Reading Is Thinking: Island of the Blue Dolphins
Opinion writing anchor chart
Girl working on close reading, great step by step ideas! Read later
FREE PRINTABLES Nonfiction Feature Find~ Students use nonfiction books to find one example of each common nonfiction feature listed on these worksheets. Students write the title of the book in which they found the feature, and a brief description of what the feature is showing in that book.
behavior reflection sheet: students need to be involved in conflict resolution so that they will be able to manage their OWN behaviour later on. We cannot keep making disciplinary decisions for students without involving them in the process. Conflict Resolutions Skills are skills they need to learn.
FREE Close Read Download~ This short, easy-to-understand explanation of close reading instruction really helps clarify the process and reasons behind the approach. This is the best, short-and-simple resource related to this important CCSS mandate that I've found, so far!