Flagging strategies for reading comprehension. They put the flags directly into the book while reading.
Use this free poster / anchor chart to help your students pull the supporting evidence and details out from the text.
Evidence in Writing Poster
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Bright Idea for Guided Reading/Small Group Table
A day in first grade: Guided Reading Made Easy
Finding the reading levels is as easy as scanning the ISBN on the back of your book. Within seconds, you will be viewing the Guided Reading (GR), DRA, Grade Level Equivalent (GLE), and/or Lexile levels for your books.
Time For Kids: a great collection of nonfiction articles for students.
Conversations in Literacy: Informational Text Resource
Author's purpose. Read a new story everyday for a week. Could be done with any author, theme or topic.
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Context Clues My Life as a Third Grade Teacher
The Teachers' Cauldron: Wishlist Wednesday - Vocabulary Journals
10 Steps of Independance
Get your library organized before you leave this summer! "Organizing Your Classroom Library" reading classroom organization, classroom book checkout, school, classroom library checkout, organizing teacher classroom, librari book, classroom book organization, classroom library books, classroom libraries
Nice way to remind students of the vocab they learned from past texts
FREE! Long and Short Vowel Sorts. Create frog and toad containers, or use the sorting mats.
Differentiation Station Creations: Frog and Toad Freebie!
Free 7 syllable types handout and classroom poster set.
Classroom Freebies: 7 Syllable Types Posters
Upper Elementary Fun!: November Update!
Close reading annotations- I love the idea of boxing important vocabulary! Perfect for content, too.
Nonfiction Text Features
SECRET CODES~ Every little spy needs a way to send secret messages to their partner. Use this DIY printable decoder to write cryptic messages
Context Clue Strategies - Useful for any student that may have trouble with vocabulary while reading.