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Use these discussion prompts with the excerpt "Storm" by Gary Paulsen in you book club, reading groups, or literature circles. Each of the nine prompts is accompanied by a sentence frame to encourage academic conversation in the groups. Instructions are provided for set up and discussion protocol.

Use these discussion prompts with the excerpt "Storm" by Gary Paulsen in you book club, reading groups, or literature circles. Each of the nine prompts is

16 sets of paired passages (32 informational passages total) to help students compare texts on the same topic or event. Each card includes two passages with an overall main idea and also an individual focus to each passage.$

Comparing Texts on the Same Topic Task Cards

16 sets of paired passages informational passages total) to help students compare texts on the same topic or event. Each card includes two passages with an overall main idea and also an individual focus to each passage.

120 Writing Prompts---for kids who can't think of journal ideas..grab one...

120 Writing Prompts---for kids who can't think of journal ideas.Also great for Conversation starters for Kids with ASD

Close Reading...a fun little post and a close reading freebie!

Close Reading: How I was Seduced (and a freebie

Close reading is a big part of the Common Core and an important skill to master. This freebie includes a close reading poster, 3 graphic organizers (one for each read), and a set of 6 "Talk Time" discussion prompt cards.

An entire pinboard dedicated to pictures that assist in teaching inference

Inference Fun

i hate teaching inferring . An entire pinboard dedicated to pictures that assist in teaching inference

My Life According to Pinterest: Reading Comprehension Strategies Posters {FREEBIE}

This is a free reading comprehension strategies poster. This would be great to hang up in the classroom to serve as a visual reminder to students of outstanding reader strategies.

A Love for Teaching: Question Cubes and Prompt Sticks

A Love for Teaching: Question Cubes and Prompt Sticks. Question dice made with large foam dice from the dollar store.

Teaching With a Mountain View: Independent Reading Response Anchor Charts

Independent Reading Response Anchor Charts

great anchor charts for extended reading responses and also novel response quick write starters (LOVE this idea for group novels - each student gets to pick the stem to respond to)

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