Parent & Afterschool Resources by Grade
|Grades 1 - 2|
|Grades 3 - 4|
|Grades 5 - 6|
|Grades 7 - 8|
|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|
Have children practice combining sentences using initial impressions of music. The finished message goes on an illustrated postcard.
This activity gets children to think about money and the choices involved in deciding how to spend—or save—it.
|Games & Tools|
Children can use Trading Card Creators to answer questions about a book character’s appearance and actions, and to probe for thoughts, feelings, and motivations.
|Tips & How To's|
Help children pick books that spark their interest, leave them feeling accomplished, and ready to hunt for their next book!
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.
In this episode Emily shares picture books and novels that stir things up with weather-filled action.
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