In the book, Total Literacy Techniques: Tools to Help Students Analyze Literature and Informational Texts, Pérsida Himmele & William Himmele, and Keely Potter share their own literary practices and journeys for helping students read independently and critically.
Great resource for a responsive classroom. Includes 100 morning meeting activities and other interactive "games" to build community in the classroom. Also "how it works" with elements of the approach and information on PBIS. Really really great resource.