Why it's important to teach students to vary their sentence length
Reading This Is So Satisfying
homework incentive - Each night 100% of the class does their homework, put up a letter in the homework banner. If the class gets every letter in the banner, the whole class wins a no-homework pass!! But if one person doesn't do their HW? The WHOLE banner comes down!
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Reading Graffiti Board...I love this! Put up black paper, provide silver sharpies and let students write one quote from a book. They'll be reading more critically to find that one perfect quote!
Life is Better Messy Anyway: Reading Graffiti
Character Report Card--love this idea!
Reading Is Thinking: favorite books
Love this! What a great idea to add the card! Parent treat for open house or conferences
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Pop Music Song Lyrics and Classic Poetry, Compare & Contrast, Two-Day Lesson
Use this two-day poetry lesson to help your students connect modern song lyrics to classic poetry. Click HERE for print-and-teach materials!
Post it for every time students find figurative language in a book
Head Over Heels For Teaching: Educents Poetry Bundle
Great for teaching students to read to themselves and visualize what they read
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