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English Language Arts: Reading
Title
Description
Grade Level/ Indicators
Creator
Alliteration
Defines alliteration and gives several examples. Challenge your students to say these tongue twisters three times fast. Ends with PASS-like questions assessing alliteration.
3-1.4 Distinguish among devices of figurative language (including simile, metaphor, personification, and hyperbole) and sound devices (including onomatopoeia and alliteration).4-1.4 Distinguish among devices of figurative language (including simile, metaphor, personification, and hyperbole) and sound devices (including onomatopoeia and alliteration).
Crissie Stephens
Analogies
Provides the students analogy practice. Answers are revealed with a click.

Crissie Stephens
Author's Purpose
Defines author's purpose and gives students opportunities to determine the author's purpose in a given text.
3-1.6 Analyze the effect of the author’s craft (for example, word choice and sentence structure) on the meaning of a given literary text.
Lauren Rich Batte
Author's Purpose Review
A short paragraph is shown and students determine the author's purpose in a multiple choice format. Answers are revealed with a click.
3-1.6 Analyze the effect of the author’s craft (for example, word choice and sentence structure) on the meaning of a given literary text.
Crissie Stephens
Base Words
Explains and gives examples of base words. Gives students opportunities to determine the base word in a given word. Also, explains the meaning of the word using the base word and affixes.
3-3.2 Use base words and affixes to determine the meanings of words. (See Instructional Appendix: Prefixes and Suffixes.) 4-3.2 Use base words and affixes to determine the meanings of words. (See Instructional Appendix: Prefixes and Suffixes.)
Crissie Stephens
Cause and Effect
Explains cause and effect and gives students opporutnities to identify cause and effect within a text. Answers are revealed with a click.
3-1.10 Analyze cause-and-effect relationships in literary texts.3-2.8 Analyze informational texts to identify cause-and-effect relationships.
Lauren Rich Batte
Context Clues
Offers practice in a PASS-like format. Read the sentences and choose the synonym for the unknown underlined word, using context clues. Answers are revealed with a click.
3-3.1 Generate the meaning of unfamiliar and multiple-meaning words by using context clues. 4-3.1 Generate the meaning of unfamiliar and multiple-meaning words by using context clues (for example, those that provide an example or a definition).5-3.1 Use context clues (for example, those that provide an example, a definition, or a restatement) to generate the meanings of unfamiliar and multiple-meaning words.
Crissie Stephens
Context Clues 2
Offers practice in a PASS-like format. Read the sentences and choose the synonym for the unknown underlined word, using context clues. Answers are revealed with a click.
3-3.1 Generate the meaning of unfamiliar and multiple-meaning words by using context clues. 4-3.1 Generate the meaning of unfamiliar and multiple-meaning words by using context clues (for example, those that provide an example or a definition).5-3.1 Use context clues (for example, those that provide an example, a definition, or a restatement) to generate the meanings of unfamiliar and multiple-meaning words.
Crissie Stephens
Context Clues Review
In a multiple-choice format, gives the students practice detemrining the meaning of the underlined word. Answers are revealed with a click.
3-3.1 Generate the meaning of unfamiliar and multiple-meaning words by using context clues. 4-3.1 Generate the meaning of unfamiliar and multiple-meaning words by using context clues (for example, those that provide an example or a definition).5-3.1 Use context clues (for example, those that provide an example, a definition, or a restatement) to generate the meanings of unfamiliar and multiple-meaning words.
Crissie Stephens
Fact and Opinion


Crissie Stephens
Fact and Opinion 2


Crissie Stephens
Figurative Language Review


Crissie Stephens
Genres Review
Genres are described, and students choose which genre is exemplified. Set up in multiple choice format.
Embedded in all fiction and nonfiction standards
Crissie Stephens
Homophones Review



Idioms
Explains idioms, gives examples of idioms, and gives students practice determining the meaning of an idiom within a sentence. Ends with several illustrated examples of idioms, great for classroom discussion.
3-3.3 Interpret the meaning of idioms encountered in texts.4-3.3 Interpret the meaning of idioms encountered in texts.5-3.3 Interpret the meaning of idioms and euphemisms encountered in texts.
Crissie Stephens
Main Idea
Explains main idea and details, then gives students opportunities to determine the main idea and details of a given text.
3-1.1 Analyze the details that support the expression of the main idea in a given literary text.3-2.1 Summarize evidence that supports the central idea of a given informational text.
Lauren Rich Batte
Main Idea and Details
Explains main idea. Gives students opportunities to brainstorm details when given a main idea. Connects everything to a main idea graphic organizer.
3-1.1 Analyze the details that support the expression of the main idea in a given literary text.
3-2.1 Summarize evidence that supports the central idea of a given informational text.

