative patterns and activities for these holidays and topics: Easter, Passover, Butterflies, Bees, Bugs, the Olympics, Rainy Weather and much more! Includes activities and ideas that integrate with any curriculum along with motivational awards, bookmarks, open-ended games, paper bag puppets, crafts and bulletin board patterns.
Grades: PK - 6
1st Grade Basic Skills: Reading Comprehension and Reading Skills
from Scholastic
(Primary)
Teach and reinforce important basic skills! These fun activity pages support the units you are teaching. High-interest, age-appropriate, motivating and challenging. Students develop early reading and language arts skills, practice sequencing, and build reading comprehension! Includes a complete answer key.
Grades: 1
Build-a-Skill: Sight Words, Part 1
from Creative Teaching Press
(Early Childhood, Primary)
This resource book features reproducible instant books focusing on 50 common sight words. As children read and reread the mini-books they have created, they will increase their immediate recognition of sight word vocabulary, and build fluency and comprehension skills.
Grades: K - 1
St. Patrick's Day Activities
from Teacher Created Resources
(Early Childhood, Primary, Intermediate)
Children of all ages have fun preparing for holidays with creative activities and projects. For use at school, in clubs, and at home.
Grades: PK - 6
Follow-the-Directions Art Activities
from Scholastic
(Primary)
Kids practice reading and following directions by making fun and simple seasonal crafts as they build skills in counting, one-to-one correspondence, patterning, directionality, identifying shapes, and more. Twenty reproducible posters with step-by-step rebus directions give kids the support they need to succeed. Also includes templates, teaching tips, extension activities, and literature links.
Grades: K - 2
Easter Activities
from Teacher Created Resources
(Early Childhood, Primary, Intermediate)
Children of all ages have fun preparing for holidays with creative activities and projects. For use at school, in clubs, and at home.
Grades: PK - 6
4th Grade Basic Skills: Reading Comprehension and Skills
from Scholastic
(Intermediate)
Teach and reinforce important basic skills! Features engaging individual activity pages that support the units you teach - also great for homework practice. High-interest, age-appropriate, motivating and challenging. Covers reading comprehension, sequencing, and grammar skills. Includes a complete answer key!
Grades: 4

 

February 2007

Build-a-Skill: Sight Words, Part 1
from Creative Teaching Press
(Early Childhood, Primary)
This resource book features reproducible instant books and worksheets focusing on 50 common sight words. As children read and reread the mini-books they have created, they will increase their immediate recognition of sight word vocabulary, and build fluency and comprehension skills.
Grades: K - 1

Standards-Based Class Books
from Creative Teaching Press
(Early Childhood, Primary)
This resource book features 30 fun-filled book-writing projects for the early childhood classroom. Students will develop confidence as both writers and readers with these collaborative books. The resource was designed to align with national language arts standards.
Grades: PK - 1

Build-a-Skill: Beginning and Ending Consonant Sounds
from Creative Teaching Press
(Early Childhood, Primary)
This resource book features reproducible instant books and worksheets focusing on beginning and ending consonants to help children increase their ability to recognize the relationship between letters and sounds, and strengthen their decoding skills.
Grades: K - 1

Power Practice: Summary and Inference
from Creative Teaching Press
(Primary)
• Choosing the best summary
• Inferring author's purpose
• Making inferences
• Identifying correct inferences
• Summarizing entire passages
• Inferring meaning of a word or phrase
Grades: 1 - 2
Valentine's Day
from Comp Ed Inc.
(Primary, Intermediate)
Valentine Unit, one of the most popular units. It teaches the history and customs of the holiday. Describes the symbols and suggests special activities. Activities include making Valentine cards, making words, coloring, unscramble the word, spelling, criss cross, and poetry.
Grades: 1 - 5
Power Practice: Summary and Inference
from Creative Teaching Press
(Primary, Intermediate)
• Choosing the best summary
• Inferring author's purpose
• Making inferences
• Identifying correct inferences
• Summarizing entire passages
• Inferring meaning of a word or phrase
Grades: 3 - 4
Valentine's Day Activities
from Teacher Created Resources
(Early Childhood, Primary, Intermediate)
Children of all ages have fun preparing for holidays with creative activities and projects. For use at school, in clubs, and at home.
Grades: PK - 6
Build-a-Skill: Math Facts to 20
from Creative Teaching Press
(Early Childhood, Primary)
This resource book features reproducible instant books and worksheets focusing on a variety of addition and subtraction facts to help children increase their immediate recognition of basic facts, and develop their mathematical thinking.
Grades: K - 1
Power Practice: Multiplication and Division
from Creative Teaching Press
(Primary, Intermediate)
• Multiplication with and without regrouping
• Commutative property
• Associative property
• Inverse operations
• Division with and without remainders
• Division using estimation
• Multiplication and division word problems
• Multiplying three-digit numbers
Grades: 3 - 4
Build-a-Skill: Color, Shape,and Number Words
from Creative Teaching Press
(Early Childhood, Primary)
This resource book features reproducible instant books and worksheets focusing on color, shape, and number words to help children increase their sight word vocabulary, and strengthen their understanding of color, shapes, and number concepts.
Grades: K - 1

