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Love this idea. Great Vocab builder!

Other ways to say & - a Prof. I had last semester actually did this when she taught high school and the results amazed her! As the school year progresses, you can also use this technique with other words that students tend to abuse in your classroom.

There are some great 2nd Grade anchor charts on this site --  by the Groovy Grandma!

This is a neat way to teach verbs - Grade Smarty-Arties taught by the Groovy Grandma!: Compare and Contrast, Plural Nouns anchor chart, fall art

Vocabulary notebook.   Has great features that helps students understand the word and how to use itl

bulletin board In This Classroom. Vocabulary notebook - Cannot tell you how much I love this idea! Really like the Root word, prefix and.

Synonyms for  "said".

Lessons with Laughter: Reading &Writing Notebooks. New Covers! - Used this this year. Great source - Made smaller ones and laminated them into my students writing folders.

Paint Chip Story. Paint samples often have unique and interesting names such as Western Sand, Beach Basket, and Mermaid Tear. These names make the perfect story-starters to inspire creative storytelling. Have kids choose five color samples with intriguing names to write a story from.

Practice Paint Sample Storytelling

For older kids-- Practice Paint Sample Storytelling - Paint samples often have unique and interesting names such as Western Sand, Beach Basket, and Mermaid Tear. These names make the perfect story-starters to inspire creative storytelling.

Prove it! Cite evidence to strengthen your point. High school English bulletin board

Anchor Cuff Matte

Prove it! Cite evidence to strengthen your point. High school English bulletin board - could definitely work for elementary (love the book pages as the background)

Plot and theme anchor charts

What is Plot? Adventures of a Grade Teacher: anchor charts, I remember learning this in middle school and think that I could even start it in my grade classroom. Visuals will be extremely beneficial for my students.

How to write words anchor chart--perfect for students to refer to during interactive writing time!

Writing chart for spelling/ LOVE this especially the speech bubble part of what Writers don't say! My students are ALWAYS asking how to spell a word. LOVE LOVE LOVE this!

Just write Journal time Anchor chart on Smartboard.  Can embed music to stimulate writing.  Build stamina. by Becknboys

Great site for anchor charts writing expectations. Quiet writing time with fun music was one of the MOST peaceful times in my classroom this year. The kids loved it. Love this chart to introduce the expectations for it.

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Great resource for paragraph changes. It bugs me so badly when writers don't change paragraphs when there's a new speaker.

Interactive Grammar Organizers make a great lap book! Organizers may also be used in an interactive notebook. $

Interactive Grammar Organizers

Interactive Grammar Organizers make a great lap book! Organizers may also be used in an interactive notebook. Idea for word work have students create their own grammar book

Following Optimism in 2nd Grade: Lots and lots of anchor charts...

Ten Pin Linky - Writing Ideas

LETTER WRITING-This is a great poster to show students how to write a letter and what they terms are called for each part of the letter. I would definitely use this in my classroom to show students the proper way to write a letter.