I’m always looking for ways to promote my students to read more Non-Fiction texts. One fun way I’ve accomplished this in my classroom is by having “Fun Fact Friday!” Throughout the week, I encourage my students to read Non-Fiction texts (at home and in school) in search of really interesting facts. Once they find a...Read More »
Using "Fun Facts" to Promote Non-Fiction Reading! - One Stop Teacher Shop
Yet by mholtzen I started using the word “Yet” with my students a couple years ago. When a child says, “But I don’t get it,” or “I can’t do this,” which happens often in my land of perfectionists, I add the word, “Yet” to the end of their declaration.
Quote wall in my classroom- throughout the school year my students and I hang quotes that are inspiring, funny, or that we discover in our reading. Sometimes student work makes it on the wall. At the end of the year each student got to choose something from the wall to take home and keep.