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Our elementary medieval unit study was packed full of fun and learning. Books, resources and great project ideas included.

Elementary Middle Ages Unit Study - Our Journey Westward

Mood and Tone Using Frozen Videos

165 Grade 6 Common Core Question Stems and Annotated Standards! A must have for true Common Core Lesson and Assessment planning! #commoncore #teaching

5 Simple Ways to Improve Reading Comprehension - This Reading Mama

5 Ways to Improve Reading Comprehension

citing evidence; 3 columns; Direct Quote, Paraphrase, Idea from my own Mind...then discuss or write on which method best answers the question, should be eye opener for direct quote or citing text evidence

Teaching in Room 6: Digging in to Find Evidence

Learning Target Posters, Data Tracking, & Goal Setting Bundle for All 6th Grade ELA Standards: Based on the research of Marzano, this bundle provides everything you need for posting and tracking your learning targets! This bundle combines our Learning Target Posters and ELA Standards Chart for 6th Grade and Data Tracking and Goal Setting for 6th Grade ELA. Save 20% off the price of buying separately when you purchase our bundle!

Main Idea Gangnam style OMG students are going to love this!!!!! They certainly will NEVER forget what the main idea is!!!

10 Things Struggling Readers Need | This Reading Mama

10 Things Struggling Readers Need

Use the short story, “The Black Cat” by American Gothic/Dark Romantic writer Edgar Allan Poe, to teach your students the elements of literary analysis, get them thinking deeply about the text, and provide opportunities for real-world connections via an actual newspaper article/activity detailing a similar crime.

Nice list of character traits.

Show Me the Evidence strips: These have great evidence stems to help students cite specific evidence in their written responses/discussions.

6th grade reading list. Fiction and nonFiction

PlainedgeMiddleSchool - 6th Grade

The BEST, NEW Elementary & Middle Grade (& YA) Books for Fall 2012

New! Historical fiction book recommendations for Literature Circles on Laura Candler's Teaching Resources website. Visit this page to read recommendations by teachers who have used these books with their students. You'll find links to where you can find more information on each title.

Historical Fiction Books for Literature Circles

Parent Note explaining how to Find Evidence

Growing Firsties: Finding Text Evidence Freebie

{freebie} a cute poster that includeds four questions which encourage student to support their thinking with evidence from the text!

Free: The Evidence Based Terminology guide includes the formal language students must use when citing text evidence.

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Flip It Freebie~ Helps students practice using the question as part of the answer and proving answers with text evidence. Awesome!

Flip It!- RL 2.1, 3.1, 4.1 Ask and Answer Questions Freebie!

Mood vs. Tone Anchor Chart

Great blog post about classroom library…with pics! Plus, FREE Genre Posters from Having Class in Third Grade

Having Class: Classroom Libraries - Freebie Alert!

Book Blind Date. This is super cool.

Great ideas for your reader's notebooks!

Following My Heart to First Grade: Our Reader's Notebooks

Great chart of actions that show characters' feelings. #writing tips (Sometimes we need an elementary school chart to bring us back to the basics)

A Huge List of Great Chapter Books to Read with Your Kids!

Favorite Books to Read Aloud to Your Kids

Charts, charts, and more charts!