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    Foldables in Composition Notebooks & other great ideas. Cool site

    • Brigit Burt

      Get in the Fold!: excellent foldable for getting to know characters in novels.. encourages kids to draw conclusions about characters based on what is not said explicitly and to site text to support how conclusions were drawn. #commoncore

    • Sandi Lyons

      A close reading lesson that addresses the Common Core Reading Standard RL-1 and 3 This has an activity with Homer P. Figg

    • Tara Ormond

      A close reading lesson that addresses the Common Core Reading Standard RL-1 and 3: Could this be a chain that unfolds where students could write each "chunk" of a sentence on one part and then write the meanings on flaps?

    • Stephanie Vitale

      Get in the Fold! A blog all about foldables, lots of Language Arts ideas and common core ideas...

    • Shelley Paschal

      A close reading lesson that addresses the Common Core Reading Standard RL-1 and 3

    • Jessica Barkve

      text evidence foldable Lots of good common core reading ideas on this site!

    • Lynn Hill

      Character Traits (This site has lots of Common Core ideas)

    • Julie Anderson Gustafson

      Interactive Notebooks: Character Traits

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