Use Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein to strengthen your students comprehension skills, build their vocabulary, and help them understand how words work.
This set of vocabulary development resources for Where the Sidewalk Ends highlights the words that are most important for students to know and understand while reading the book. Through engaging in fun word games, matching words to definitions and pictures, and practicing how to categorize words, students will develop the vocabulary necessary to comprehend this story and many others.
Use this Running Record to assess oral reading fluency with Where the Sidewalk Ends. Track meaning, structure, and visual accuracy using the first 100 words of the text to determine whether or not this book is a good fit for the readers in your classroom.