First Chapter Books [Series About Boys]. Always looking for fun early chapter books to add to our library collection. This is a great list of current books with boys as the main character. Note: girls will like these books too! Early Chapter Books For Boys, Schools, Boys Book Series, Fun Reading For Boys, Book Lists Early Chapter Boys, First Chapter Books For Kids, Kids Book, Book List Early Reader, Chapter Book For Boys
List of early chapter book series about boys
pick your brain art....beg of year all about me/schema art
Schema, great anchor chart!
Building A Reader At Home - Parent Handout - Reading Strategies for Parents
Seusstastic Classroom Inspirations: Daily 5 Chapter 5 Book Study
This packet contains colorful posters to teach 14 non-fiction text features!-guide words-title page-table of contents-index-glossary...
Use paint sticks and velcro to make an activity of putting things in order; could also use for an individual schedule for kids who move to multiple rooms-- very portable! Visual Schedules, Autism Classroom Ideas, Sequencing Activities, Painting Sticks, For Kids, Autism Visual Schedule, Picture Schedule, Individual Schedule, Portable Classroom
love this idea!....Use paint sticks and velcro to make an activity of putting things in order; could also use for an individual schedule for kids with autism-- very portable!
Differentiated Instruction - Choice Boards...might be nice to keep something like this handy in the classroom to be more constantly cognizant of differentiating instruction Differentiated Instructions, Choice Boards, Schools Stuff, Teaching Ideas, Multiple Intelligences, Choice Menu, Third Grade, Classroom Ideas, Multiplication Intelligence
Differentiated Instruction - Choice Boards. Very cool!
Non fiction text features
partner reading- "how do partners talk about books" (DIG DEEP!)
Wemberly Worried. Kevin Henkes.
Wemberly Worried. Kevin Henkes.
Fluency 1 - Work on expression and fluency by having the students read a paragraph after choosing one of these cards that gives them a different voice or action to do while reading. It keeps their attention while they're learning different ways to read. Or you can use this to help kids remember the spelling for sight words Sight Words, Words Wall, Words Work, Languages Art, Wall Words, Word Walls, Spelling Practice, Spelling Words, Sight Word Wall
Whole Brain Teaching
fiction, nonfiction anchor chart- helps the kids see the differences; I would add that fiction is something that could happen and non-fiction is something that has actually happened if it's a story. My students think "not real" means "could never happen" Nonfiction Anchors, Anchor Charts, Languages Art, Fiction Nonfiction, Fiction Writing, Classroom Ideas, First Grade, Anchors Charts, Fiction Book
Fiction and Non Fiction poster
Strategies for Reading Comprehension in the Elementary Setting-Site with lots of ideas for explicit instruction in comprehension. This is one of their many suggestions: Chart ofr keeping track "Inference-Evidence" Ideas, Charts, Classroom Literacy, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Comprehension Strategies, Reading Inferences, Reading Schools, Inferencing
For students who struggle with concepts such as inferring this is a great way of developing that skill. What do you see, what do you know, and create a new meaning or inference. Inferring is a skill that is necessary for all reading. Making Inferences, Paper Bags, Anchor Charts, Schools Stuff, Teaching Ideas, Inferences Lessons, Languages Art, Classroom Ideas, Anchors Charts
Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits: Big Books bin
I really like this site - covers K-5 with lots of hands on center ideas
FREEBIE! This packet contains resources that focus on some of the Daily 5 ideas. Rubrics, bookmarks, anchor chart templates and more. PLEASE follow me if you like this FREEBIE!
Free 26 page word work packet!!!