anchor chart to support students in a systematic way of monitoring their own thinking during reading. Students can utilize these thinkmarks by using post-it note flags or other such tools with these thinkmarks to highlight their thinking for later discussion.
I saw this posted in education, but makes me smile because I still remember all 23 helping verbs from my 6th grade English class. Mrs. Rosin told us we had to memorize them and that we would know them for life and well, she was right!
Ms. Smarty Pants : Main Idea This is a great, to-the-point anchor chart Can redo for nonfiction. Look at the title and photographs and headings. Use text instead of story. There's not really a main idea in a story.