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Fifth Grade Language Arts

Language Arts

 

 

Interactive reading comprehension exercises for 5th graders that mirror those found on standardized tests. Exercises include a reading passage and ten multiple choice questions.

 

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Super fun spelling and typing game-application where teachers can create lists of words for students to spell or type, or, can have learners pick from pre-loaded lists of words including Dolch words or the most common words used in each grade level.

 

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These interactive exercises are perfect for reading comprehension and contextual vocabulary.

 

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In Sentence Surgeons, learners have to correct the spelling, usage, and grammar in horribly "injured" sentences.

 

 

   
 

Learners can read any of three original MrNussbaum.com stories online and then complete their associated interactive activities such as reading comprehension passages and questions, cloze reading exercises, vocabulary matching and much more. These are NOT your run-of-the-mill, boring stories. Kids love them. I know, because I wrote them and read them to my own students.

 

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This section provides an interactive nouns exhibit as well as interactive exercises reinforcing noun and pronoun identification skills

 

 
 

This section provides an interactive commas exhibit as well as interactive exercises reinforcing comma usage.

 

   
 

Learners can generate online or printable word scrambles, word searches, ABC order exercises, and missing letter exercises from their spelling lists.

 

 

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Paralaughs are fun online exercises that reinforce parts of speech, kind of like online Mad Libs!

 

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Torture your teachers by clicking on the INCORRECT spellings of the words that appear on the chalkboard! Try your hardest to make them resign by frustrating them so much with your poor spelling skills! Be careful though, it gets harder as you move from classroom to classroom as the teachers in later rounds have incredible patience! This uses the 100 most misspelled words in the English language.

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Throughout history the semicolons of Punctuation Island have been forced to live on the swampy side of the island by their more powerful neighbors, the period, comma, and the dreaded colon. For thousands of years the semicolons have endured the abuse. Lead the semicolons to victories over their neighbors by using semicolons, periods, commas, and colons correctly by blasting them into their correct places in the sentences that appear!

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Do you have what it takes to become an Extreme Sentence Surgeon? Your paragraph surgery skills will be put to the test as critically injured paragraphs enter your emergency room. Their injuries are significant: poor spelling, no punctuation, wrong word usage, and much more. It will be gruesome. Use your superior skills to fix the bad spelling words, add commas, capital letters, periods, apostrophes, and change words used incorrectly.

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Animated Biographies serve as vivid, animated storybooks detailing the lives of famous people in history through animation. Choose from Jackie Robinson, Harriet Tubman, George Washington, Susan B. Anthony, Abraham Lincoln, Benjamin Franklin, or Christopher Columbus