Self-assessment strategy: students use cards to indicate how they are progressing through independent practice. This allows the teacher to intervene when necessary and gauge students' understanding of concepts.
Word Work activities that work for any vocabulary words. Perfect for use with Daily 5 or in literacy centers for upper elementary students. Just print, laminate, and place in your Word Work center for easy student instructions!
With this literacy tool kids will have a blast and boost up their skills in fluency as they practice 4 levels of comprehension, and are given tips and clues by an animated character named "Lefty." This relates back to the standard
Writing, Listening and Speaking, and Comprehension! Great mini videos each with their own list of suggested guiding questions and writing tasks. Built for elementary school but by changing the questions could be used in middle school.
I do Paint Chip Poetry, but I have kids use the names of the colors to integrate into their poems. This looks like fun -- I'll have to try it! Have kids draw them from a hat. They could practice descriptive writing using the color they draw.
Age Suitability: Prep - Grade 2 A phonic sounds poster which illustrates the various sounds made when learning to read and write. colourful, fun, and vibrant way for kids to learn, about the English language
Upper Elementary Snapshots: 3 Respond to Text Printables-FREE TO PRINT! This is focused on a third grade classroom, but there are other printables similar to these for other grade levels included as links!