This teacher has created a long list of cartoon Pixar (and other) shorts to be used to teach reading strategies. She also has graphic organizers to go with them.
Argument: Counterclaim sentence frames
Summarizing, Paraphrasing, and Quoting Texts Anchor Chart, assignment, and notebook page.
10 Mentor Texts for Teaching Opinion Writing #CommonCore #OpinionWriting
Books for Making Inferences and Predictions ~ fantastic texts for teaching kids to "read between the lines" This Reading Mama
Common Core Classrooms: Let's Talk Turkey!: argument writing-$
Blooms cards for guided reading
81 Interesting Ways to Use Google Forms in the Classroom - perfect for the iPad - https://docs.google.com/a/eanesisd.net/present/view?id=dhn2vcv5_779cnssm5g7
From Booklist: ideas for using Caldecott winners for Common Core activities. Classroom Connections: Caldecott in the Classroom: Caldecott Biographies, by Cyndi Giorgis | Booklist Online
Critical Thinking Skills - Poster | School Libraries around the world | Scoop.it