7 Amazing Anchor Charts | Scholastic.com The Teacher: Teresa Potosky, first-grade teacher, Dumont, New Jersey, and blogger at A Cupcake for the Teacher The Inspiration: “We create our anchor charts as a class,” says Potosky, who worked with her students to produce these charts while studying a unit that covered nouns and adjectives. “My students give me words or pictures to include. Often, they will give me ideas that never even crossed my mind.
This could be used at home to help students with their homework when writing sentences. This is a perfect page for your child to use as a visual to improve their sentences as they are writing. As I started to teach adjectives in my classroom, I felt like my students needed a visual to remind them of what an adjective is.
National Poetry Month idea? Have a container full of words (nouns, verbs, adjectives, etc.) and also residents to mix and match them. They could be hung by pins or Velcro. Perhaps once a week residents could vote for their favorite poem?