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Enjoy this freebie from my newly revised Wild Things unit. Thanks! Deanna Jump www.teacherspayte....

Teaching first graders how to write and how to revise their writing has been quite of a challenge for all first grade teachers I have had the opportuni...

TEXT TO WORLD CONNECTIONS. It's important that we are continuously making worldly connections to everything that we do in the classroom. We want our students to see how beneficial their academia is to their lives in the long run. Even a worksheet as simple as this can spark a lot of conversation, just simply when reading a book. - Kaitlyn Griep

During reader's workshop we used the book The Snowy Day to respond to literature. Here are some of the activities we did. We made text-to-self connections. They drew Peter in the snow and then they drew themselves in the snow. They loved this activity.

I could adapt this format for text to self, text, and world.

Reading Workshop--Good graphic organizers for comprehension

love this visual, will help my kindergarteners understand more easily what I'm asking them to do

This is perfect! How many times do kids just make random connections that get them away from the text instead of into it?

Making Connections -- love these explanations on connecting text to self, other texts and the world around you.

FREEBIE: Are these not the cutest posters!?! Look how she linked them together with ribbon. LOVE! First Grade Fever!

First Grade Fever!: Wacky Weather FREEBIE!