Movie shorts and grahic organizers for teaching reading strategies. Great collection of ideas!
Kids will love practicing writing their letters with this quick and easy activity! Guided reading groups.
Bookmark for interactive notebooks...how perfect is this?
This is a creative activity to help students recognize multiple meaning words. Follow up with my task cards and games! Pictures support learning at Looks-Like-Language!
Hershey Kiss Opinion Writing
Guided Reading-Transitional Readers Cheat Sheet!I am honored to join in the Summer book study on The Next Step in Guided Reading by Jan Richardson.I am hosting chapter 5 Transitional Guided Reading. As a first grade teacher I love this chapter because it takes us into the nitty gritty of teaching reading past the beginning stages!
Stamina Strips to motivate students during silent reading- For each 15-20 minutes of successful silent reading (or whatever limit you determine), students earn a link on the chain. You can do this for the week, month, or however long you choose. (Photo only)
Word Chants with a twist….or an Aaarrrgh! Each card gives a unique way in which the chant should be done. Such as… Sing each word like an opera singer. Read each word like a robot with a computerized voice. Read each word as you pose like a statue.
The Electric Company - Suffix (ly)
prefixes and suffixes - what a cute way to display examples of prefixes and suffixes!
One Sassy Teacher: Close Read Steps and a FREEBIE!
The Oreo cookie turns 100 Tuesday, March 6. This is a "how to eat an Oreo cookie" book. It's made of two black circles of construction paper and four circles of white, copy paper. On each page of the "filling," the kids write a step of how they eat an Oreo.
wwwatanabe: Close Read Complex Text, and Annotate with Tech--Part 1