My Silly Firsties: The King of Ing!

The King of Ing!

Setting up a classroom and home reading program. Includes tips and strategies to implement a reading program and how-to create reading folders with FREE parent hand-outs.

Setting Up A Classroom and Home Reading Program

Fantastic Idea to expand their vocabulary and writing details | Shades of Meaning

Shades of Meaning

Amazing Comprehension and Fluency Post and Unit!

Teacher to the Core: Teaching Comprehension and Fluency

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All About Running Records Coding!

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Organizing Comprehension Passages for RTI. Need to make this and use it!

Organizing Comprehension Passages for RTI

Just Wild About Teaching: All About Exercise - Health Pack

All About Exercise - Health Pack

Reading Centers--pattern block sight words! Get some templates, write words on them, and the kids have to play in pairs--correctly saying each word (and using it in a sentence?) before they can cover it. It can work for letters and numbers, too.

The First Grade Sweet Life: Reading Centers

Literature Circle Idea and TPT Freebie 3rd Grade Pad : Hopping into the Love of Teaching Feet First!: Literature Circles

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Freebie Anchor Chart for Vowel Pairs, Vowel Diphthongs, Vowel Digraphs. Great for emergent readers still learning to decode big words.

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Kid-Friendly Syllable Rules

The Classroom Key: Kid-Friendly Syllable Rules

Yertle the Turtle - central message

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The Lion and the Mouse - RL.1.2

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Teaching With a Mountain View: Theme & Evidence Anchor Charts

Teaching With a Mountain View: Theme & Evidence Anchor Charts

Using context clues to find word meanings.

Learning to the Core: Close Reading in Kindergarten and 1st Grade

Research Based Animal Project...T.G.I.F! - Thank God It's First Grade!: All About Books - Our Non-fiction Research Project!

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Main Idea and Detail Foldable that can be used with any passage.

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Recalling Details - Informational Text - Common Core Aligned ...will change the wording around to use for my classroom! Like the kayout

Recalling Details - Informational Text - Common Core Aligned

What to Do When Your Child Can't Remember What He Reads | easy comprehension strategies | @Scholastic

What to Do When Your Child Can't Remember What He Reads

Consonant blends

The Inspired Apple

long a, short a activities...perfect for beginning of the year

a year of many firsts: vowel fun (freebie time!)

Introducing Sensory Language {RL.1.4}

Missing Tooth Grins: Introducing Sensory Language {RL.1.4}

I do not believe that giving students a list of words and telling them to memorize it for a test is super effective. I think this spelling activity would encourage students to make relationship to the words, while reinforcing some vocabulary as well.

Apples, Crayons, and Caffeine: Two Fabulicious Freebies!

Good for introducing reading to self. I'd also include: stay in one spot, work the whole time, remain silent, and try my best

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