How to Make Inferences with Magazine Pictures - This Reading Mama

Make Inferences with Magazine Pictures - This Reading Mama

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Upper Elementary Snapshots: Making the Most of Classroom Magazines

Making the Most of Classroom Magazines

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Lots of easy to implement ideas to help you teach informational text structures. Includes strategies to help your students identify description, cause and effect, order and sequence, compare and contrast, and problem and solution in reading.

Teaching Informational Text Structures

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Author's Purpose- Decide what the author's purpose for writing is. TONS of printable worksheets to teach literacy!

February FUN-Filled Learning!

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Giving Students Choices with Informational Text- great freebie for doing this!!

Giving Choices with Informational Text & A Freebie!

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Freebie with ideas for using Words Their Way in your classroom. Post includes free sorting cards, too!

Meaningful time

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One Stop Teacher Shop: Free Resources for Non-Fiction Texts and free center response sheets

One Stop Teacher Shop: Free Resources for Non-Fiction Texts

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I like how this anchor chart breaks down the different parts of a letter and has what is supposed to go in each part.

Letter Writing

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Reading Comprehension: 50+ Texts for Modeling Comprehension Strategies - This Reading Mama

50+ Books for Modeling Comprehension Strategies

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Links to about a hundred or so FREE task cards! It's amazing! {Working 4 the Classroom: It's a Balancing Act}

Working 4 the Classroom: It's a Balancing Act

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Books with a Clear Problem and Solution Text Structure ~ perfect for teaching comprehension and story writing with fiction | This Reading Mama

Books with a Clear Problem and Solution

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Have you seen Literactive? I am amazed by both the quality and quantity of guided reading books and learning activities on this free website!

Have you seen Literactive? Wow!

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Activity ideas for helping students write better sentences. Seriously, my kids NEED this!

Sentence Practice

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Working on 'b' and 'd' reversals.

Working on 'b' and 'd' reversals..and cute 100 yr. olds!

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Teaching Nonfiction Text Features: scavenger hunt

Textmapping: Worth the Work! (Teaching Nonfiction Text Features)

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Text Feature Anchor Chart - Use pictures from magazines to model different text features.

Text Feature Anchor Charts - Teaching Made Practical

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The students read the passage independently, then travel around the classroom answering the questions on butcher paper. There can be 3-4 stations with each station asking a question about a story element (i.e. one on characters, one on setting etc). Each stations has enough squares for each student in the class to write their answer. The question can be posted on the butcher paper, or on the wall. Students must support their answer with evidence from the story.

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Reading informational texts is emphasized now more than ever and the ability to understand and use text features is essential for this type of reading. The learning goals for this lesson and activities are for students to be able to: Describe what a text feature is. Locate and identify text features in a book, magazine or electronic device. Describe the purpose of different text features. Explain how various text features can help them as readers. $

Nonfiction Text Features - Clues to Understanding the Text

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Teacher has created long list of cartoon Pixar (and other) shorts to be used to teach reading strategies. She also has graphic organizers to go with them....Totally and completely amazing! What a great way to get (and keep) the kids' attention!

Technology Up to Speed: Movie Shorts and Reading Strategies

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This is a great way to help your students with the Dibels. Differentiated fluency centers - reading levels K-5. Can also be set up as a folder game. Perfect for your early finishers! $

Teach123 - tips for teaching elementary school: Fluency Centers

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teaching fables, FREE fable characteristics anchor chart

Monday Made It - teaching fables and more! - The Classroom Key

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I like how this anchor chart breaks down the different parts of a letter and has what is supposed to go in each part.

Mrs. Winter's Bliss: Letter Writing

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12 Incredible Resources for Struggling Readers - This Reading Mama

12 Incredible Resources for Struggling Readers

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Reading group or intervention game!

Reading Comprehension Worksheets & Activities

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henry and mudge

Henry and Mudge

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