I just love this man! - "Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood. Rogers Why can't people remember this?
These books are good for reading comprehension. These books should be in the classroom library and could be read aloud to the class. These books will help with the connecting process of reading comprehension.
Close reading is a big part of the Common Core and an important skill to master. This freebie includes a close reading poster, 3 graphic organizers (one for each read), and a set of 6 "Talk Time" discussion prompt cards.
Close Reading: Guide Your Students Through the Process