Kind Kids Crew
Making Inferences Using Context Clues
Explains inferencing. Gives texts and inferencing questions for the students to infer based on what happens in the story. Answers are revealed with a click.
3-1.2 Analyze a given literary text to make, revise, and confirm predictions and draw conclusions.3-2.2 Analyze informational texts to draw conclusions and make inferences.
Lauren Rich Batte
Making Observations and Inferences Using Pictures
Through photographs, the students make observations and inferences. Great introduction into inferencing!
Preparing for 3-1.2 and 3-2.2
Lauren Rich Batte
Metaphors
Defines metaphors and gives examples. Students then answer questions about given metaphors.
3-1.4 Distinguish among devices of figurative language (including simile, metaphor, personification, and hyperbole) and sound devices (including onomatopoeia and alliteration).
4-1.4 Distinguish among devices of figurative language (including simile, metaphor, personification, and hyperbole) and sound devices (including onomatopoeia and alliteration).

Lauren Rich Batte
Multiple Meaning Mania


Crissie Stephens
Multiple Meaning Words Review


Crissie Stephens
Multiple Meaning Words


Crissie Stephens
Onomatopoeia


Crissie Stephens
Personification


Lily Stanton
Poetry


Crissie Stephens
Possessive Nouns


Crissie Stephens
Prefixes and Suffixes Practice


Crissie Stephens
Recalling Details


Lauren Batte
Reference Sources Review


Crissie Stephens
Rhyming Words Practice


Crissie Stephens
Singular to Plural Review


Crissie Stephens




English Language Arts: Writing
Title
Description
Grade Level/ Indicators
Creator
Editing-Spelling and Capitalization



Photographs for Use in Writing I
A variety of action-packed photographs to use in lessons to promote great, detailed sentence writing and the use of vivid words
KE Writing program, all grades
Crissie Stephens
Photographs for Use in Writing II
A variety of action-packed photographs to use in lessons to promote great, detailed sentence writing and the use of vivid words
KE Writing program, all grades
Crissie Stephens
Step Up to Writing-Learning the Colors

KE Writing program, all grades
Crissie Stephens
Step Up to Writing-Narrative and Expository?

KE Writing program, all grades
Crissie Stephens
Which Sentence is Written Correctly?

KE Writing program, all grades
Crissie Stephens
Math
Title
Description
Grade Level/ Indicators
Creator
Algebra Challenge


Crissie Stephens
Circles


Crissie Stephens
Circles Review


Crissie Stephens
Collecting Data through Observations


Crissie Stephens
Data Analysis and Probability


Crissie Stephens
Divisibility Rules-2, 5, and 10


Crissie Stephens
Graphing and Analyzing Data


Crissie Stephens
Graphs for Whole-Group Analysis


Crissie Stephens
Measurement


Crissie Stephens
Measurement Questions


Crissie Stephens
Money Review Advanced


Crissie Stephens
Multiplication Practice
Offers a variety of multiplication facts in this range for use as a quick review in class
3-2.7 Recall basic multiplication facts through 12 x 12 and the corresponding division facts.
Crissie Stephens
Multiplication Practice: 0s, 1s, and 2s
Offers a variety of multiplication facts in this range for use as a quick review in class
3-2.7 Recall basic multiplication facts through 12 x 12 and the corresponding division facts.
Crissie Stephens
Problems for Problem Solving


Crissie Stephens
Solid Figures Introduction


Lauren Batte
Transformations


Crissie Stephens
Variables


Crissie Stephens
Who has that Equation?


