These are my favorite books for teaching character changes, comparing characters, and having a character study in a first or second grade classroom! Head over to the post to get lesson ideas and questions for each book!
Students practice inferencing by solving a classroom crime scene!
Teaching inferencing through an investigation makes the idea stick in the minds of your students! Grab this lesson plan for free here!
Awesome FREEBIE lesson for teaching inferring with context clues at the word level!
Making Inferences: Football Sunday Skill of the Week - I'm Lovin' Lit
Forensic Science - set up a crime scene fit for kids and they must use inference to figure out what happened!
First Grade Wow: Cinderella
FREE Magic E Wand. Hands-on way to teach kids about CVCe words.
Students track their reading level. Would be great to keep in a take home binder so parents can talk with them about it! A great way to begin using data notebooks.