1. Strengthen Sentence Variety and Sentence Combining: Practice 2 (English I Writing)

    • Resource ID: E1WrM7P2
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will practice evaluating, adding to, and combining sentences in order to create sentence variety.

  2. Revision Strategies: Practice 4 (English I Writing)

    • Resource ID: E1WrM7P4
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will label every sentence and change simple sentences into compound and compound-complex sentences as appropriate.

  3. Evaluating and Revising a Thesis: Practice 1 (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM7P1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to evaluate the strength of a thesis in an essay and revise the essay if necessary.

  4. Strengthen Sentence Variety/Sentence Combining: Practice 2 (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM7P2
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will practice strategies for evaluating and revising sentence variety and for sentence combining in an essay.

  5. Edit Drafts for Grammar, Mechanics, and Spelling

    • Resource ID: E8WrM3L1
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to edit a draft for grammar, mechanics, and spelling using editing strategies.

  6. Revise Your Writing

    • Resource ID: E8WrM2L1
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn strategies to help you revise your writing to achieve clarity, coherence, and transition in order to address purpose, audience, and genre.

  7. Write Expository Text That Uses a Variety of Sentence Structures, Rhetorical Devices, and Transitions

    • Resource ID: E8WrM1L6
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to write an expository/procedural text that uses a variety of sentence structures, rhetorical devices, and transitions.

  8. Summarize Informational/Expository Text

    • Resource ID: E8RdM3L1
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to summarize main ideas, supporting details, and relationships among ideas within expository text.

  9. Analyze Point of View in Literary Texts/Fiction

    • Resource ID: E8RdM2L4
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to identify and understand an author’s choice of point of view, including limited versus omniscient and subjective versus objective.

  10. Analyze the Central Characters in Literary Text/Fiction

    • Resource ID: E8RdM2L3
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how the central characters’ qualities influence them and resolution of the central conflict.

  11. Subordinating Conjunctions

    • Resource ID: E8WrM3L2
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to use and understand the purpose of subordinating conjunctions.

  12. Main and Subordinate Clauses

    • Resource ID: E8WrM3L4
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to use and understand the purpose of main clauses and subordinate clauses.

  13. Citing Material Correctly (English III Writing)

    • Resource ID: E3WrM2L04
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to cite material from your resources correctly.

  14. Write an Expository/Procedural Text from Several Sources

    • Resource ID: E6WrM1L4
    • Grade Range: 6
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to write an expository/procedural text that synthesizes ideas from several sources.

  15. Write an Expository and/or Procedural Text (English 6 Writing)

    • Resource ID: E6WrM1L3
    • Grade Range: 6
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to write an expository/procedural text with a variety of sentence structures, rhetorical devices, transitions, appropriate facts, and details.

  16. Write a Personal Narrative (English 7 Writing)

    • Resource ID: E7WrM1L2
    • Grade Range: 7
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will write a personal narrative that has a clearly defined focus and communicates the importance of or reasons for actions and/or consequences.

  17. Sign the Sing-A-Long Song | Sesame Street

    • Resource ID: PBS222
    • Grade Range: PreK–2
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Sign language transforms this popular nursery rhyme. This bilingual sing-along teaches "If you're happy and you know it" in English and Sign language.

  18. T.D. Tells a Story - Martha Speaks | PBS KIDS Lab

    • Resource ID: PBS274
    • Grade Range: PreK–2
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This Martha Speaks video will help children identify the key elements of a story and build vocabulary. T.D. tells Jakey a story he wrote about Martha.

  19. Quincy's Letter Q Song | Sesame Street

    • Resource ID: PBS233
    • Grade Range: PreK–1
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    A musical tale about the letter "Q" and a boy named Quincy on a quest to find a rare bird who lived in a nest. This resource focuses on vocabulary that starts with the letter "Q."

  20. What is Communication? | IPTV KIDS Clubhouse

    • Resource ID: PBS225
    • Grade Range: PreK–2
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Exploring our world is fun! Abby Brown, IPTV KIDS Clubhouse co-host, loves to help kids have fun while learning! In this segment, kids learn about a variety of verbal and nonverbal ways to send and receive messages, including American Sign Language, Braille and many more.