Use puzzle pieces - Inferring Anchor Chart Fifth grade Standards addressed by using this chart: Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
New to Teaching 5th Grade (A Collection of Posts and Resources)
If you are new to teaching 5th grade, you will definitely want to check out this post for tips, ideas, and resources for teaching 5th grade.
The most fun you've ever had introducing Literature Circles! Check out this blog post for details!