 

January 2007

1st Grade Basic Skills: Reading Comprehension and Reading Skills
from Scholastic
(Primary)
Teach and reinforce important basic skills! These fun activity pages support the units you are teaching. High-interest, age-appropriate, motivating and challenging. Students develop early reading and language arts skills, practice sequencing, and build reading comprehension! Includes a complete answer key.
Grades: 1
Second Grade Reading - FingerTip Lessons
from Practice & LearnRight Publications
(Primary)
Instant & Ready-to-Go ideas to fill a few minutes or to create an entire lesson.
Grades: 2
Beginning Grammar
from Practice & LearnRight Publications
(Primary)
A perfect blend of teacher idea pages and student practice pages to master basic grammar.
Grades: 2 - 3
Cut and Paste: Math
from Teacher Created Resources
(Early Childhood, Primary)
Each book in this series provides a variety of motivating, interactive activities to help young students master concepts and content. The "cut and paste" format allows students to try a variety of possibilities before gluing down their final answers.
Grades: 1 - 3
2nd Grade Basic Skills: Reading Comprehension and Reading Skills
from Scholastic
(Primary)
Teach and reinforce important basic skills! Features engaging individual activity pages that support the units you teach - also great for homework practice. High-interest, age-appropriate, motivating and challenging. Covers phonics and grammar skills, sequencing, reading comprehension, and more. Includes a complete answer key!
Grades: 2
Write-and-Learn Number Practice Pages
from Scholastic
(Early Childhood, Primary)
Help kids learn how to write and recognize the numbers 1-30! Packed with cut-and-paste counters, tracing and writing activities, and more, these fun-to-do reproducibles give kids the independent practice they really need. A great way to lay the foundation for math success!
Grades: PK - 1
Skill-Building Science: Grades 3-4
from Carson-Dellosa Publications
(Primary, Intermediate)
Awaken the scientist in every student! Topics range from the basic, such as properties of matter (grades 1-2), to the complex, such as Newton’s laws of motion (grades 5-6). Included are hands-on inquiry investigations, engineering challenges, plus vocabulary and creative writing exercises. Biographies of scientists with accompanying activities will increase student awareness of science as an occupation.
Grades: 3 - 4
Instant Independent Reading Response Activities
from Scholastic
(Primary, Intermediate)
Boost reading comprehension with 50 engaging, ready-to-use literature-response activities that kids can use with any book! Includes easy-to-follow directions and reproducible activity sheets so kids can complete their work on their own. An instant way to enhance your independent reading program, build key reading and writing skillsÉand watch your students' enthusiasm for reading grow!
Grades: 2 - 4
Leveled Reading: 40 Ready-to-Use Lessons (Grade 2)
from Weekly Reader Publishing
(Primary)
High-Interest Leveled Reading Activities. Now children will want to develop and improve their reading skills! The new Leveled Reading series from Weekly Reader combines high-interest nonfiction and fiction in engaging student practice books, written at specific reading levels: 2.0-3.0 for second graders. With Leveled Reading, the five skills of reading are carefully sequenced through high-interest, visually stimulating reading selections, followed by questions that develop strong literacy skills. Grade-appropriate material includes phonics skills for early second grade.
Grades: 2
Daily Writing Warm-Ups: A Systematic Approach to Writing Practice (Grades 3-4)
from Creative Teaching Press
(Primary, Intermediate)
This resource book has daily practice lessons designed around a spiraling scope and sequence format to support and reinforce writing skills. This highly structured, 128-page resource book contains practice with standards-based writing skills; application of skills through authentic writing exercises, and formative assessments after every nine lessons.
Grades: 3 - 4