This 91 page Grade 5-6 Wonder unit supports the wonderful book by R.J. Palacio. The unit is organized in 8 parts to echo the 8 parts of the book, with each section containing comprehension, writing, drama, vocabulary, media literacy, as well as a visual arts or drama activity. $
Wonder by R.J. Palacio Integrated Book Study
This teacher has created a long list of cartoon Pixar (and other) shorts to be used to teach reading strategies. She also has graphic organizers to go with them.
Post it for every time students find figurative language in a book - love it!!!
one of those "I can't believe I never thought of that" ideas
Essential middle school reads
Question and Answer board - give students the answer and they have to write a word problem that matches the answer. You can have students do any operation or even 2 step problems. I have my students check each other's questions the next day.
Great quote for the classroom.
The Common Core Reading Collection contains TWENTY-FIVE different content-rich, meaningful reading assessments and 80 full pages of student work! These printables were created to target well over 40 different Elementary Level Common Core Informational Text, Literature, or Language Standards $
Owl themed figurative language posters. 9 posters included. $
Inference through pictures - photo from Hank Kellner 'Write what You See'