Grades 4-8. Interactive Reading Notebooks: Informational Text  ~ Teaching Nonfiction Strategies for Common Core. Some topics: main idea, outlining nonfiction, summarizing, author's purpose, text structure (description, problem/solution, cause/effect, order/sequence, compare/contrast, persuasion techniques, primary and secondary sources, nonfiction text features. Includes Common Core Alignment and 14 original nonfiction passages for teaching each strategy. $9

Reading Interactive Notebook: Informational Text Activities

Grades Interactive Reading Notebooks: Informational Text ~ Teaching Nonfiction Strategies for Common Core.

Free Text Structures Graphic Organizer

ELA Standard RI Each student would construct a Text Structures Graphic Organizer to keep in their Expandafile. During our novel studies, students would use the organizer to determine the text structure of various pages, chapters, etc.

Cause and effect is one of those skills that some students just get and some need TONS of extra practice to really understand.

A freebie activity pack to introduce the cause & effect reading strategy. Contents: 2 Whole group/ independent work practice pages. If you give a mouse a cookie graphic organizer. Cause and effect definition flash cards.

Earth Day Flip Books: This teacher divided these booklets into 4 sections and topics.  Flip open each section and read what students wrote for each topic.

Read an informational text having to do with taking care of the earth. Students can write to a friend or family member about what they can do to take care of the earth. // Earth Day cause & effect booklet from First Grade Parade!

I love this anchor chart to teach non- fiction text structure. Not only does it give a description of each of the text structures, but it also provides a graphic organizer that can be used with each structure.

I love this anchor chart to teach non- fiction text structure. Not only does it give a description of each of the text structures, but it also provides a graphic organizer that can be used with each structure. by eve

Sequencing Bags; maybe to use when teaching how-to books to understand how to write steps in order

sequencing bags for everyday activities: pre-make this set of bags + offer to classroom teachers for independent work tasks.

What a great, concrete way to practice sequencing-- students sort pre-cut images of story events into separate parts of a divided tray.

What a great, concrete way to practice sequencing-- students sort pre-cut images of story events into separate parts of a divided tray. Use a 4 wells in a row tray

Freebie Cause and Effect Template that can be used with any book. ...

Freebie Cause and Effect Template that can be used with any book. Understanding their reading materials, especially engaging fiction

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