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Elementary Lesson Plans:
Common Core/ISAIL Blank Template:


Kindergarten Lesson Plans - linked with ISAIL and Common Core:

Kindergarten English Language Arts Standards - CC:


Kindergarten documents I use:
Introduction to the Library:

Monarch Award Information:

Parts of a Book - K:

Types of Books - K:

Elements of Literature - K:

Caldecott Medal Information
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Caldecott Gold Medal Books list:

Caldecott Honor Books list:

Caldecott Reading List:

Introduction to Nonfiction - K:



First Grade Lesson Plans - linked with ISAIL and Common Core:

First Grade English Language Arts Standards - CC:


First Grade documents I use:
Refresher of library rules, procedures - 1:

Parts of a Book - 1:

Shelf Labels:

Elements of Literature - 1:

Folklore unit - 1:

Using nonfiction resources - 1:

Nonfiction graphic organizer - 1:



Second Grade Lesson Plans - linked with ISAIL and Common Core:

Second Grade English Language Arts Standards - CC:


Second Grade documents I use:
Parts of a Book - 2:

Elements of Literature - 2:

Genres - 2:

Magnificent Monarchs - lesson info:

Magnificent Monarchs - layout 1:

Magnificent Monarchs - layout 2:

Magnificent Monarchs - layout 3:

Research Unit - lesson info:

Research Unit - student packet:

Research Unit - books to use:

Research Unit - Venn diagram:



Third Grade Lesson Plans - linked with ISAIL and Common Core:

Third Grade English Language Arts Standards - CC:


Third Grade Documents I use:
Parts of a Book - 3:

Elements of Literature - 3:

Genres - 3:

Fiction Genres - 3:

Dewey/Nonfiction Unit:

Author Unit - E level books:

Author Unit - F books:



Readers' Theater script for Aaaargh!! Spider!!! by Lydia Monks (1st-2nd grade). Please modify as needed.




Junior High/Middle School Lesson Plans:

Fourth Grade Lesson Plans - linked with ISAIL and Common Core:

Fourth Grade English Language Arts Standards - CC:


Fourth Grade documents I use:

Literature Awards:

Genres - Fiction Bookmarks:

Genres - Folklore Bookmarks:

Research Unit - Animal Choices:

Research Unit - Student Packet:

Research Unit - Websites to use:

Story Elements Web - Granny Torrelli:



Fifth Grade Lesson Plans - linked with ISAIL and Common Core:

Fifth Grade English Language Arts Standards - CC:


Fifth Grade Documents I use:
Research Unit - Author choices:

Research Unit - Student Packet:

Research Unit - Bibliography Websites:

Story Elements - Coraline:



Sixth Grade Lesson Plans - linked with ISAIL and Common Core:

Sixth Grade English Language Arts Standards - CC:

Sixth Grade Documents I use:
Locating and Using Information Unit:

Research Unit - Presidents - Student Packet:

Book Recommendation Project:







Accessing Information:
Using the Online Catalog
Using Online Databases

Teaching the Genres with Web 2.0:




Evaluating Information:
Determining Website Credibility

Using Information:
Citing Sources
Plagiarism

Literature Appreciation:
Finding a Just-Right Book

High School Lesson Plans: