Reading Notebook Anchor Charts
This resource includes 37 personal anchor charts and 37 full-page anchor charts that feature the key reading skills and comprehension strategies that you likely cover in your upper elementary classroom. Each page of the personal anchor chart file contains two copies of each anchor chart. Simply cut ...
Offering Choice in your Reading Response Activities | Top Teaching Tasks
Reading Response activities will likely form a major part of your reading programme, whether you are running guided reading groups, a daily 5 system,
How to Teach Theme with Each Kindness
Check out this post to learn more about the book, Each Kindness by Jacqueline Woodson and how to use it in the classroom for teaching theme.
FREE Classroom Grammar Posters • Teacher Thrive
Find out how to use these free grammar posters in your classroom. From parts of speech, to comparative and superlative adjectives and adverbs!
An Amazon Listing Cumulative Novel Project! - Teaching with a Mountain View
It's no secret that I love a good cumulative novel project as an assessment. I usually spend the entire novel brainstorming how we can sum it up! Sometimes the projects are a miss (you don't get to read about those!) but sometimes they are great successes. Like the character project we completed for Rules or ... Read more
Reading Response Sentence Starters
This one-sheet freebie is perfect in students' binders, journals, or glued inside their reader's notebook!Students can reference this resource when responding to any text. Included are sentence starters for connecting, predicting, inferring, questioning, summarizing, revising predictions, and visual...
Free Reading Test Prep Helpers | 4th and 5th Grade Test Prep
Remembering all the things can be difficult for students. Grab these FREE reading test prep helpers to support your students with 4th and 5th grade reading standards.
All About Me Craftivity: Print and Go Activity for the First Days of School
This pack includes a Getting to Know You poster that students create using their chromebooks, laptops, or other device in Google Slides! You can easily share this activity with students in Google Classroom, where they will enter their own information. You have the option to print this to display in ...
FREE WRITING LESSON: Writing A Summary
Summary writing is a vital skill, which any English Language Arts student should acquire; learning to summarize will help them learn to analyze what they read, write concisely and paraphrase. This lesson will work well as part of a larger writing unit, or when studying writing. However, it would als...
Reading Test Prep Strategy - Work the Text
Work the text! This reading test prep strategy helps students engage with and comprehend texts on state assessments. Read more and grab FREE printables.
What Motivates Your Students? A Student Questionnaire
I love getting to know my students at the beginning of the year. One way I do this is by getting to know what motivates them. We talk about motivation, give lots of examples and then I give them this survey. I love talking with them about how I can help to keep them motivated all year long!Print ...
How to Grade Student Writing Quickly • Leslie Auman
Is the task of grading student writing draining your time and energy? Check out these quick-score rubrics (for free!) to grade student writing faster!
FREE Informational Text Structure Worksheet Activity One Pager
Need free text structure worksheets? This no-prep, printable activity is a great way to review non-fiction text structure, including: compare/contrast, cause and effect, problem/solution, description, chronological order, and sequence.→ Prefer a digital version for Google Forms? Get it for FREE here...
Writer's Workshop Folder Set!
Writer's Workshop Folders are a must-have tool for every elementary classroom! These folders help teach students about the writing process, as well as keep them incredibly organized! Writer's Workshop Folders are ideal for grades 2-6 (but can also be used 7-12). WITH WRITER'S WORKSHOP FOLDERS STUDEN...
Informational Text Structures - Teaching with a Mountain View
Upper elementary ideas for teaching informational text structures with anchor chart, interactive notebooks, task cards, assessments and more.