More ideas from Olivia
The five finger tips of choosing a book to read.

Choose the `Just Right Book` to Read! Choose a. JUST RIGHT Book to Read! Use the 5 Finger Test to help! Step Retell the page that you read If you can retell what you read, and you have 2 or 3 fingers up.this book is JUST RIGHT for you!

Transition Words -- break this up into separate lessons and let students practice coming up with sentences before expecting them to use in their writing.

Transition Words: Break this up into separate lessons and let students practice making sentences before expecting them to use in their writing.

synonyms

Instructional Chart: This chart can be placed in the classroom writing center to give students synonyms to replace simple words. It can be used both as a tool for their writing or as a dictionary to decipher word meanings during reading.

Transition Words

Transitions- Writing Process Resources- Everything you need to run a successful Writer's Workshop. From graphic organizers to reference charts

"The best way to learn is to teach." How cooperative learning is an effective form of group work in the classroom. Free poster template included!

Accountable talk, group expectations and group interactions during learning - "The best way to learn is to teach." How cooperative learning is an effective form of group work in the classroom.

partner discussion / turn and talk, think pair share, group discussion, speaking and listening

Partner Talk Anchor Chart for Reading Notebook: Great for students to use as a reference chart when thinking about what to talk about with their partner during buddy read time. Of course I'd turn this into a cute anchor chart.