This is an inspirational story about a child that became a soldier after diamonds were discovered in near his village. What happens reads like fiction and ultimately ends with him being rescued by UN workers.
Nonfiction Definition and Emphasis in Early Elementary
Bulletin Board of Non-Fiction & Informational Text via RainbowsWithinReach
Physical and Chemical Changes Nonfiction Reading Article and Activity
Use this nine-page nonfiction packet to introduce physical and chemical changes to your students. This activity gives background information on the two types of changes, as well as examples of both, it asks students to identify changes in a kitchen, reviews definitions while giving tons of examples and has students identify and describe why certain scenarios are physical or chemical changes. This is a great packet to introduce or review this challenging topic.
Young Adult books worth considering for young teens
12 Nonfiction Books About Serial Killers That Will Definitely Keep You Up At Night
Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City's Greatest Female Detective and the 1917 Missing Girl Case That Captivated a Nation
Nonfiction Paired Passages: Zoo Animals
Reading and learning about zoo animals while your students practice their comparing and contrasting skills. These 10 nonfiction articles will definitely engage students and save you time looking for paired passages. There are 5 multiple choice questions for
Reading Nonfiction: Notice and Note Bookmarks (FREE) Based on the book Reading Nonfiction: Notice and Note Stances, Signposts, and Strategies by Beers and Probst, I created colorful bookmarks with the five signposts, signpost definition, text focus, and question on them. The bookmarks are one-sided, but are meant to be cut in half and then folded in half to create a front and back. https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Tori-Gorosave-Journey-Through-The-Middle: