This is a great idea for a poster to put up in your classroom to discuss with the students how to think when reading. It covers 6 ways to think while reading; summarize, question, connect, infer, visualize, and predict. I would make this poster and put it up in my classroom to help model thinking and guide my students thinking process while reading.
Last summer, when I was getting ready to implement DAILY FIVE and CAFE in my classroom, there weren't too many freebies and resources online. Now I'm like a KID IN A CANDY STORE every time I search for Daily Five/Cafe stuff online because it's CAUGHT ON!!!
Boggle- This is by far the most popular in my room. I got this amazing activity from Create-Teach-Share and my kids go bananas for it. I just change the letters weekly to reflect our spelling pattern focus and they go on a word making frenzy.&