FREE [Guided Reading Plans] for Nonfiction Texts... English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading 3rd, 4th, 5th Lesson Plans (Individual), Guided Reading Books, Nonfiction Book Study I use short nonfiction texts in my guided reading groups to teach nonfiction skills in the context of Social Studies topics. It makes integrating ELA and Social Studies so simple.
'Teacher Time' basket. Use this during guided reading and teacher groups. It has comprehension cards, character elements, fiction and non-fiction feature cards, post its, bloom's buttons, reading strategy cards...EVERYTHING!!
Journeys 3rd Grade - This mini bundle contains a variety of activities from the Journeys Third Grade Unit 1 first story “A Fine, Fine School”, humorous fiction. This can be used to teach, re-teach, practice or assess the vocabulary and comprehension of this story. FREE!!
This unit was developed for my first grade intervention class. It can be modified to work in Kindergarten or second grade as needed. I always begin the lesson with the word wall vocabulary words. They each have a corresponding picture to aid in meaning recognition.