Here's the man in the middle of US map. This is a good tool to help students remember where these midwestern states are located. My grade teacher called this Mr. Mimal and to this day I know all my states and capitals
Included in this post is a reading genres poster. This poster is designed to help students identify different genres. Additionally, the poster compares genres and encourages students to explore new genres.
This is a fun, motivating activity that can be used in conjunction with Accelerated Reader or with any other program in your classroom. Students read across genres and record their AR scores to get BINGO.