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Houghton Mifflin Reading Curriculum Resources

Grade 3, Theme 1: Off to Adventure!

 

Teacher Read Aloud: Roadside America

Teacher Read Aloud: Roadside America aligned to Common Core Standards

Presentation resources that include Common Core Standards:

 

Houghton Mifflin Reading: The Lost and Found

Reading Selection: The Lost and Found aligned to Common Core Standards

Presentation resources that include Common Core Standards:

Houghton Mifflin Reading Web Resources Houghton Mifflin Third Grade Theme 1 Web Resources

Historic Route 66: The official site for the historic Route 66 with maps, guides, directions, and photos.

A History of the Car: A text based site that gives a comprehensive background to the history of the car.

America on the Move: A collection of classroom resources from the National Museum of American History that documents the history of transportation in America (a teacher resource).

Mark Teague: Information about the author of "Lost and Found" from Eduplace.

Writing a Friendly Letter: A friendly letter generator from ReadWriteThink.

Mystery Grid Activity: Discover a picture by connecting the dots.

eWord Game: An interactive word game to reinforce the Key Vocabulary for "Lost and Found."

Houghton Mifflin Reading Audio and Video Resources Houghton Mifflin Sixth Grade Theme 1 Video Resources

Discovering Language Arts: Grades K-02: Writing (clip on Writing a Letter: The Fourth of July)

How to Write a Report and Personal Letter (clip on Letter Writing)

Houghton Mifflin Reading: Reading Houghton Mifflin Third Grade Theme 1 Reading Resources

Preparing to Read/Key Vocabulary Graphic Organizer Inspiration V8 / Inspiration V7 / PDF

Comprehension Skill Lesson, Fantasy and Realism, page 21 Inspiration V8 / Inspiration V7 / PDF

Writer's Craft Lesson, Character Development, page 25 Inspiration V8 / Inspiration V7 / PDF

Houghton Mifflin Reading: Word Work Houghton Mifflin Third Grade Theme 1 Word Work Resources

Expanding Your Vocabulary: Sea Creatures, page 51J Inspiration V8 / Inspiration V7 / PDF

Houghton Mifflin Reading: Writing & Language Houghton Mifflin Third Grade Theme 1 Writing & Language Resources

Writing Skills: A Friendly Letter, page 51M-N:

Friendly letters can be published using word processing software or a postcard template from a word processing program. You can also use ReadWriteThink's Friendly Letter Generator.