Crissie Stephens
Word Problems: Multiplication and Division


Crissie Stephens
Multiplication Review Powerpoints
Title
Description
Grade Level/ Indicators
Creator
Multiplication Sound
Offers a variety of multiplication facts in this range for use as a quick review in class
3-2.7 Recall basic multiplication facts through 12 x 12 and the corresponding division facts.
Edna Searson
Twos
Offers a variety of multiplication facts in this range for use as a quick review in class
3-2.7 Recall basic multiplication facts through 12 x 12 and the corresponding division facts.
Edna Searson
Threes
Offers a variety of multiplication facts in this range for use as a quick review in class
3-2.7 Recall basic multiplication facts through 12 x 12 and the corresponding division facts.
Edna Searson
Fours
Offers a variety of multiplication facts in this range for use as a quick review in class
3-2.7 Recall basic multiplication facts through 12 x 12 and the corresponding division facts.
Edna Searson
Fives
Offers a variety of multiplication facts in this range for use as a quick review in class
3-2.7 Recall basic multiplication facts through 12 x 12 and the corresponding division facts.
Edna Searson
Sixes
Offers a variety of multiplication facts in this range for use as a quick review in class
3-2.7 Recall basic multiplication facts through 12 x 12 and the corresponding division facts.
Edna Searson
Sevens
Offers a variety of multiplication facts in this range for use as a quick review in class
3-2.7 Recall basic multiplication facts through 12 x 12 and the corresponding division facts.
Edna Searson
Eights
Offers a variety of multiplication facts in this range for use as a quick review in class
3-2.7 Recall basic multiplication facts through 12 x 12 and the corresponding division facts.
Edna Searson
Nines
Offers a variety of multiplication facts in this range for use as a quick review in class
3-2.7 Recall basic multiplication facts through 12 x 12 and the corresponding division facts.
Edna Searson




Science
Title
Description
Grade Level/ Indicators
Creator
Air Temperature


Crissie Stephens
Animal Adaptations


Lauren Batte
Animals and Their Needs


Crissie Stephens
Animals Obtain Food


Lauren Batte
Animals-Pictures


Lauren Batte
Animals-Locomotion


Lauren Batte
Astronomy Review


Crissie Stephens
Changes in Habitats


Lauren Batte
Electricity


Crissie Stephens
Fossils


Lauren Batte
Heat


Crissie Stephens
Insulator



Insulators and Conductors



Landforms


Lauren Batte
Landslides


Lauren Batte
Light


Crissie Stephens
Magnetism


Crissie Stephens
Organisms and Their Environments-Changes in the Environment


Crissie Stephens
Organisms and Their Environments-Characteristics of Distinct Environments


Crissie Stephens
Organisms and Their Environments-Charcateristics of Organisms and Behaviors


Crissie Stephens
Organisms and Their Environments-Classifying Organisms into Major Groups


Crissie Stephens
Organisms and Their Environments-Sensory Organs


Crissie Stephens
Plant Life Cycle


Lauren Batte
Scientific Investigations



Seeds


Lauren Batte
Traveling Seeds


Lauren Batte
Water Cycle


Crissie Stephens
Water Features


Lauren Batte
Weather: Clouds


Crissie Stephens
Weather: Conditions and Tools


Crissie Stephens
Weather: Severe Weather


Crissie Stephens
Weathering and Erosion


Lauren Batte
Social Studies
Title
Description
Grade Level/ Indicators
Creator
Battle of Sullivan's Island


Crissie Stephens
Civil War: Important People
Provides pictures and descriptions of each important person of the Civil War that are "essential" for 4th graders to know. Great for prompting more class discussion about these important people.
4-6.2 Summarize the roles and accomplishments of the leaders of the abolitionist movement and the Underground Railroad before and during the Civil War, including those of Harriet Tubman, John Brown, Frederick Douglass, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Sojourner Truth, and William Lloyd Garrison. (H, P)4-6.5 Compare the roles and accomplishments of key figures of the Civil War, including Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant, Jefferson Davis, and Robert E. Lee. (H, P)
Crissie Stephens
Civil War: Events Leading up to the Civil War
Provides explanation of all events leading to the Civil War that are considered "essential" for 4th graders.
4-6.3 Explain how specific events and issues led to the Civil War, including the sectionalism fueled by issues of slavery in the territories, states’ rights, the election of 1860, and secession. (H, G, E)
Crissie Stephens
Civil War: Key Battles and Turning Points
Provides explanation of all significant battles and turning points of the Civil War that are considered "essential" for 4th graders.
4-6.4 Summarize significant key battles, strategies, and turning points of the Civil War—including the battles of Fort Sumter and Gettysburg, the Emancipation Proclamation, the significance of the Gettysburg Address, and the surrender at Appomattox—and the role of African Americans in the War. (H, G, E)
Crissie Stephens
Civil War: North and South Differences
Provides explanation of the differences between the North and South that are considered "essential" for 4th graders.
4-6.1 Compare the industrial North and the agricultural South prior to the Civil War, including the specific nature of the economy of each region, the geographic characteristics and boundaries of each region, and the basic way of life in each region. (G , E, H)
Crissie Stephens
Gullah

