The Night I Followed the Dog- Great book to teach Main Idea & Supporting Details, as well as Sequencing Events! (link includes lesson plan). CUTE, CUTE BOOK!!!
Reading Comprehension - great article! This could be a life changer!!
Guided Reading for Upper Grades...great blog!
This is great, summarizing can be so hard for them!
Fourth grade read aloud book suggestions from This Lunch Rox
6 New Ideas for Reluctant Readers Ã‚Â« Imagination Soup Fun Learning and Play Activities for Kids
Runde's Room: Five For Friday - Test Prep - colour coded reader response strategies
Fiction vs. non-fiction: Used "Diary of a Spider" and a non-fiction spider book. Facts about a spider on legs on one side, opinions (fiction) on the other side. Kindergarten lesson.
Stuckey in Second: Main Idea Workstation