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Daily 5 Work on Writing - Monthly resources for the whole year!

Put an interactive anchor chart in your small group centers! Kids will love being "the teacher" and you'll love the structure, engagement, and learning they provide!

Turn Mo Willems' Pigeon into a writing prompt! "Don't Let the Pigeon be the Principal/Substitute/Firefighter/ANYTHING you want!" It's a great activity that would be perfect, especially for reluctant writers!

Back to School Survival Tip from Laura Candler: Create a Class Handbook That Rocks! Learn helpful tips about what to include in it and download a free class handbook cover!

Stamina Strips to motivate students during silent reading- For each 15-20 minutes of successful silent reading (or whatever limit you determine), students earn a link on the chain. You can do this for the week, month, or however long you choose. (Photo only)

Sight Word Homework. Send home one page per week. Students read it, trace it, write it and write it without looking. Also includes flash cards for students to review the words.

Teach your students how to write powerful similes and metaphors, and how to turn them into comparison poems! Complete directions, sample poems, graphic organizers, and foldables included in this resource from Laura Candler. $

Books about Friendship - Recommended by Teachers

Writing with Anchor Text: Teaching students how to quote and paraphrase

Corkboard Connections: Easy Differentiation with Colored Folders - Terrific guest post by Kelly Witt with three easy ways to differentiate instruction

Best Technology Tools to Support Reading and Writing | Minds in Bloom

Netflix for kid's eBooks. Free forever to Teachers and Librarians!

FREE Bio Poems Made Easy from Laura Candler includes printables, graphic organizers, and directions. This freebie can be used in almost any subject area and it's FUN for kids!

6th Grade Common Core Reading Literature FREEBIES!

"Wild Dogs" - Animated Short by Catherine Hicks. Perfect for a lesson on inferencing!!

Fun Twist on Book Reports! - 5 Looks on a Book freebie which includes a list of 99 adjectives to go with any book

Back to School Survival Tip from Laura Candler: Create a Class Handbook That Rocks! Learn helpful tips about what to include in it and download a free class handbook cover!

Pictures make great writing prompts for even the most reluctant writers! Have them write a simple caption, full paragraph, or an entire page. It works!

This is a fun word work activity, even for older students! Each student changes one letter or adds a letter to create a new word.

~Reading Written Response Tips~Teaching students to compare texts at a deeper level in their written responses.

Runde's Room: Differentiation in Writing - Goal-Setting Clip Chart. I LOVE this side by sideCAFE strategies, but for writing. Brilliant!

10 Mentor Texts for Teaching Opinion Writing #CommonCore #OpinionWriting #performingineducation

Creating an inferred character sketch of a book character. Uses direct quotes from the text and background schema.

Writing Dialogue: use comics and have students rewrite the comic speech bubbles as dialogue. Freebie included! Young Teacher Love Blog by Kristine Nannini