MobyMax Reading Skills is a FREE Curriculum for K-8 Schools that helps students analyze complex informational texts. Students learn how to explain key ideas and details, understand the structure of informational texts, integrate knowledge and ideas, and use evidence to support points. MobyMax covers all K-8 subjects and is specifically designed for teachers. Use MobyMax for free by clicking the image above!
Common Core Classrooms: Reading Detectives - Non Fiction Graphic Organizer. Great organizer for students to understand the main ideas in non-fiction books.
Fantastically Fun and Fresh Fourth Grade Ideas: Using Picture Books to Teach "Making Inferences"
Here's a model of the Nonfiction Reading Strategy Graphic Organizer. After reading nonfiction books or articles, this graphic organizer helps students summarize what they have learned.
Four types of writing teaching
Preparing for the Common Core change!
Guided Reading Printables - Love the velcro reading level file folder idea!