The students read the passage independently then travel around the classroom answering the questions on butcher paper (everyone has a square). In their box they write the answer and the evidence that helped them KNOW the right answer not just THINK the right answer. - Mrs. Holmes Eclectically Educating
Reading Response Sentence Stem Anchor Charts
Over 80 sentence starters among 12 different categories! Perfect for Reading Response Journals! Includes small and large charts.
A New Pinterest-Inspired Project, a Freebie, and a Reminder - Create Teach Share
I found another amazing idea for my classroom on Pinterest. Apparently, I am unable to come up with my own original ideas. No biggie though…I love finding wonderful ideas from other teachers, and making them my own. Although I found this idea on Pinterest, it can be traced back to an old post from Growing…
Reading Response Sentence Starters
This one-sheet freebie is perfect in students' binders, journals, or glued inside their reader's notebook!Students can reference this resource when responding to any text. Included are sentence starters for connecting, predicting, inferring, questioning, summarizing, revising predictions, and visual...
Tournament of Books: March Madness for the Classroom
How to Host a Tournament of Books in the Primary Classroom with help from your iPads!
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Interactive Reading Literature Notebooks 2 for Grades 4-8 Click here to purchase! Each lesson includes a photo of the completed activity, complete step-by-step instructions, all notes for writing on/in templates, and student activity pages to run off. Click here to purchase!
Point of View 3rd Grade RL.3.6 with Digital Learning Links - RL3.6
Point of view activities aligned to common core RL3.6- 3rd grade activities, worksheets, passages, and more to teach point of view
"Just Right Books" and other independent reading tips - The Teacher Studio
Some things just need repeating, and I am starting to see a few of my fourth graders slipping in their ability to make “just right” books choices. You know the students…reading Magic Tree House one day and then trying to pick up a copy of Percy Jackson the next? To start the year, we spent […]
Cover Artist worksheet, Use with ANY wk. of literature, PDF & Google Drive
Print-and-teach materials to use in any high school or middle school English/Language Arts classroom.
How To: Teach Literacy - How to Teach Reading through Conferring in Writing
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