The snowball writing method is a fun way to teach your students how to write collaboratively. Students write, crumple, and throw. Their stories are continued by another student in the class! #writing #teaching #EnglishLanguageArts
Give students three reading response choices each week that encourage higher order thinking and citing text evidence. There are 36 weeks worth of reading response questions. On each page, there are three questions or prompts. There is at least one question that can be used with informational text. $
Students Create a Biography Presentation Students research on the internet to find information about a specific person. Students collect several images of their person. Students create a 4 -5 slide biography of their person using PowerPoint, Apple Keynote, Google Presentations, or similar resource using their research information and images. Grades 3 - 4 - 5 Extension: Digital Storytelling - Save the slides as images and use the images in a voice narrated video slideshow.