Guided reading strategy called "Say Something" allows teachers to see how students are thinking about their texts. Additionally, it provides students w/a tool to help them express their ideas about reading in meaningful ways.
Question of the Day by Teach Preschool - hv list of q's ready. stick on board day before so its the first thing they do when they walk in. could be any q or a q related to the theme or book of the day. e.g are you wearing buttons