Guided reading / reading workshop idea: laminate reading strategy cards and put them on binder rings for the kids to use. If you want a child to focus on a particular strategy, use a dry erase marker to star that card. You can erase it and write it on a different card once the child is using that strategy consistently!
15 hands-on formative assessments for any novel! Engage your students while assessing their knowledge at the same time! $
CLOSE READING Teacher Resource~ This 12:06 minute video models a close reading lesson. A group of 4th grade students closely read a text about toy inventors, discussing their ideas with their peers. Their teacher models her thinking on some tricky parts, asks text-dependent questions, and guides their annotation and writing.
3rd Grade CCSS Aligned Reading Discussion Prompts is a collection of 3 sets of 8 prompts