Download the free samplers here! Each provides teacher-support pages, student pages, and skills scope
and sequence or vocabulary lists.
A Word a Day, Grades 1–6
Hand-picked word lists and meaningful daily activities ensure that students develop the rich vocabulary essential to successful reading comprehension.
Building Spelling Skills, Grades 1–6+
Take students beyond surface-level memorization of grade-level spelling words.
Common Core: Reading - Writing - Vocabulary - Math
This sampler provides downloadable lessons for grades 1–6 from Reading Paired Text, Reading Informational Text, Text-Based Writing, and Daily Common Core Math Practice. This collection also includes related activity ideas and tips supporting Common Core State Standards.
Common Core Lessons: Reading Informational Text, Grades 1–6
Nonfiction texts and supporting activities support Common Core rigor. This sampler includes a complete unit and home–school connection activity for each grade level that you can use in your classroom today.
Common Core Lessons: Reading Paired Text, Grades 1–6
Sample a unit with literary and informational text sets and supporting activities. Home–school connection activities are also included for each grade level.
Common Core Lessons: Text-Based Writing, Grades 2–6
Students practice text-dependent writing of nonfiction writing forms. This sampler includes a complete unit and home–school connection activity for each grade level.
Daily 6-Trait Writing, Grades 1–8
The sure-fire way to improve students’ writing is to focus on the six traits of strong writing.
Daily Academic Vocabulary, Grades 2–6
Knowing academic vocabulary is essential for students’ success across subject areas and a focus of Common Core State Standards.
Daily Math Practice, Grades 1–6
Completely revised for Common Core, the daily practice activities are ideal for warm-up, review, or homework. View weekly units and home–school connection activities for each grade level.
Daily Geography, Grades 1–6
Based on the 18 National Geography Standards, this series supports any geography or social studies curriculum and provides practice reading informational text.
Daily Handwriting Practice
Handwriting is still a must-know skill! This series provides handwriting practice based on content-rich themes and topics.
Daily Language Review, Grades 1–8
Used in over 1 million U.S. classrooms, this series reinforces the skills covered in your core language arts program in concise daily lessons.
Daily Paragraph Editing, Grades 2–8
Award-winning editing practice gets results! Students apply grade-level capitalization, punctuation, spelling, and language usage skills to one paragraph each day.
Daily Phonics, Grades 1, 2, 3, and 4–6
Explicit, systematic phonics instruction and scaffolded practice help young students and English learners develop the skills necessary to become proficient readers.
Daily Reading Comprehension, Grades 1–8
In 10- to 15-minute daily lessons, this series boosts reading comprehension by teaching the skills and strategies students need to become active, engaged readers.
Daily Science, Grades 1–6
Inquiry-based science lessons present physical-, life-, and earth-science concepts and build students’ science vocabulary and comprehension.
Daily Word Problems, Grades 1–6
Problem-solving skills improve day by day with meaningful math practice that covers grade-level math concepts and skills. Aligned to standards.
Bridge the Gap: Phonics, Grades 1–3
Learn more about the Bridge the Gap: Phonics formula for success! The free sampler features the teaching path, pacing guide, sample activity pages, and a game-like center activity.
Daily Centers, Grades 1–3
Learn more about the skills covered in the 36 centers, teacher support, and student activities for Daily Math Practice, Daily Language Review, and Daily Reading Comprehension center kits.
A direct instruction resource, Everyday Literacy helps young learners develop foundational literacy skills in 20 weekly lessons. See sample pages and a skills list for the four titles that build listening, speaking, reading and writing skills across the curriculum.
Hot Topics: High-Interest Reading, Grades 4–8
See what makes Hot Topics successful! The free sampler includes a reading selection in English and in Spanish, and corresponding teacher and student activity pages.
Nonfiction Writing, Grades 2–6
As called for in Common Core, students explore frequently-tested nonfiction writing forms and practice specific skills such as writing a strong topic sentence and organizing essay details.
Response to Intervention
This collection of sample activities supports RTI Tier 2 and is drawn from research-based resources such as Daily Phonics, Phonics and Word Study for Struggling Readers, Everyday Literacy: Science, and Everyday Literacy: Listening & Speaking.