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Writer's Workshop Begins!

Kreative in Kinder: Writer's Workshop Begins!

NonFiction Book Club Jobs- Booklet folds hamburger-style and includes a cover page, rubric, and four non-fiction comprehension tasks to be shared in a book club setting!

Teachers Notebook

FREE: Sticky Note Bookmarks

Upper Elementary Fun!: It's Already 2014?!?!

make your own pigeon book. I absolutely have to let my class do this. They love the book so much they cry when it's checked out of the library!

Don't Let the Pigeon ______!

I love this book! Dear Deer: A Book of Homophones by Gene Barreta. Click on the picture to see samples of pages inside the book!

Nyla's Crafty Teaching: Homophone Activities and Lesson Plan

Create 'badges' for different can earn a badge when they read in that genre or reach a goal in that genre. Neat idea.

Motivating Literacy: Digital Badges in the School Library

2nd Grade Language Interactive Notebook (Common Core aligned) $

2nd Grade Language Interactive Notebook (Common Core aligned)

huge list of silly, gross, weird and crazy books that kids LOVE to read

Wacky Books Will Hook Reluctant Readers

Follow for free 'too-neat-not-to-keep' teaching tools other fun stuff! ......Free Daily Common Core Reading Passages **Visit Literacy and Math Ideas to access this Common Core Freebie.**

Great organizer when you want students to come up with questions or ponderings about a story or particular subject--could use for group discussion too! (Free Download)

This "Close Reading" anchor chart helps to explain the strategy to young children.

Love this writing chart....This colorful chart explains how to write wonderful sentences.

The Good Life: We're Losing our Teeth!

Close Reading is essential when reading both literature and informational text. This chart of annotation symbols for Close Reading is a must when you're doing close reading! It includes a color and a black white copy. You can use it as an anchor chart, as a poster, or in your students' close reading folder.

FREEBIE! Patriotic Pronouns and Prepositions from Twin Sisters Speech and Language Therapy LLC. ....Follow for Free 'too-neat-not-to-keep' teaching tools other fun stuff :)

FREEBIE: Patriotic Pronouns and Prepositions

Capitalization in Titles 101

Capitalization in Titles 101

Hide these Golden Tickets in library books or classroom books that never get read or checked out. Then reward the student that is lucky enough to discover it!

Classroom Freebies: Writing Process Clip Chart

Classroom Freebies: Writing Process Clip Chart

Ta-da!! Kids can bind the books they make with a hole punch, rubber band, and paper clip -- way more fun than stapling! @Cindy McGurl

FFFFOUND! | emmi | work

If I had a magic wand...cute visual for goal-setting

Perspectives: What's "growing" on in our classroom?

Proper Noun Song (Proper Nouns by Melissa) .....Follow for Free 'too-neat-not-to-keep' literacy tools other fun teaching stuff :)

BEAUTIFUL free posters for launching "Work on Writing" in the classroom! LOVE