Language arts elementary

Discover fun and educational language arts activities for elementary students. Spark their creativity and love for reading and writing with these engaging ideas.
Middle School Writing, English, Elementary Writing Lessons, Writing Lesson Plans, Teaching Writing Elementary, Elementary Writing, Homeschool Writing, 5th Grade Writing, Teaching Reading

Do you have struggling writers who just don't seem to be growing? Do you have reluctant writers who don't seem to get much writing completed? In every class that I have ever taught, there has always been a handful of kiddos that just don't like writing. These students can be toughest to reach. You have

Not So Wimpy Teacher
5th Grade Reading, Amigurumi Patterns, Middle School Reading, Humour, Fresh, Middle School Language Arts, Elementary Reading, Teaching Upper Elementary, 4th Grade Reading

Teaching theme is not an easy task! Not only do students need to have a strong comprehension of the story's elements (like plot, setting, and characters), but they also have to be able to make inferences to find the author's message, since most themes are not overtly stated by the author. So, what are some of my favorite activities for helping kids understand theme? I'll list a number of them here. 1. Make an Anchor Chart Anchor charts are a great way to make learning visual and to have a…

Meg Chace