Fiction or Non-Fiction
Teaching My Friends!: Fiction or Non-Fiction?
Confessions of a Primary Teacher
sequencing anchor chart
The Inspired Apple: Search results for charts
a day in the life of miss kranz: before and happily ever after.
Slap Words! The game is simple. Put vocabulary words on different colored sheets of tag board. (That way if a word gets mixed up with another stack, it's easy to spot.) Words cards lie on top of table face up. Call out a word. Person to find it first slaps their hand down on top of the card, then takes the card and puts it to the side in "their pile". Person with the most words wins!
Questions to ask about what we are reading....should add some critical literacy questions also Absolutely should add the critical thinking questions. Especially if schools use Accelerated Reader programs, students tend to have lots of books they have "read" but not a lot they can analyze or evaluate. this really hurts them in high school lit classes.