This year I am planning on using a reader's notebook. I found a lot of GREAT ideas from other teachers. I made a few things of my own to add to the notebook and I also plan to add some things that I have used in the past. I think it will be great for them to have all of their learning in one place to refer to. I have added an example of how I am going to start the year with my reader's notebooks. I hope to write more posts about the notebooks as we add to them throughout the year! I plan to…
Interactive Student Notebooks and Close Reading... A Perfect Pair!
Learn all about how you can use Interactive Student Notebooks to facilitate close reading!
Super Six Comprehension Bookmarks
Help students remember the Super Six Comprehension Strategies with these bright and colourful bookmarks! Also included in this pack is a quick reference page that can be printed and stuck in student work books.
Teaching Quotation Marks and Dialogue - Teaching with a Mountain View
Use these anchor charts on dialogue and quotations to discuss ways to use dialogue in narratives. You can also have students look through a page in their current novel and pick out each of the dialogue rules discussed.
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More Guided Reading Anchor Charts
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