Parent & Afterschool Resources by Grade
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|Grades 5 - 6|
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|Grades 9 - 10|
|Grades 11 - 12|
Resources for Grades 3 – 4
Third and fourth grade mean full days with lots of reading and writing! The materials here can help you make the most of the time outside of school.
|Activities & Projects|
Shake up children’s summer reading by introducing them to new and fun formats for storytelling.
Have children practice combining sentences using initial impressions of music. The finished message goes on an illustrated postcard.
|Games & Tools|
The Letter Generator shows children the key parts of a letter and lets them practice writing either a friendly or business letter.
|Tips & How To's|
Encourage children to read print and pictures that are all around. Children feel pretty proud when they can read their street signs or the name of the store up the block. It’s part treasure hunt, part reading lesson.
Children can use this chart to keep track of the books, stories, and magazine articles that they read. This organizer can also help with comparison of different genres and formulation of opinions about the texts.
Whether you need survival how-tos, want to put your survival skills to the test, or like to read historical adventures about brave kids who have survived real disasters, this episode has something for you.
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