Teaching with Blonde Ambition: making inferences. This blog post has lots of good ideas for teaching inferences, AND it includes two FREEBIE handouts!
Reading Strategies Mini Anchor Charts
These mini anchor charts are a great addition to your interactive reader's notebook. Each anchor chart gives an explanation of a reading strategy or skill. Students can glue them in their journal for quick and easy reference while they are independently reading.
Do your students have difficulty including mood in their writing? Are you looking for different strategies to teach mood? If so, don't miss this post! Includes links to pictures to use in your classroom lesson, and two terrific videos!