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    talking about books!

    Great breakdown of how to summarize without overdoing it.... difficult for students of every age.

    Just love this idea for any subject area!

    book talk chart

    Struggling Readers Take Home Book! Freebie!!!!

    what can I write/talk about

    Accountable Talk

    Partner Talk

    FREEBIE! Showing Evidence Strips....These have great evidence stems to help your kiddos cite specific evidence in their written responses/discussions. Just print and cut down the middle. Great for common core!

    Just right book....

    This would be fun to find basic literature Q's and go around and talk about our favorite books/characters/series/et cetera!

    Far cuter poster than I have always used...Goldilocks rule to finding "just right" books...use with Goldisocks and the Three Libearians or We're Going On a Book Hunt.

    Persuasive Noticings

    Free kids online on the projector or SMARTBoard

    This is so hard for kids. It is a great chart to add to a minilesson next year.

    101 Read aloud books for Elementary Aged Children

    Make a chart with your class to talk about how to make their writing come alive. This helps the reader know how the scenery is and how the person/writer felt.

    Wemberly worried

    online chapter book lessons/prompts