Teaching theme - Discussion of which way to teach theme, as a "lesson" or as a single word. FRom Shut the Door and Teach: Teaching Theme: Facilitating Student Discussions

Teaching Theme: Facilitating Student Discussions

Theme anchor chart and the source looks really promising too! All Things Upper Elementary: Teaching Theme: Anchor Chart

Morning Meeting Question fo the day Wise Word Wednesday - respond to this quote #miss5thswhiteboard

Morning Meeting Question fo the day Wise Word Wednesday - respond to this quote writing prompt bell ringer

I made my OREO anchor chart! Great for opinion/persuasive writing!

Fact based opinion essay samples Check out our top Free Essays on Opinion Based Essay to help you write. Both essays use evidence, examples, or facts to explain a concept or to inform about.

Interactive Venn Diagrams: Keeps students engaged, allows for collaboration, and helps students build mental maps to better understand concepts. A great learning strategy for any content area or grade level!

FIND INSPIRATION (STEAL IDEAS)- Interactive Venn Diagrams: Keeps students engaged, allows for collaboration, and helps students build mental maps to better understand concepts. A great learning strategy for any content area or grade level!

This discussion leads us to the power of the word YET and how when we can't do something, we should say, "I can't do this YET" instead of "I can't do this."  See our class chart below for The Dot by Peter Reynolds // Two Reflective Teachers

Teach Your Child to Read - Two Reflective Teachers: Discussing Growth Mindset Early in the Year - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future.

Interactive Reading Notebooks

Interactive Reading Literature Notebooks ~ Teaching Literary Elements with Common Core Alignment for Grades Links to other grade level Reading Notebook packets.

Main Idea Anchor Chart--Worked great in my fifth grade classroom!

Main Idea

Disney Teachers: Note~ This anchor chart also reiterates the five finger rule. ("Give a hand to summarize") Main Idea Anchor Chart

New anchor chart for revise vs. edit. This is definitely an area my kids struggle with so we'll see how it works!

New anchor chart for revise vs. This is definitely an area my kids struggle with so we'll see how it works!

Teaching With a Mountain View: Teaching Main Idea Vs. Theme

Teaching Main Idea Vs. Theme

Common Core Lesson Ideas | On the Web with Roz Linder

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.

Paper plates: Venn Diagrams Great for writing a compare/contrast essay! It would also be great for reading comprehension.

Seriously - why have I never thought to use paper plates for Venn diagrams?
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