This can be used during a mini-lesson on characters and character development. In pre-writing, students can help to establish their main character by answering these questions---Are they flat or round? Static or dynamic? Protagonists or antagonists? Memorable or forgettable? Answering these questions helps to generate ideas for writing. Plus a little vocabulary lesson mixed in.
88 Depth and Complexity task cards for social studies/history! Can be used with grades 4-10+, and can be used with any textbook! $
Text Structure Question Fans - 75 different questions for examining text structure. Makes 5 separate fans (cause and effect, description, compare and contrast, problem and solution, and sequence), or clip them all together with a binder clip and hang from a hook for easy storage. $
ELA Common Core State Standards Grades 6-8 Full Size Binder Flip Charts 3 PDF files. Comes with directions, standards, binder cover and spine label-Grade 6 -Grade 7-Grade 8 An additional PDF contains a binder cover and spine label for "Grades 6-8" -8.5x11-place in a binder-bring with you to PLCs-gift for a student teacher or new teacher-supplement to help along a veteran who is implementing the CCSS. ALL STANDARDS have:-their own page -their own tab-a color for that standard.
Comprehension Pin #1 - The Book Talk Jar Comprehension questions are put into a jar and a group or partners can use this jar to have deeper discussions on a book or reading assignment. Questions can be added or taken out and varied to challenge students or differentiate instruction.