You can use our printable worksheets to focus on important ELA skills. Here’s how.
ELA Focus: Vocabulary (15 min.)
- Use the Word Work printable to deepen students’ understanding of the words curious, science fiction, and encouraged.
Editor’s Pick: Character Traits (15 min.)
- The What Is Mae Jemison Like? skill sheets are perfect for teaching character traits. In Part 1, students choose three words from the sheet that describe Mae, or write their own. In Part 2, they write about Mae using those words, backing up what they write with reasons.
ELA Focus: Reading a Diagram (15 min.)
- The Diagram of a Spacesuit skill sheet helps students glean information from visuals, an important skill for reading nonfiction. Plus, they get to learn some cool facts about spacesuits!