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Anchor Charts in Spanish

Learning in Two Languages : Anchor Charts in Spanish

Textual Evidence Anchor Charts, perfect for upper elementary

We Are Teachers

I was SO lucky to have an amazing teacher in high school that taught me how to do this. I honestly am depressed at the quality of writing my college students turn in to me. I think I may teach them this as well.

Diagramming Sentences


Growth Mindset #education


Diary of a Worm - A great mentor text for an animal research unit. The students write diary entries for their chosen animal.

Books for Journal Writing Prompts and Inspiration -- Examples of Journaling in the Best Children's Books

Draw It! | 21 Cool Anchor Charts To Teach Close-Reading Skills

21 Cool Anchor Charts To Teach Close-Reading Skills

Great organizer when you want students to come up with questions or ponderings about a story or particular subject--could use for group discussion too! (Free Download)

graphic organizer for English teachers--Mood vs. Tone Worksheet

The Difference Between Mood and Tone

How Music can Change a Film: single scene from Pirates of the Caribbean, with different types of music applied.

Fixed vs. growth mindset.

Read with a Pen Annotating Marks

Read with a Pen -- Secondary update.pdf - File Shared from Box

Here are some ways to ask questions early to assess understanding.

Did my students learn anything?

Read with Number the Stars - Compare/Contrast

Reading Is Thinking: Compare and contrast

i want this in my classroom!

Add a little fun to your current unit with this easy-to-use handout that can be used with ANY reading assignment. Click HERE for print-and-teach materials!

Click HERE for a fun writing lesson. Just print and teach! #thesaurus

Evolving English Teacher: Image Annotation: A Close Reading Strategy with a Twist

Vocab Review

5 Minute Content and Vocab Review, Reflection

increase student engagement reference guide. I especially like the movement portion and 10:2 rule.

Point of View reading interactive notebook, CCSS, poster

Inferencing foldable. Ahhhhhhh love it center idea to practice practice practice

Following My Heart to First Grade: Our Reader's Notebooks

If a student disagrees or wants to counter a claim, these sentence starters are a good way to keep the discussion engaging and positive.