Step In! Step Out! - Teaching students to analyze a story by "stepping in" and "stepping out."

Stuff Students Say and Other Classroom Treasures: Literacy

Teaching students how to answer short answer questions.

Teaching in Room 6: Story Wheels - students respond to a fictional text in six sections.

What to Do When Your Child Can't Remember What He Reads | easy comprehension strategies | @Scholastic

Take a picture of students and have them make a mask for their pictures. Add a straw and have students fill out a dive into summer story.

After reading Hey Little Ant, students write letters to the "ant bully" persuading him not to step on the ant!

Trying a new idea to promote kindness in the classroom -Student Shout Outs

Great Step-by-step anchor chart for citing evidence and making inferences.

Luminous Learning Summer #Math Boosters workbook contains 30 expertly crafted lessons to help students succeed and prepare for the next grade. Built-in supports such as visual aids, step-by-step directions, and clear examples guide students as they practice and master essential math skills. A great resource for students with learning disabilities!

Method for teaching kids to support opinions with evidence.

Sticky Note Bookmarks--Great way for students to faux annotate while they read books.

Great anchor

Teach students to celebrate differences and appreciate each other with the book Unique Monique. Lots of terrific ideas in this guest blog post about how to create a caring classroom family.

A Love for Teaching: beginning of the year. I want to give this to kids at the open house to bring on the first day!

Great info graphic reminder of the steps of teaching a new skill or behavior. Instruct, Model, Practice, Praise

Teaching Students to Ask Questions Before, During, and After Reading with This Is Not My Hat. Great blog post!

Have students pick out a picture special to them...then have them write about being "frozen in that moment." what is going on during that time tht picture was taken? Great writing idea!!

Luminous Learning Summer #Math Boosters workbook contains 30 expertly crafted lessons to help students succeed and prepare for the next grade. Built-in supports such as visual aids, step-by-step directions, and clear examples guide students as they practice and master essential math skills. A great resource for students with learning disabilities!

A center organizer that ISNT a pocket chart!!