Gabrielle Smith

Gabrielle Smith

Gabrielle Smith
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Commonly Misspelled Words

Commonly misspelled English words - Created by Your Dictionary, a super user-friendly online dictionary and thesaurus, the chart lists words that are most commonly misused and misspelled. Drives me nuts.

comma rules

Great chart with comma rules because use is one of the hardest things to grasp. Depending on what level I'm teaching, some of these comma rules may be too advanced.

Guided reading questions you can have your students ask as they're reading.

Next week I am going to start teaching finding the main idea in non-fiction texts. I will teach this in my guided reading groups as I find .

Using Higher Ordered Thinking Questions to  After Reading. These questions help students to dig deeper into the text in order to find evidence needed to support the answers to their questions. -CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.8.1a Come to discussions prepared, having read or researched material under study; explicitly draw on that preparation by referring to evidence on the topic, text, or issue to probe and reflect on ideas under discussion.

Higher order thinking questions after reading - Jennifer's Teaching Tools: Guided Reading.for those high readers!

tape my notes on half of their page and then have them make their own notes on the other half-  love this for interactive notebooks!

dandelions and dragonflies: Social Studies Interactive notes. I would change this to fit & gr ELA, but the general idea may still work.