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Next week is Teacher Appreciation Week, and Sunday, May is sure to be your lucky day! I'm excited to announce the very first Teacher A.

story map

Story Map Chart - laminate then use post-its to change to diffrent stories; turn into thinking map (tree map, brace map) laminate and use post its

23 Great Picture Books for 5th Grade by Mia Wenjen

23 Great Picture Books for 5th Grade

The Pragmatic Mom has it right . These are 23 GREAT picture books for kids in fourth and fifth grade! Picture books are such a powerful way to teach language in bite size portions. Even graders still love listening to a good story.

I Am Poetry. Cool idea for back to school or for open house.

Create "I Am" poetry using the plastic baseball card sleeves! Would make a great back to school project from Fabulous in Fifth!: I am Poetry

Elf Application - Students must fill out application to be one of Santa's elves, and write a letter explaining why they would be great at the job.

Elf Application - Students must fill out application to be one of Santa's elves, and write a letter explaining why they would be great at the job - cute idea for persuasive writing as we get closer to break and out of control :)

Writing Resource: Personal Narrative Writing Booklets from Stuff Students Say and Other Classroom Treasures on TeachersNotebook.com -  (11 pages)

The High-Tech Teacher: Stuff Students Say and Other Classroom Treasures: Writing Resource Notebook! Hours of research and work PLUS picture books to correspond!

The Friendly Teacher: Writing with Mentor Texts {with a FREEBIE} LAFS.K12.W.1.3

Writing with Mentor Texts

Narrative writing prompts are best when you have a mentor text to go along with it! I love some narrative writing!

Free tool to level your classroom library!  Cheers! Graphics from www.mycutegraphics.com

Leveled Books Database of Children’s Books This is a free leveled book database from Beaverton School District. You can conduct a search to find book titles on a specific guided reading, DRA (Developmental Reading Assessment) level, or lexile level.

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