Team Building activities...family reunion games, back to school, youth activities.
For all my teacher friends-repin!!! Books listed by reading strategy - inferring, synthesizing, making connections, etc.
Higher Order questioning for students to ask each other
Entire Pinboard of Photographs to use when working on Inference!
10 Ways to Compare and Contrast from Minds in Bloom
Idioms ~ Don't Take It Literally
Grab these Idiom cards (free download) as a companion to the StoryLines (free) app!
improving Executive Function
Defining Executive Functioning
Idiom of the Week- A School Year of Idioms!
Executive function | Areas and Strategies
A cute online game for inference...given a clue or clues, try to guess the answer...press check when you type in an answer to see if you are correct.
Die Bälle müssen von einem Kübel in den andern, ohne dass einer heraushüpft. Das wichtige ist: Alle müssen zusammenarbeiten!
Amazing website... it gives specific books for whatever strategy you are teaching!
Sentence starters to express thoughts
Post It Note Relay - give each team 2 packs of Post It Notes and see who can get all of them to stick to their person first
a cute way to practice inference
GREAT guided reading website! So many ideas! Blank running records pages, guided reading binder inserts and much ,much ,more!
Team building activity using paper plates and pasta!
Reader's Workshop Mini Lessons on launching workshop sorted by grade level. It's ABSOLUTELY amazing. Use the curriculum link on the district's home page to locate the workshop informtaion.