CCSS Standard W.9 Worksheets (Writing for ELA and Literacy)

Below you’ll find materials aligned to Common Core State Standards (CCSS). This page houses print-ready PDFs and digital PDF worksheets, packets, and lessons aligned to the CCSS standards for English Language Arts. Writing, Standard 9 (W9) is “Draw evidence from text types to support analysis, reflection, and research.” This standard applies to grades K-12.

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Research Skills Extension Activity Image

Research Skills Extension Activity

Introduce and review important research skills with this packet. Perfect for newer researchers, these extension activities help students understand the process for conducting research in both print and digital formats. This resource amplifies research skills through targeted exercises, like identifying important search terms and keywords, as well as directing students…

Frayer Model Template - Printable PDF

Frayer Model Template Library

Teachers often use a Frayer Model template for teaching vocabulary. It’s a helpful graphic organizer that has four sections: definition, characteristics, examples, and non-examples. These sections are usually arranged in quadrants around the target word or concept in the middle. For example, let’s say you’re learning about the term “ecosystem.”…

Free, Printable KWL Chart Template

KWL Template Chart Library

Free, Printable KWL Chart PDFs A KWL chart template is often used in classrooms to help students organize their thoughts and make learning more effective. The chart is divided into three columns labeled ‘K’, ‘W’, and ‘L’, standing for “What I Know,” “What I Want to Know,” and “What I…

Main Idea Anchor Chart

Main Idea Anchor Chart

Welcome to our main idea anchor chart resources! Analyzing a text for the main idea is central to literacy development. From the time learners are very young, all through their schooling and into real-world reading experiences, it’s important to understand the main idea of a text. This can be achieved…