▶ Verb Song from Grammaropolis - "Lights! Camera!! Action Verb!!!" - YouTube For SIXTH grade. Activity: write down five verbs from the video. Lead Topics: what is a verb.
This site includes interactive notebooks for Language Arts but it has some great ideas to use next year in social studies--will adapt them
Have you seen Literactive? This FREE literacy website offers a fabulous selection of online guided reading books and learning games!
Common Core Connection : Have you seen Literactive? Wow!
Reading plus loads of other free apps.
This unit is filled with lessons, graphic organizers, anchor charts, and lots more getting your kids to dig deeper into nonfiction/informational text. This unit can be done with any informational text. $
Informational Text: A Closer Look at Nonfiction Unit 4
Guided Reading ideas to implement that allow for differentiation of skills.
Simply Skilled in Second: Guided Reading and some FREEBIES
Set up a "homework options" chart. Maybe put a weekday at the top of each column, allow them to choose from that column. Staple to the top of all completed hw on Friday, with their choice for each night colored in/signed.
Spelling Menu.pdf - Google Drive
Print a thin strip of questions for students to glue in their notebook and answer. Beats trying to copy all the questions from the board (or not writing them down at all!)
The Middle School Mouth: Interactive Notebooks - Again
Common and Proper Nouns: Sorts and Practice: Literacy Center/Guided Practice
This file has four common/proper noun sorts, a common/proper noun identification coloring page with a color code, a short text for students to...