NGLS Standard SL.4 Worksheets (Speaking & Listening)

Below you’ll find materials aligned to Next Generation Learning Standards (NGLS). This page houses print-ready PDFs and digital PDF worksheets, packets, and lessons aligned to the NGLS standards for English Language Arts. Speaking and Listening, Standard 4 (SL4) is “Present information, findings, and supporting evidence such that listeners can follow the line of reasoning and the organization, development, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.” This standard applies to grades K-12.

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Women's Rights Movement Reading Activity

Women’s History – Women’s Rights Movement Reading Activity

The month of March is Women’s History Month! During this month, people all over celebrate women and their achievements. Many of these achievements can be credited to the Women’s Rights Movement, which happened in the 1960s and 1970s. In these activities, students will read Passage A and B. The first…

Women's History Suffrage Reading Activity Image

Women’s History – Suffrage Reading Activity

March is Women’s History Month! During this month, people all over celebrate women and their achievements. It’s also a great time to learn about important events that have helped women move forward in society. The Women’s Suffrage Movement happened during the 1850s. Suffrage is the right to vote in elections.…

Women's History Month Educators Reading Activity

Women’s History – Educators Reading Activity

In this reading comprehension activity, students read two passages and answer related questions. The first passage is a speech by Maria Montessori. The second passage is part of a speech from Rita Pierson, who was a teacher for 40 years.

Author's Viewpoint Task Cards

Author’s Viewpoint Task Cards

What’s the author’s viewpoint? Let’s find out with these helpful author’s viewpoint task cards! Empower your students to reflect on how language reflects an author’s viewpoint, which is how the author feels about a topic. With the quotes provided, students will have an opportunity to determine whether the author’s viewpoint…

Sports Trivia – Basketball

TEACHER DIRECTIONS: Welcome to the Reading Vine’s Trivia Trail: “Sports Trivia: Basketball!” In this three-part journey, you’ll guide students through an informational reading, trivia quiz game, and an exit ticket where they can reflect on what they’ve learned and design their own trivia questions. Print off the PDF lesson material…

Black History Month Trivia

TEACHER DIRECTIONS: Welcome to the Reading Vine’s Trivia Trail: “Trivia: Black History Month!” In this three-part journey, you’ll guide students through an informational reading, trivia quiz game, and an exit ticket where they can reflect on what they’ve learned and design their own trivia questions. Print off the PDF lesson…

Earth Day Trivia Lesson and Game

Earth Day Trivia Activity

Welcome to the Reading Vine’s Trivia Trail: “Trivia: Earth Day!” Earth Day is a celebration that reminds everyone to take care of the planet. In this three-part journey, you’ll guide students through an informational reading, trivia quiz game, and an exit ticket where they can reflect on what they’ve learned…

Daylight Savings Trivia Lesson and Game

Daylight Savings Trivia Activity

Welcome to St. Patrick’s Day Trivia! People all across the world change the time on the clocks inside their homes. Cell phones will change this time all on their own. This is called Daylight Savings Time (DST). Daylight Savings changes the amount of daylight we have depending on the time…

Eid-al-Fitr Trivia Lesson and Game

Eid al-Fitr Trivia Activity

Welcome to Eid al-Fitr trivia! Eid al-Fitr, pronounced “eed-uhl-fee-truh,” is a celebration that marks the end of an event called Ramadan, which is part of the Muslim faith. In this three-part activity, you’ll guide students through an informational reading, trivia quiz game, and an exit ticket where they can reflect…

St. Patrick's Day Trivia Lesson and Game

St. Patrick’s Day Trivia Activity

Welcome to our St. Patrick’s Day trivia lesson! St. Patrick’s Day is an Irish cultural tradition celebrated by people all over the world. This activity includes three parts aimed at enhancing students’ comprehension and knowledge about St. Patrick’s Day. First, students will read about the holiday, either collaboratively or independently.…