Sensory Words and Feelings – 1st Grade RL.1.4
⭐️These 12 digital and printable Lexile® leveled close reading stories and poems are perfect for teaching, developing, or reinforcing 1st grade sensory words & phrases skills. Printable PDF & Digital Google Slides versions make this resource perfect for classroom and distance learning. Aligned to CCSS RL.1.4, first grade students learn to identify words and phrases in stories or poems that suggest feelings or appeal to the senses.
⭐️If you do not use Common Core, this packet is still perfect for teaching skills related to sensory words, feelings, and phrases. Aligns with many state specific standards, including TEKS and VA SOL.
⭐️Includes standard based questions, anchor charts, and two skills focused test passages. Certified Lexile measured close reading comprehension texts are varied within the second and third grade bands.
⭐️This printable and digital resource is compatible with Google Drive and Google Slides.
*This digital version saves paper and is perfect for distance learning, but still requires teachers to correct student responses.
✏️Lexile Levels – Each passage contains a certified Lexile measure to make differentiation easy. Passages vary across the 1st grade Common Core Text Complexity Band (the range for first grade is 190L – 530L). *Two passages are below 190L to include beginner readers.
✏️Integrated Color Coding – The color coding strategy encourages students to learn how to find and use text evidence in their answers.
✏️Comprehensive – Passages are perfect for comprehensive standard based test prep. Included anchor charts and questions make this resource great for lesson modeling. Works perfectly for small groups and guided reading.
✏️Scaffolding – Utilizes the Lexile Framework® for Reading and a mix of standard based essay and multiple choice questions to allow educators to scaffold independent work and homework. Also great for centers and interventions.
✏️Highly Engaging – Contains original stories with custom illustrations designed to engage students of all levels and interests.
★ Learning Kingdom said, “This is a fabulous resource when teaching sensory words and imagery!”
★ Christina D. said, “This is a great resource to help target our feelings standards! Thanks!”
★ Andrew C. said, “Easy-to-use resources.”
1. Sensory Language/Feelings & Emotions Anchor Charts (2)
2. Sensory Words & Phrases Practice Passages & Question Sets
- Story: A New Home-270L
- Story: Tryouts- 280L
- Story: Little Skunk- 300L
- Story: On the Trail- 380L
- Story: Too Good to Be True- 500L
- Poem: Ice Cream Truck
- Poem: The Circus
- Poem: What Is Pink?
- Poem: An Autumn Greeting
- Poem: maggie and milly and molly and may
3. Sensory Words & Phrases Assessment Passages & Question Sets
- Story: Finders Keepers- 370L
- Poem: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
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Similar resources are available for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grade.