Elementary Essentials

Elementary Essentials

Elementary Essentials by Reading Comprehension LessonsWe know that teaching children to read is hard work. And sometimes, you need more than a great book and a lesson plan to do it.

In order to help your students master the skills and strategies necessary for deep comprehension you need an awful lot of tools – anchor charts, activities, practice worksheets, assessments, a whole lot of patience, games, reference guides, a little more patience, and a ton of time!

That’s where Elementary Essentials comes in. It’s a series of resources intended to provide you with the tools you need to do the work – the hard work that happens in your classroom each and every day.

Each of the Elementary Essentials resource packages focuses on specific reading foundational skills necessary for comprehension. These skills include the following:

  • Navigating Nonfiction
  • Understanding Story Structure
  • Genre Studies
  • Concepts About Print