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Grades   3 – 8  |  Printout

K-W-L Chart

This K-W-L Chart, which tracks what a student knows (K), wants to know (W), and has learned (L) about a topic, can be used before, during, and after research projects.


Grades   3 – 8  |  Printout

Diamante Poem

This tool will allow your students to create a diamante poem by reflecting on their knowledge of a topic and by using nouns, verbs, and adjectives in a creative manner.


Grades   3 – 12  |  Printout

Oral Presentation Rubric

This rubric is designed to be used for any oral presentation. Students are scored in three categories—delivery, content, and audience awareness.


Grades   3 – 12  |  Printout

Sequence of Events Chart

This graphic organizer helps students see the sequential or cause-effect relationships between multiple events in a text.


Grades   3 – 8  |  Printout

Making Connections

Using this printout, students make personal associations to a text by finding and describing text-to-text, text-to-self, and text-to-world connections.


Grades   3 – 12  |  Printout

Compare and Contrast Chart

This organizer can be used to help students explain similarities and differences between two things or ideas. After this organizer has been completed, it could easily be developed into a classroom discussion or writing topic on the information gathered.