1. Summarizing, Paraphrasing, and Quoting Source Material Accurately (English III Research)

    • Resource ID: E3RsM4L02
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to summarize, paraphrase, and quote material from your sources.

  2. How to Use Prepositions | No Nonsense Grammar

    • Resource ID: PBS361
    • Grade Range: 1–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Prepositions indicate locations, whether physical or in time. Around, in, outside, before, during. Prepositions help us know the when and where!

  3. Creative Motivation

    • Resource ID: PBS419
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: Fine Arts

    In these segments, artist Mark Ecko discusses what motivates him to create his art, and what "creativity" means to him. This resource teaches students what "motivation" and "creativity" mean, and empowers students to create their own art.

  4. Paint-a-long—Peg + Cat | PBS KIDS Lab

    • Resource ID: PBS226
    • Grade Range: PreK–K
    • Subject: Math

    Use this game with children to combine shapes to draw Peg, Cat, and all their friends. Peg can help children every step of the way as they use their paintbrush and different colors to draw snazzy shapes or colorful characters.

  5. Understanding New Vocabulary within Context

    • Resource ID: E8RdM1L1
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to find the meanings of words through analogy and other word relationships.

  6. Shock & Friends Phonics Rap: OE

    • Resource ID: PBS391
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Shock and his friend rap and beatbox using words that contain the "oe" vowel combination. This resource teaches reading, pronunciation, and decoding.

  7. Commercial: Big Word

    • Resource ID: PBS430
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This commercial for "Bite Sized Word Bits Bar," teaches students how to break up large words into easy, syllable-based pieces. This resource teaches children spelling, decoding, and sight-reading habits and skills.

  8. Editing for Proper Voice, Tense, and Syntax (English III Writing and Research)

    • Resource ID: E3WrM5L01
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will practice checking for proper voice, tense, and syntax.

  9. I Went to Visit a Farm One Day | StoryBlocks

    • Resource ID: PBS200
    • Grade Range: PreK–2
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    The presenters model a song or rhyme, and explain how each song or rhyme helps children build important pre-reading skills.

  10. Nature Cat | Windy Weather | 3

    • Resource ID: PBS451
    • Grade Range: 3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Nature Cat and the team learned about the power of wind in the story segment Breezy Rider. Read along with Nature Cat, Daisy, Squeeks, and Hal as you explore all the things that wind can do! 

  11. Understanding Poetry

    • Resource ID: E6RdM2L7
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn the importance of graphical elements (e.g., capital letters, line length, word position) in the meaning of a poem.

  12. Spelling (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM8L8
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn proofreading techniques to use in checking for correct spelling.

  13. Strategies for Editing: Practice Lesson 1

    • Resource ID: E2WrM8P1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will proofread and mark errors in spelling, capitalization, and punctuation.

  14. Paraphrasing While Listening and Taking Notes (English III Listening)

    • Resource ID: E3LnM1L04
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn to paraphrase a speaker's remarks in the process of your note taking.

  15. Strengthening Introduction, Thesis Statement, and Organization (English III Research)

    • Resource ID: E3RsM5L01
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn revision strategies you can use to strengthen your introduction and body of your paper.

  16. Editing for Sentence Structure (English III Writing and Research)

    • Resource ID: E3WrM5L04
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will practice checking for complete sentences and the use of subordinate clauses.

  17. Gathering Appropriate Information (English III Writing)

    • Resource ID: E3WrM2L02
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to distinguish between primary and secondary sources and choose the reliable ones to use in your research.

  18. Make Connections Between and Across Literary Texts

    • Resource ID: E6RdM2L2
    • Grade Range: 6
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to make connections between and across texts, including other media (e.g., film, play), and provide textual evidence.

  19. Explain the Influence of Setting on Plot Development in Literary Text/Fiction

    • Resource ID: E6RdM2L3
    • Grade Range: 6
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how the setting in a story can influence the development of the plot.

  20. Activity: Sentence Fluency | WordGirl

    • Resource ID: PBS348
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    In this WordGirl lesson, build on words students already know to help them learn and apply new vocabulary and create different kinds of sentences.