3-2.7 Explain the transfer of the institution of slavery into South Carolina from the West Indies, including the slave trade and the role of African Americans in the developing plantation economy; the daily lives of African American slaves and their contributions to South Carolina, such as the Gullah culture and the introduction of new foods; and African American acts of resistance against white authority. (H, E, P, G)
Crissie Stephens
How a Bill Becomes a Law


Lauren Batte
Motives for Exploration of the New World

4-1.1 Explain the political, economic, and technological factors that led to the exploration of the New World by Spain, Portugal, and England, including the competition between nation-states, the expansion of international trade, and the technological advances in shipbuilding and navigation. (E, G, H, P)
Crissie Stephens
Native Americans


Lauren Batte
Native Americans-Eastern Woodlands

4-2.2 Compare the everyday life, physical environment, and culture of the major Native American cultural groupings, including Eastern Woodlands, Southeastern, Plains, Southwestern, and Pacific Northwestern. (G, H)
Crissie Stephens
A New Century

Standard 3-5: The student will demonstrate an understanding of the major developments in South Carolina in the late nineteenth century and the twentieth century.[various indicators addressed]
Lauren Batte
Pictures of the Great Depression


Lauren Batte
Revolutionary War

Standard 3-3: The student will demonstrate an understanding of the American Revolution and South Carolina’s role in the development of the new American nation.[various indicators addressed]
Lily Stanton
Revolutionary War: Key Figures of the Revolution

3-3.2 Summarize the key conflicts and key leaders of the American Revolution in South Carolina and their effects on the state, including the occupation of Charleston by the British; the partisan warfare of Thomas Sumter, Andrew Pickens, and Francis Marion; and the battles of Cowpens and Kings Mountain. (H, P, G)
Lauren Batte
Segregation and Discrimination

3-5.6 Summarize the key events and effects of the civil rights movement in South Carolina, including the desegregation of schools (Briggs v. Elliott) and other public facilities and the acceptance of African Americans’ right to vote. (P, H)
Lauren Batte
Six Land Regions

3-1.1 Identify on a map the location and characteristics of significant physical features of South Carolina, including landforms; river systems such as the Pee Dee River Basin, the Santee River Basin, the Edisto River Basin, and the Savannah River Basin; major cities; and climate regions. (G)
Lauren Batte
South Carolina...6 Regions Song

3-1.1 Identify on a map the location and characteristics of significant physical features of South Carolina, including landforms; river systems such as the Pee Dee River Basin, the Santee River Basin, the Edisto River Basin, and the Savannah River Basin; major cities; and climate regions. (G)
The Kind Kids Crew
South Carolina General Facts
Offers a wonderful introduction to S.C. as a state, including general information on land, cities, etc.
Indirectly impacts various standards to give students a better understanding of South Carolina.
The Kind Kids Crew
South Carolina Explorers


Lauren Batte
South Carolina Symbols
Provides information, photographs, and links to teach your students about South Carolina's symbols.
Indirectly impacts3-1.1 Identify on a map the location and characteristics of significant physical features of South Carolina, including landforms; river systems such as the Pee Dee River Basin, the Santee River Basin, the Edisto River Basin, and the Savannah River Basin; major cities; andclimate regions. (G)
Jill McCormick
State Museum
Offers a collection of pictures from the State Museum that could be used to prompt class discussion or to precede a visit to the museum.
Indirectly impacts various standards to give students a better understanding of South Carolina.
Mrs. Stephens' 3rd grade class 2005-2006
Textile Mills (SC History)

