Ideas for Interactive Notebook- great blog
A list of ways kids can use sticky notes to record their thinking while reading - their metacognition....
Inference-This is an awesome Pixar short for reinforcing or introducing the skill of inference. allow students to watch the entire film (5 minutes) then replay it, stopping to ask inference questions.
77 cents aprons from Home Depot tied to a chair...independent book bags next year. obsessed!
nonfiction reading response
Excellent Reader's Workshop Mini Lessons sorted by grade level
The Clever School Teacher: Book lists complied by reading strategies, writing traits, and common core!!!
This was made for SmartBoard, but could easily be turned into a poster or pocket chart.