For all my teacher friends PIN THIS NOW!! Incredible reading management binder to track student progress. Every form you will need for assessing students and developing instruction. A great addition to your reading workshop management.
"Ormie" by Arc Productions - Fabulous little movie for teaching story elements, including plot . . . don't forget THEME! Fill in anchor chart with this short for character, setting, theme (all of which have been pretaught). USE SWB . . . graphic org? Explore plot together, rewatch and complete graphic for plot; fill in anchor chart.