Great homework idea!
Reading Stems Student Reference Sheet **FREEBIE**
Really like how this foldable addresses the MANY different ways that an author creates and builds a character. Perfect for locating text-based evidence.
Five close reading strategies to support the Common Core Omgosh! What great strategies. I've been trying to figure out how to explain highlighting "the important stuff."
Interactive Reading Notebooks Informational Text: Nonfiction for Common Core 4-8
Grades 4-8. Interactive Reading Notebooks: Informational Text ~ Teaching Nonfiction Strategies for Common Core. Some topics: main idea, outlining nonfiction, summarizing, author's purpose, text structure (description, problem/solution, cause/effect, order/sequence, compare/contrast, persuasion techniques, primary and secondary sources, nonfiction text features. Includes Common Core Alignment and 14 original nonfiction passages for teaching each strategy. $9
"CLOSE Reading | AJUSD's Common Core Blog"
10 Ways to Practice Multiplication Facts
What Does it Mean to Close Read a Text?? A Simple Explanation free tpt
Great FREE website with videos and PDFs K-12 aligned with Common Core.
REFERENCE CARDS (Show Me the Evidence strips): These strips provide students with stems to assist them when citing specific evidence for written responses and class discussions.
I use this mostly for math...BUT LOVE IT!! CommonCoreSheets.com - A great resource for math, science, language arts and Social Studies worksheets.
Foldable idea for non-fiction texts
A Burst of First: President's Day Fun!
Common Core ~ Site has 6,000+ free videos linked to CCSS. Text exemplars included!