iPhone Stuff Gallery: Grade Reading Literature Graphic Organizers for Common Core- make into permanent anchor chart- use Narrative Elements Brace Map. Especially like the personal response for opinion writing :)
Help students learn about the features of nonfiction and compare those features to fictional texts that they are more familiar with. They fill out this sheet each time they read a nonfiction story and it helps them see trends in nonfiction.
Book in a day. This reminds me of something my mom used before we went to school (and when we did our three years of homeschool). This is a great idea to get kids to retain morals of stories and to exc