The last few weeks of school can be tough. Kids are tuned out, and it’s hard to keep their focus. Teachers are equally ready for summer break too. This End of the Year Literacy Set can really help. Not only does it have motivating topics and activities that your students will enjoy, but it’s easy and fun to teach.
This End of the Year Literacy Set includes high-interest passages, grammar printables, poetry, a persuasive essay activity, 32 figurative language task cards, and more!
These reading and writing handouts were created to review the standards that you’ve been teaching (main idea, inferences, cause and effect, informational text structures, author’s purpose, figurative language, grammar skills, writing skills), but are presented in a fun, summer-themed way.
This unit includes:
32 Task Cards for Figurative Language (record sheet and answer key)
Main Idea Matching: Scuba Diving
Main Idea Matching: Backpacking
Author’s Purpose Printable
Informational Text Structures Printable
Cause and Effect: S’mores History Passage
Whale Sharks Passage
Grammar Review (3 double-sided worksheets)
Acrostic Summer Poem Directions and Examples Page
Acrostic Poem Writing Page
Number Poem Directions and Examples
Number Poem Writing Page
Persuasive Essay Summer Topics Idea List
Persuasive Essay Outline (2 different versions)
Persuasive Essay Writing Pages
Persuasive Essay Checklist for Students
*** Bonus comprehension passages:
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Why you’ll love this resource:
- The materials are easy to prep and to use.
- Students love to learn using holiday and thematic materials!
- This literacy set hits standards, while being engaging.
- It includes many reading and writing skills with different types of resources to keep learning fun!
- There are so many ways to use this resource, as guided reading, reader’s workshop, writer’s workshop, independent work, homework, literacy centers, substitute plans, and more!!!
I know how tough the last few weeks of school can be. Kids are tuned out and it’s hard to keep their focus. Teachers are equally ready for summer break too. This End of the Year Literacy Set can really help. Not only does it have motivating topics and activities that I think your kids will really like, but it’s easy and fun to teach.
If you’re looking for an end of the year week long unit, check out these:
Beach Club: End of the Year Unit for 3rd – 5th Grades
Summer Safari: End of the Year Unit for 3rd – 5th Grades
Art Adventure: End of the Year Unit or or Anytime (3rd – 5th Grades)
Here are some more end of the year resources:
Time Capsule: Don’t Open Until High School Graduation Project
End of the Year Award Certificates: Editable
End of the Year Awards: Editable
End of the Year Memory Book
I love these hands-on units too!
End of the Year Activities for 3rd – 5th Grades (Set 1)
End of the Year Activities for 3rd – 5th Grades (Set 2)
End of the Year Activities for 3rd – 5th Grades Bundle
Thanks so much!
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