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    Great site for teachers who use Reader's Workshop, Writer's Workshop, Guided Reading. Also includes units of study

    Great Writing Workshop examples in a second grade classroom - she has videos showing what each part of the workshop looks like. Awesome.

    Management Monday: Guided Reading..this is a great site to download guided reading management sheets, plus forms for kids to assess themselves!

    Book list for teaching reading strategies

    This site makes me want to cry it is AMAZING! This site has everything you could possibly want in classroom set up pictures. So inspiring!

    great list of sample mini lessons for Writer's Workshop. Actually, this site is a great writer's workshop resource, period!

    One of the best sites I have seen for helping set up Writer's Workshop. She has amazing ideas for genre units (and celebrations)!

    Reader's Theater - I love how they used the chairs to identify the characters -such a great idea! (Free Reader's Theater script available at this site.)

    Writer's Workshop and Conferring (FREEBIE)

    A year of mini lessons.

    Launching Your Reading Workshop

    Lucy Calkins FREE visual posters to go with "When I'm Done, I've Just Begun!" Also, cute alphabet video

    Teacher Trap: Reading is Thinking!

    Starter for Presidents' Day or to use during an election unit study

    First Grade Writer's Workshop Powerpoints. A powerpoint for a lesson everyday. The Powerpoints Allign to the Lucy Calkins Teachers College Writing Workshop . I have the first 2 units complete September Unit 1:Launching Small Moments October Unit 2: Writing for Readers

    Book Retriever - This app allows you to scan, level and inventory your entire classroom library. Leveling choices include Guided Reading Levels, Lexile, Accelerated Reader, Reading Counts, DRA and Reading Recovery. SHUT UP! Downloaded... check!! Classroom library? I could do this with my own collection! :)

    I read The Important Book during my poetry unit. It's great for teaching that you can write about anything and for adjectives.

    40 fluency passages for my third graders to practice next year. These passages will be what they take home as homework to read to their parents, or adult, every night. Fluency passages are nothing new, and I'm sure we all already use them. What makes these different is that I've integrated them with science and social studies.

    Classroom Freebies: Guided Reading Prompt Cards

    A site that has EVERY 3D shape imaginable as a PDF so your kids can print, cut, fold and glue! Even lists the number of faces, edges, and vertices