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Kindergarten/ Story Elements

Kindergarten/ Story Elements

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The Author's Purpose Tree Map. Love this idea to chart books we have read in class. #daily5

Timeouts and Tootsie Rolls: Author's Purpose

MAIN IDEA~ Each bag has a unified group of items. Students unpack bag and write down the main idea and "supporting details." Great hands-on activity!

The Teacher in Me: Main Idea and Supporting Details Fun Activity

Let's Talk About Books! linky

Mrs Jump's class: Let's Talk About Books! linky

visualizing... Would be awesome if teacher read this aloud to class, then students had to draw what they thought the giant looked like, based on what they heard.

Welcome to Room 36!: mental images

Main Idea Song From Reading Learning Upgrade

Mrs Jump's Class: Froggy Fun! Character Analysis chart

Mrs Jump's class: Froggy Fun!

First Grade Fairytales: TBT & A Valentine Mental Images Freebie!

First Grade Fairytales: TBT & A Valentine Mental Images Freebie!

Mental images-great lesson


Growing Kinders: Mental Images with great poem to go with the lesson!

Growing Kinders: Mental Images

Improve reading comprehension skills - Making this a routine to ask students "What are you thinking?" and, in the beginning, they must respond with one of these prompts

Online Reading Comprehension Software Programs from Gemm Learning

Week 1 Teaching sequencing with Humpty Dumpty

Life in First Grade: November 2012

Fantasy vs. Reality - Repinned by

The First Grade Jungle

Fantasy vs reality chart

Week 1:!Key details in nonfiction - what is this book teaching?: "where are they?" "how do they do it?" "what do they do?" "who or what is the book about?"

Non-Fiction, Non-Problem

This is great! I bet my students would really understand story structure with this chart!

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Use with post-it notes for any story - I'm making this today. Post -it notes can be stored for assessment and portfolios later

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story map for reading comprehension activities. laminate blank template poster + use boardmaker communication boards to have students organize vocab/story info into appropriate categories.

Teaching mental images...visualizing

Growing Kinders: Mental Images

Lists of books that work well for modeling each comprehension strategy:)

Reading Mentor Texts

Live, Love, Laugh Everyday in Kindergarten: FREEBIE!

Live, Love, Laugh Everyday in Kindergarten: Tax Break Sale!!!

First, next, then, last... HILARIOUS! (4:20)

Amazing website... it gives specific books for whatever strategy you are teaching!

a cute way to practice inference

StrongStart: What is it? A Guessing Game