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Teaching- Lang. Arts

Writing begets writers beget writing, and so forth.

10 Steps to Becoming a Better Writer (Poster) - Copyblogger

Practice stretching out sentences with these fun writing activities! Students are given a short phrase, and then they have to stretch the sentence out by adding more information to it. These writing activities can be used in writing workshop, writing centers, or just extra practice.

Stretch The Sentence

Great for teaching Characterization in reading unit. Have students create words about themselves with silhouettes or portraits!

Teaching Character Traits in Reader's Workshop |

FREEBIE: Memory Twists is a "Keep It Fresh! Writing Center" and is totally FREE. Students begin writing a personal narrative and then "twist" the memory into fiction!

Movie clips organized by genre, mood, setting, etc. Great tool for introducing a variety of elements for reading, writing, and even character ed!

Friendship Movies & Film Clips:

185 pages , divided into focused units that will create a comprehensive vocabulary, affixes and spelling patterns lessons in grades 3-8. Eight unit...

5th grade writing classroom organization | BALANCEDLITERACYDIET :: index :: Balanced Literacy Diet

BALANCEDLITERACYDIET :: index :: Balanced Literacy Diet

This would be a great poster for 4th and 5th grade classrooms! It can help students continually understand the difference between editing and revising and what similarities they have as well! Great resource for the classroom walls!

Revising vs. Editing

This is a great pin. This poster explains in detail "What Plot is?". This colorful poster is a great way for students to remember how to explain plot. I would post this poster in the reading corner, so it can serve as a constant reminder to students as they continue to read.

Following My Heart to First Grade: anchor charts

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Ideas for teaching when to start a new paragraph - this pin goes to a product but I pinned it as an example of ideas to add to an anchor chart on this topic

Did you know Vistaprint has Rack Cards? Check mine out!

Reading Log Freebie, perfect for at home reading!

Fourth and Ten: Reading Response Home Reading Log {Freebie}

The Middle School Mouth: Interactive Notebooks - Yet Again . . . thinking about doing this with my 8th grade combo class next year....could we do a math one, too?

The Middle School Mouth: Interactive Notebooks - Yet Again

Need a quote for an assignment, newsletter, or inspiration? Check out this site that has quotes chosen especially for the classroom - nothing inappropriate or irrelevant. Makes it way easier to find the quote YOU need.