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Classroom Literacy Ideas

Classroom Literacy Ideas

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Blog Post on Using Picture Books for teaching THEME - Lists some great books!

Theme and Main Idea (Teaching With Blonde Ambition)

excellent blog with wonderful reading ideas, and shutterfly with 110 anchor charts for reading comprehension and story elements.

Thinking in Third!

Great to give to parents at the beginning of the year!

"What is Fluency? {FREE} Fluency Student Reference

Opinion Writing!

These word ladders were created with struggling first and second grade students in mind.This word ladder bundle includes the following activities:word ladder: AY/AI patternword ladder: EA patternword ladder: IGH pattern Students must analyze the clues in order to determine the next word on ladder.

Word Ladders: Vowel Digraphs (1st and 2nd grade)

Mrs. A's FIRST GRADE : Mama's Birthday Present

Mrs. A's FIRST GRADE : Mama's Birthday Present

This would be an excellent way to teach positional and directional words. Great craft for the classroom too!

The First Grade Parade: Direction, Position, & Maps

This is a 6-week unit that is broken down to day by day lessons. Each lesson contains directions for a mini lesson, independent work time, and share time. There is also an additional handout or guided practice activity for each of the lessons. You'll also find rubrics, monthly layout, suggested mentor texts, grammar integration with mentor sentences, and more! $

Common Core Narratives - A Complete Writing Unit

Use pirate eye patches to teach about the /ar/ sound!

the teacher wife: Pirates {and First Graders} say "ARRR!"

"The Garden" from Frog and Toad Together--great for modeling the CCSS 2.RL.6 about speaking in a different voice for each character's dialogue.

Bring your read alouds to life! Do something fun to get students involved in the book.

Secondgradealicious: End of the School Year Part 2!

Literacy and Laughter - Celebrating Kindergarten children and the books they love: Search results for snow

It’s hard to know what to say when kids struggle with reading out loud, but fluency practice can actually be a lot of fun! Read this blog for tips.

What to Do When Kids Don't Read Fluently

Shake the letters and see if you can make a CVC word ~ Love this simple free idea!

Kindergarten Rocks!: SHAKE OF THE DAY!

Top 25 Chapter Book Series Book Recommendations 1st-3rd Grade

Top 25 Chapter Book Series Book Recommendations 1st-3rd Grade

Word families center that is differentiated and so much fun {Tips for Building Reading Fluency blog post}

Miss Giraffe's Class: Tips for Building Reading Fluency

TGIF! - Thank God It's First Grade!: All About Books - Our Non-fiction Research Project!

First Grade Read Aloud Book Suggestions

Doing research papers with your students will be organized and SO easy with these themed sticky note planning pages! My first graders were guided ...

Sticky Note Research Projects

Sarah's First Grade Snippets: Research Writing First Grade Style

Sarah's First Grade Snippets: Research Writing First Grade Style

Color by consonant blends and so many other awesome R blends activities!

Sight word assessment. Words are typed into a power point so the kids don't get overwhelmed by the long list.

Extra Special Teaching: Sight Word Assessment (freebie)

Visualization- Students draw the Gruffalo while listening to the audio

Author's Purpose sort using Scholastic book orders

Literacy Without Worksheets

Author's purpose: PIE flap book

Author's Purpose Flap Book Printable