Writing: "Digging Deeper" visual aid to encourage detailed sentences - from Mrs. Hiner's Headlines
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Writing: "Digging Deeper" anchor chart
"Digging Deeper" visual aid to encourage detailed sentences - could be adapted for verbal expression
Mrs. Hiner's Headlines: "Digging Deeper" Great for descriptive writing!
I love this idea :)
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Teaching My Friends!: Crafting Power Sentences - great ideas to improve writing
Crafting power sentences - anchor chart for teaching writing
Great for Language Arts.
Thrasher's Fifth Grade Rockstars
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Fluent readers poster by Bonnie Thrasher
Fluent readers anchor chart
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Thrasher's Fifth Grade Rockstars: July 2012
Fluent readers...This will also lead you to a blog with other cute language arts ideas.
Writing Goals chart - add to it as you teach new concepts. The bottom pocket has a reflection sheet that students attach to a writing piece to prove they met the goal. This is completed before they move their clip to a new goal.
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Goal setting clip chart
Differentiation in Writing - Goal-Setting Clip Chart - Rundes Room
Use similar idea to show curriculum objectives or indicators? Writing Goals chart - add to it as you teach new concepts. The bottom pocket has a reflection sheet that students attach to a writing piece to prove they met the goal. This is completed before they move their clip to a new goal.
Good idea outcomes for writers workshop whole class lessons
Runde's Room: Differentiation in Writing - Goal-Setting Clip Chart - LOVE this idea! I wish she had them already made for first grade!
This is an awesome blog for mini-lesson ideas for reading workshops. Mini-lessons are important components of reading workshops because they model the skills teachers want their students to acquire and practice.
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Great info on how she runs Reader's Workshop
Newspaper/Photocopy of text + Black marker = Instant poetry Have some fun with your kids with this Blackout Poetry plan. Let your creative side take control and be dazzled by the results. Come take a look at this free step-by-step instructional lesson. Guaranteed to get even the most-reluctant student to give poetry a try. FREE!
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*FREE* Here is a simple checklist for students to use when editing their longer writing assignments. Can be used by either the student themselves or by a peer editor. The editing is broken down into three sections to check: Mechanics, Grammar, and Style.
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A simple checklist for students to use when editing their longer writing assignments. Can be used by either the student themselves or by a peer editor. The editing is broken down into three sections to check: Mechanics Grammar Style
Editing Check List
Poetry Towers. I've done this as 'story towers'. The kids loved it!
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different display idea!
Cool way to display things with limited wall space
12 Power Words anchor chart.
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12 Power Words anchor chart. "ACADEMIC LANGUAGE"
12 Power Words Students Should Learn #vocabulary
12 Power Words anchor chart --> academic vocabulary
for interactive notebooks next year!!
Research tells us students learn more when we get them up and moving. Why not try to eradicate those common grammar errors with a little bit of fun--try it out with Grammar Games!
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"Class Brain" Activity. Each pipecleaner has a "thought" attached. Connect more and more pipecleaners over time to show related concepts and the way information connects in the brain. Read the full article for more activity ideas! (--Diane Dahl, M.S. Ed., "For the Love of Teaching" blog)
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For the Love of Teaching: Wildly Successful Metacognition Lesson
Think-pair-share is an easy, simple cooperative learning strategy that quickly adds more student engagement to a lesson. These tips will help you get the most from it.
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I use think pair shares all the time! So stoked to get to use them again...
Think-pair-share is an easy, simple cooperative learning strategy that quickly adds more student engagement to a lesson.
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A quick reference / trick to help knife which to use in correct #English #grammar: WHO or WHOM
10 Grammar Mistakes: Teaching the difference between who and whom. !!!
Every unit is all ninja, all the time. Ninja jokes, ninja facts, ninja stories. Students will have a riot of a time learning about Commas in a Series! FREE POWERPOINT by Created for Learning
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Every unit is all ninja, all the time. Ninja jokes, ninja facts, ninja stories. Students will have a riot of a time learning about Commas in a Series! FREE POWERPOINT by Created for Learning. Middle school, high school
Grammar Ninja Freebies!!!
Changed my word of the week pocket chart from elementary school into a ROOT word pocket chart to be more appropriate for teaching vocabulary in middle school.
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Maybe use for prefix/suffixes. Changed my word of the week pocket chart from elementary school into a ROOT word pocket chart to be more appropriate for teaching vocabulary in middle school.
This teacher changed her Word- of-the-Week pocket chart into a ROOT-of-the-Week pocket chart to meet the needs of her older students!
Interactive Grammar Organizers make a great lap book! Organizers may also be used in an interactive notebook. $
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Interactive Grammar Organizers make a great lap book! Organizers may also be used in an interactive notebook. $ TPT
Interactive Grammar Lapbook $5
Use in the target language with grammar rules?
Interactive Grammar organizers. I like the pockets to keep a chart or mini book handy.
LOVE this! I know what my grammar project shall be this year!
My Adventures Teaching Junior High English: Plot
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My Adventures Teaching : Plot, Interactive Notebooks ...middle school english blog link
10: Poster My Adventures Teaching (blog) : Teaching plot sequence... Interactive Notebook
Reading: Teaching plot with a flip book.
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Plot foldable in Interactive Notebook with definitions of elements! Students could make one of their own for their interactive notebooks. This could also be used as an anchor chart to complete as a class.
This would be a good visual for any type of essay where evidence or examples are needed.
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Persuasive Writing Graphic Organizer
I use this with my students for Argument writing and add an additional box for the counter claim.
Persuasion writing using a brace map
Academic Conversation Posters - Teaching Students Essential Skills like Collaboration and Communication. Mrs. Brosseau's Binder blog.
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Teach kids how to talk to one another. Academic Conversation Posters - Teaching Students Essential Skills like Collaboration and Communication. Mrs. Brosseau's Binder blog.
Great prompts to help students summarize, provide evidence from text, and challenge ideas.
Two Reflective Teachers: Social Issues Book Club Unit
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Expectations for book club conversations
Fourth Grade Studio: Learning, Thinking, Creating: Thinking Deeply About Text, The Great Kapok Tree
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The Teacher Studio: Learning, Thinking, Creating: Thinking Deeply About Text
Two Reflective Teachers: Social Issues Book Club Unit: Part Two