Download these PDFs of SpringBoard workshops and activities to print and try out in your classroom.
California ELA: Grade 6, Unit 1, Activity 1.3—Independent Reading
Students examine the features of a book, review how to choose an appropriate independent reading book, and set reading goals. This download includes the student activity, the teacher instructions, and an independent reading list.
California ELA: Grade 6, Unit 2, Activity 2.11—Literature Circles
Students participate in a structured conversation with their peers where they analyze a text. This download includes the student activity and the teacher instructions.
Download Activity 2.11 (.pdf/3.7 MB)
California ELA: Grade 7, Close Reading Workshop 1
These activities guide student through close readings of an informational/nonfiction text and a visual text. This download includes the student activity and the teacher instructions.
California ELA: Grade 7, Text Complexity Analysis Sample
For every prose text included in SpringBoard ELA, teachers can see an in-depth text complexity analysis that includes qualitative, quantitative, task and reader, and placement considerations. This example surveys an excerpt from Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass.