• Resource ID: TPRIK0002
    • Grade Range: K–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Unit 2. Why Use the TPRI?

    TPRI Module 1: Unit 2 Used in Grades K-3

    • Resource ID: TPRI20001
    • Grade Range: 2
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Unit 1. What is the TPRI?

    TPRI Grade 2 Unit 1 Welcome

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

    PBS Learning Media Activity: Verb Charades | WordGirl

    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.

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

    PBS Learning Media Tips from the Playground: KN, GN, and BT

    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. 

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

    PBS Learning Media Silly Story Builder—Martha Speaks | PBS KIDS Lab

    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. 

    • Resource ID: T2P0005
    • Grade Range: K–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    T2 Logo Target 2% Lessons to Support Comprehension for Grades K through 5

    These comprehension activities are designed to enhance the instruction of all teachers of reading and to meet the learning needs of all students, as indicated by data.

    • Resource ID: T2P0006
    • Grade Range: K–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    T2 Logo Target 2% Research Briefs

    A collection of research briefs based on topics from results of the Target 2% survey and focus groups.

    • Resource ID: PBS335
    • Grade Range: 1–4
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Forming and Using Possessive Nouns | No Nonsense Grammar

    Possessives show when a noun belongs to someone. It is often indicated with an apostrophe "s," but when words end in "s" only an apostrophe is added.
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    • Resource ID: PBS340
    • Grade Range: 1–4
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media What Are Collective Nouns | No Nonsense Grammar

    A collective noun is a word that refers to a group, such as a collection, a herd, a team!
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    • Resource ID: PBS347
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Activity: Vocabulary Bingo! | WordGirl

    In this WordGirl activity, students will be encouraged to review new vocabulary through playing a variation on "Bingo."

    • Resource ID: PBS359
    • Grade Range: 1–4
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media How to Use Reference Materials | No Nonsense Grammar

    A dictionary is one of the most useful reference books anybody could ever use. Learn how to properly understand a dictionary's formatting and content!

    • Resource ID: PBS372
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Tips from the Playground: ER/EST

    Reggie explains the uses and abilities of the suffixes "er" and "est." This resource verbally and visually demonstrates to students how these two suffixes function.

    • Resource ID: PBS385
    • Grade Range: K–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media T.D.'s Report on Inventor Tom Adams—Martha Speaks

    Help children build vocabulary and understand STEM education concepts with this Martha Speaks video! T.D. gives a report in class about the inventor of chewing gum, Tom Adams.

    • Resource ID: PBS389
    • Grade Range: 1–4
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media How to Use Commas with Conjunctions | No Nonsense Grammar

    Conjunctions can join two separate clauses, but sometimes they need commas. Learn how to do so correctly.

    • Resource ID: PBS398
    • Grade Range: 1–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media How to Recognize a Phrase | No Nonsense Grammar

    A phrase is a group of related words that does not include both a subject and a verb. It only has one or the other!

    • Resource ID: PBS416
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Off Target

    A neighborhood kid Marcus Barnes has the power…well, kinda. The Electric Company tries to help Marcus improve at throwing wordballs so he can join The Electric Company. 

    • Resource ID: PBS268
    • Grade Range: PreK–4
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    PBS Learning Media Magic ABC's

    Familiarize your children with the alphabet with this fun chalk activity from Arthur.

    • Resource ID: PBS276
    • Grade Range: PreK–2
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    PBS Learning Media No Dinosaurs Allowed | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    Prince Wednesday wants to pretend to be a loud dinosaur while Daniel and Katerina are playing house. They find a way to play together when he agrees to be a quiet dinosaur.

    • Resource ID: PBS443
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Activity: Story Magic | WordGirl

    This WordGirl lesson helps students use new vocabulary and work in small groups to tell a story based on visual clues.

    • Resource ID: PBS390
    • Grade Range: 1–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Using Proper Punctuation for Titles | No Nonsense Grammar

    Small works (short stories, essays, magazine and newspaper articles, etc.) are indicated with the use of quotation marks. Larger works, such as books or movies, are indicated either through italics (in typing) or underlining (handwriting).