1. Identifying a Speaker’s Position and Supporting Evidence (English III Listening)

    • Resource ID: E3LnM1L02
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to identify a speaker’s position in an argument and identify supporting evidence.

  2. Practicing Different Kinds of Speeches (English III Speaking)

    • Resource ID: E3SpM1L03
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to give a variety of speeches, such as informative, narrative, reflective, descriptive, and oral interpretation.

  3. Organizing Major Points and Supporting Information in an Outline (English III Research)

    • Resource ID: E3RsM3L04
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will organize your major points and supporting information into an outline.

  4. Exploring a Research Topic and Identifying Relevant Sources (English III Research)

    • Resource ID: E3RsM1L02
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to identify primary and secondary sources as you explore your research topic.

  5. Developing a Research Plan and Timeline (English III Research)

    • Resource ID: E3RsM2L02
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to narrow your topic and develop a realistic schedule for completing your research project.

  6. Writing a First Draft Appropriate to Purpose and Audience (English III Research)

    • Resource ID: E3RsM4L01
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn strategies to keep in mind as you write the first draft of your research paper.

  7. Mixed-Up Headlines—Martha Speaks | PBS KIDS Lab

    • Resource ID: PBS447
    • Grade Range: 3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This activity will help children build vocabulary and writing skills and understand the different components of a newspaper. Explore a newspaper with them, and have them give its headlines a creative makeover.

  8. Activity: Verb Charades | WordGirl

    • Resource ID: PBS353
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This WordGirl lesson focuses on verbs through a variation on the game "charades." Students will learn new vocabulary (verbs) by silently acting out the meaning of the words.

  9. Compare/Contrast Themes and Genres in Literary Texts

    • Resource ID: E8RdM2L1
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to analyze, make inferences, and draw conclusions about theme and genre in different cultural, historical, and contemporary contexts and provide evidence from the text to support your understanding.

  10. Write Expository Text That Is Logically Organized

    • Resource ID: E8WrM1L5
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to write an expository text that is logically organized, with a controlling idea and an effective introduction and conclusion.

  11. Documenting Sources and Writing a Bibliography/Works Cited (English III Research )

    • Resource ID: E3RsM4L04
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to cite your sources in the body of your research paper and write a works cited page according to the Modern Language Association (MLA) style manual.

  12. Using Reference Guides for Proper Citations (English III Writing and Research)

    • Resource ID: E3WrM5L07
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will use the Modern Language Association (MLA) style manual to check that you are citing your sources correctly.

  13. Tips from the Playground: KN, GN, and BT

    • Resource ID: PBS371
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Reggie discusses the silent letters in the "kn," "gn," and "bt" combinations. He advises his viewers that "the ghost is always first," meaning that in all three combinations only the second letter is pronounced. 

  14. Silly Story Builder—Martha Speaks | PBS KIDS Lab

    • Resource ID: PBS455
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This activity will help children build vocabulary, become familiar with essential parts of a story, and develop story sequencing skills. They can create silly stories by drawing story parts out of a bag. 

  15. Relative Adverbs | No Nonsense Grammar

    • Resource ID: PBS341
    • Grade Range: 3–7
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    A relative adverb is a word that talks about a place, time, or reason for something. Remember the three "w's": where, when, and why.
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  16. Activity: Winning and Losing | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    • Resource ID: PBS279
    • Grade Range: PreK–K
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    This activity from The Fred Rogers' Company helps young children learn from the outcomes of their choices and practice making decisions.

  17. Whose Lunch is This? | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    • Resource ID: PBS308
    • Grade Range: PreK–K
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    It's lunchtime at school in this Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood video excerpt. After the teacher selects Miss Elaina to be the lunch helper, she hands the lunchboxes out to their owners. Then, the teacher tells the friends to take a deep breath and "munch on their lunch."

  18. When You Feel So Mad That You Want to Roar: Strategy Song and Activity | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    • Resource ID: PBS303
    • Grade Range: PreK–K
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    In this video excerpt, Daniel Tiger and his friends sing a song about conquering anger by counting to four. 

  19. The Babysitter Arrives | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    • Resource ID: PBS317
    • Grade Range: PreK–K
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    Saying goodbye to his Mom and Dad is difficult for Daniel Tiger, especially as they are leaving him with a new babysitter. In this video clip, Daniel Tiger grows to understand that his parents are going to come back and that a babysitter can be a person to share imaginative adventures with.

  20. Fruit Game | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    • Resource ID: PBS324
    • Grade Range: PreK–K
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    Daniel Tiger and his friends go on a picnic and sing a fun alphabet song to pick out their favorite fruit to eat as a snack. Learn what letter certain fruits begin with.