3-5.3 Summarize the changes in South Carolina’s economy in the twentieth century, including the rise and fall of the cotton/textile markets and the development of tourism and other industries. (E, H)
Lauren Batte
Westward Movement: Affecting Native Americans
Provides and explains "essential information" for this 4th grade standard.
4-5.4 Explain how territorial expansion and related land policies affected Native Americans, including their resistance to Americans’ taking over the land, breaking treaties, and massacring the Native American people; the Indian Removal Act of 1830; and the Seminole Wars. (H, G, E)
Crissie Stephens
Westward Movement: Explorations and Expeditions
Provides and explains "essential information" for this 4th grade standard.
4-5.1 Summarize the major expeditions and explorations that played a role in westward expansion—including those of Daniel Boone, Lewis and Clark, and Zebulon Pike—and compare the geographic features of areas explored. (G, H)
Crissie Stephens
Westward Movement Institution of Slavery
Provides and explains "essential information" for this 4th grade standard.
4-5.7 Explain how specific legislation and events affected the institution of slavery in the territories, including the Northwest Ordinance of 1787, the Missouri Compromise, the annexation of Texas, the Compromise of 1850, the Kansas-Nebraska Act, and the Dred Scott decision. (H, G)
Crissie Stephens
Westward Movement Key Territorial Acquisitions
Provides and explains "essential information" for this 4th grade standard.
4-5.3 Summarize the events that led to key territorial acquisitions—including the Louisiana Purchase, the Florida Purchase, the Northwest Territory treaty, the annexation of Texas, and the Mexican Cession—as well as the motives for these acquisitions and the location and geographic features of the lands acquired. (G, E, H)
Crissie Stephens
Westward Movement: Motives for Exploration
Provides and explains "essential information" for this 4th grade standard.
4-5.2 Explain the motives for the exploration in the West and the push for westward expansion, including the concept of manifest destiny, economic opportunities in trade, and the availability of rich land. (G, E, H)
Crissie Stephens
Westward Movement: Santa Fe and Oregon Trails
Provides and explains "essential information" for this 4th grade standard.
4-5.5 Use a map to illustrate patterns of migration and trade during the period of westward expansion, including the Santa Fe and the Oregon trails. (G , E, H)
Crissie Stephens
Westward Movement: Westward Expansion Experiences
Provides and explains "essential information" for this 4th grade standard.
4-5.6 Compare the experiences of different groups who migrated and settled in the West, including their reasons for migrating, their experiences on the trails and at their destinations, the cooperation and conflict between and among the different groups, and the nature of their daily lives. (H, G, E)
Crissie Stephens




PASS Review
Title
Description
Grade Level/ Indicators
Creator
Pass the PASS


Crissie Stephens
PASS Writing Trivia Game


Crissie Stephens
PASS Writing Powerpoint


Lauren Batte




Review
Title
Description
Grade Level/ Indicators
Creator
ELA Mixed Review
3rd grade
Mix of various ELA standards/indicators
Crissie Stephens
Jeopardy Math Mix
3rd grade
Mix of various Math standards/indicators
Crissie Stephens
Jeopardy Matter
3rd grade
Mix of various Matter standards/indicators
Crissie Stephens
Jeopardy Multiplication
3rd grade
3rd garde-Multiplication Recall
Crissie Stephens
Math Mixed Review
3rd grade
Mix of various standards/indicators
Crissie Stephens
Mixed Math Trivia Game 1
3rd grade
Mix of various standards/indicators
Crissie Stephens
Mixed Math Trivia Game 2
3rd grade
Mix of various standards/indicators
Crissie Stephens
Social Studies Bowl
Mix of review questions from all areas studied in 4th grade Social Studies
Mix of various standards/indicators
4th Grade Team (2007-2008)
SC History-Early History Trivia
3rd grade (prior to implementation of support document, therefore may need revisions)
Mix of various Early S.C. History standards/indicators
Crissie Stephens
Who Wants to be a Millionaire: Geometry

Mix of various standards/indicators
Crissie Stephens
Who Wants to be a Millionaire: SC History
3rd grade (prior to implementation of support document, therefore may need revisions)
Mix of various S.C. History standards/indicators
Crissie Stephens
Who Wants to be a Millionaire: SC Native Americans

Mix of various standards/indicators
Crissie Stephens
Who Wants to be a Millionaire: Synonyms
Reviews and practices determining synonyms in a game format.
Mix of various standards/indicators
Crissie Stephens
Who Wants to be a Millionaire: Weather Review
Reviews 4th grade weather information in a game format.
Mix of various Weather standards/indicators for 4th grade
Crissie Stephens