Open Court Theme:

Grade 3 - Unit 3 - Imagination

Available Resources for Imagination Unit:

Additional Literature Recommendations

Blog (tips for teaching the Open Court Reading Program)


Common Core


Concept Question Board

Decodable Book Activities:

Decodable Book Activities by Regan Kelly and Stacy Lapinski
Decodable Book Activities Pt. 2
by Paula Yonke

Discussion Board (ask a question, network with other OCR teachers)

Fluency Timer for Mac OS

General Open Court Resources (not grade level specific)

Graphic Organizers

Handwriting Practice


Independent Work Time

Integrating Technology

Lesson Plans

Links for Research

Literacy Coaches



Picture Files:

Roxaboxen: Then and Now submitted by Shawn Hayes


Reader's Theater

Recommended Literature

Response to Intervention (RTI) Resources

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Reading Remedies for iPod/iPad

Fluency Timer for iPhone/iPad

Spelling Activities

Standards by Paula Yonke

Story Summaries

Study Guides

Submit Resources

Thinking Maps

Unit Openers

Vocabulary Activities

Word Knowledge

Word Searches by Sandra Boccalatte

Writing Activities

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