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Anchor chart idea: Students looked over a variety of books, then compared and contrasted them. After table discussions, the class generated a list comparing fiction to nonfiction.

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Five Ways to Improve Your Reading Climate for Friday

I like the idea of real vs fake reading so that students understand the expectations during independent reading

Nonfiction Text Features Poster - Positively Primary - TeachersPayTeachers.com

FREE Single-page legal-sized poster illustrating common text features found in nonfiction texts. 2 pgs, From Positively Primary.

Common Core Made Easy | Scoop.it

Common Core is all about evidence! Standard One for all grades is all about showing the evidence! This is a great Anchor Chart for Textual Evidence Sentence Starters- I would modify the language required for upper elementary and middle school students.