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    Story maps help student pull the story apart and figure out what what it's all about. Some may think that this is unimportant to teach students in higher elementary grades but students still need to "learn to read" not only "read to learn" from kindergarten to middle school and beyond. This learning doesn't just stop once readers have a firm grasp on how to read.



    • T A

      Reusable laminated story map - use sticky notes to add the specifics for the story. (Chalk Talk: A Kindergarten Blog)

    • Lauren K.

      Great alternative for the print-and-post stuff I normally do. Turn a routine weekly story map (to go along w/ textbook story) into a routine weekly anchor chart! Add in vocabulary words, spelling words, and let kids help make it... then they'll actually pay attention to it. :)

    • Melissa Stephan

      Blank Story Elements map | story map for reading comprehension activities. laminate blank ...

    • Britt B

      Kat's Classroom Crafts: Language Arts.. Do this with 5Ws and How questions!

    • Jessica Picasso

      Story Map Anchor Chart {laminate and use sticky notes}

    • Rebecca Kliebert

      Great idea for when I teach reading again!

    • Megan Dee

      Ideas for the classroom---read aloud

    • Kristie Yeary

      Classroom idea

    • Kaileh Gupton

      Reading idea

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