Texts to Launch Readers Workshop (in the first weeks of school)
Teaching nonfiction text features using a "scavenger hunt"-style game keeps it engaging and encourages students to think of how and what the text feature teaches them.
good readers make mental images
launching reader's workshop
Great blog post about classroom library…with pics! Plus, FREE Genre Posters from Having Class in Third Grade
For My Classroom
Books that Make Kids WANT to Write ~ Awesome! (Thanks for Heather Early for this free list shared on Minds in Bloom.)
Good To Know
Reader's Workshop Contract...
Books for Comprehension Strategies! This website is a gold mine!!!!
School - Books