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First Grade Wow: Retelling Rope
Elements of Literature Colossal Poster
MAIN IDEA~ Each bag has a unified group of items. Students unpack bag and write down the main idea and "supporting details." Great hands-on activity!
Character or Setting freebies! Sorting cards and "round the room" activity!
Sentence Surgery…laminated unedited sentence strips, bandaid strips for ending punctuation, small round bandages for commas and quotations, tongue depressors to mark capitalization, and ‘Emergency Kit’ paper bags w/ red cross on them (to keep surgery supplies).
Cute way to do a character study.
Sight word flip books; use magazines and newspapers and go on a hunt for words
Fabulous Fourth Grade: Anchor Charts