Step into Second Grade's Mrs. Lemons not only offers wonderful ideas on her web site, she creates a number of her own lessons and sells them on "Teachers Pay Teachers." Love this fraction project because everyone's pizza turn out differently. Very clever!
Students read & annotate. Students think & write, then talk w a partner. Teacher reads, then teacher reads & annotates. Students reread to find answers/evidence. Respond in writing citing evidence from the text.