First Grade Reading
Teaching Main Idea Vs. Theme
Teaching With a Mountain View: Teaching Main Idea Vs. Theme
Fountas and Pinnell & NWEA Data Wall great for goal setting with students! Created by my hubby :)
Reading Assessment Board NWEA vs. Fountas and Pinnell K-5
Gearing Up for Guided Reading. FREEBIE Guided Reading Binder to help keep you organized! I use velcro tags for my students names so that I can easily move them from group to group when needed. A couple of October Freebies also in this post!
MAIN IDEA~ Each bag has a unified group of items. Students unpack bag and write down the main idea and "supporting details." Great hands-on activity!
The Teacher in Me: Main Idea and Supporting Details Fun Activity
Tacky and the Winter Games - Test Prep FREEBIE #Teach123
Excellent Reader's Workshop Mini Lessons sorted by grade level...*****This is AMAZING!!! I LOVE it!
Each child gets a list, a clip board, a pencil, and one flash card (on a headband). Then the students roam around the room reading sight words. They draw a line from their peer's name to the sight word they read off their peer's forehead, until they figure out which one is on their own head. :)
Hurray for FDK!: Head Hunters Sight Word Game
TEACHERS! This is a great video explaining different parts of a non-fiction book: headings, sub-headings, captions, diagrams, glossary, the difference between fiction and non-fiction etc. The video is 6:32 long.
Read Tennessee- this site is full of helpful information
Guided Reading Anecdotal Notes (Free)- these look so amazing for a little "checkup" on each student!