BLOG: WAR WITH GRANDPA- CHARTS AND CONNECTIONS Third grade teacher, Dawn Smith blogs about starting her second unit of study for the year, War with Grandpa (3.2). She shares pictures of all the charts they have created so far and discusses how these charts have helped her students with their writing. The charts have also helped her students with skills in other content areas, such as social studies.
Comprehension Skills & Reading Strategies Bookmarks Printable - help students monitor their comprehension and use academic language to ask and answer questions about the text. The bookmarks include graphics organizers and vocabulary in addition to sentence frames.
BLOG: THE END OF THE UNIT POPPY Third grade teacher, Dawn Smith shares the turning point/ end of the Unit of Study Poppy 3.1 including charts from her wall, sample student writing, and the address to Walt Disney Productions.
The Common Core standards specifically mention student exposure to myths and legends; yet most text materials are inadequate in those areas. This is a great supplement that includes 8 myths and legends with corresponding comprehension activities and graphic organizers. Complete answer keys are also included. It is my most popular product. Grades 3-5