Reading Marathon - 110 minutes of reading and writing. 11 rounds of activities. Such a cool idea! WOW! This is terrific as students read for ten minutes, then do an activity. TERRIFIC to include during the first couple weeks of school...reading IS fun!!
Use colored dots to make groups easy. Put a different colored dot on each desk in a group. When you need to have a student from each table do something, you can simply ask for all the green dots to bring you the papers from their group.
writing prompt... good first day get to know you thing to do... great for upper grades.... decorate the English folder! @Christy Polek Polek Polek Polek Polek Polek Polek Polek Wopat and @Sarah Chintomby Chintomby Chintomby Chintomby Chintomby Chintomby Chintomby Chintomby Turnbull -- perhaps the first day when starting our writing journal ideas
Would your students rather be chased by a rhino or a hippo? Would your students rather have a pet chimpanzee or python? These are just a couple of the intriguing questions your class will ponder during this complete 4-week opinion-writing unit! $
Frindle! 87 page packet of ready to print student worksheets. Aligned with the Common Core. Extra bonus article about the Bill of Rights and freedom of speech and freedom of the press with questions and answers. A great way to integrate ELA with social studies!