Anchor chart that gives students sentences that provokes feelings about their books. What they liked, didn't like, what they weren't sure about and how they felt after reading.
21 Cool Anchor Charts To Teach Close-Reading Skills
Close reading is a hot topic that's just getting hotter! Here are 21 anchor charts, bulletin board ideas and other resources that you can bring into your classroom to turn your readers into even closer readers.
It's that wonderful time of year! Crunch time. The state tests are just around the corner. In Ohio, our state tests are the last week of April and the first week of May. Last year, our school analyzed our results and realized that written response was one of our major weaknesses. As a result, I developed the following lesson. I chose five particular elements for students to focus on and then created the anchor chart above. Students also glued a copy of the anchor chart in their reader's…
Question Words Cartoon Chart
A chart explaining Question Words in English (Who, When, Why, What, Where, Which, How) using cartoon characters and situations.
Middle School Common Core Close Reading Teaching Tips
K-2 Click Here 3rd - 5th Click Here Middle School Click Here This is something brand new- an online free teaching magazine! New online magazine issues will be posted every two weeks. Visit Literacy and Math Ideas for free teaching ideas, classroom and homeschool ideas, free resources, and for access to great products. Click the follow button on the right side of the screen to get updates. In This Issue: Common Core Close Reading Tips Making Stronger Text Comparisons Teaching Resources Middle…
Adventures of First Grade
Another school year is upon us and it's time for B2S frenzy. This summer my family has been just spending lots of QT time and resting up for the upcoming school year. Our schedules are about to get busy between back to school, parent nights, Aubree starting Pre-K (yes, my baby will be in Pre-K) and 2 a days for my husbands football team start Monday. Whew!! Knowing all of that I wanted to get a jump start on a few things for some sweet teacher friends in my life. First up: Aubree's…
Resource: Common Core Language Arts Vocabulary for Visual Arts for 7th Grade
Common Core Language Arts Vocabulary for Visual Arts for 7th Grade signage.
Outsiders, Chapter Short Answer Question Sets, S.E. Hinton's The Outsiders CCSS
Use this visually stunning package of chapter-by-chapter questions covering S.E. Hinton’s classic novel, The Outsiders, to pull your students into the text and inspire them to think deeply about Hinton’s themes.