Non-Fiction Text Features

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 (Interesting Nonfiction for Kids): 10 Nonfiction Activity Ideas for Kids Reading response activities for non-fiction, from Loreen Leedy- need this for some of my "beyond level" kids Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Reading Comprehension, Comprehension Strategies, Nonfiction Activities, Reading Activities, Nonfiction Books, Reading Resources, Group Activities
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10 Nonfiction Activity Ideas for Kids

10 Nonfiction Activity Ideas for Kids!

what a smart teacher! pinner says: My latest ploy-- getting my kids into more non-fiction. I'll post a crazy fact a day, and if they can bring in a fact for me and show me where they read it (any non-fiction resource, print or digital) Classroom Setting, Classroom Displays, Future Classroom, School Classroom, Classroom Organization, Classroom Decor, Library Displays, Classroom Management, Too Cool For School
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Video The Nonfiction Trail by Jonah Salsich. Hit the nonfiction trail with Sheriff Yollis, Sheriff Salsich, and the rest of the Reading Round-Up. Library Lessons, Reading Lessons, Teaching Reading, Library Ideas, Teaching Ideas, Reading Skills, Guided Reading, Math Lessons, Learning

The Nonfiction Trail

Hit the nonfiction trail with Sheriff Yollis, Sheriff Salsich, and the rest of the Reading Round-Up.

 Non-Fiction sort…how to make a construction paper flip book (first, next, then, last…can also be used with Power Writing “hamburgers”) and more! Reading Genres, Reading Lessons, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Reading Strategies, Guided Reading, Math Lessons, Fiction Vs Nonfiction
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"How to" writing and Non-fiction activities - The Lesson Plan Diva

I hope everyone is having a wonderful weekend! I just finished up with my son’s football game and I am tired! I did want to get these activities posted that I just finished. We are working on “how to” writing and non-fiction. I whipped up some activities and I hope that you find them useful!

Label the teacher! The teacher of a kindergarten class explained what a label was and they practiced on her! Then the students helped her label the classroom. If they did not know how to spell it they wrote the sounds in the word they did know! Kindergarten Literacy, Classroom Activities, Preschool, Interactive Activities, Teaching Writing, Teaching Ideas, Classroom Fun, Future Classroom, Writer Workshop

Labeling Lesson

Y'all...I got this fabulous labeling activity from Abby at The Inspired Apple! This was TONS of fun! First, I explained to my kinders what...

Non-Fiction text feature scavenger hunt- Great for reading and writing nonfiction units Library Lessons, Reading Lessons, Reading Resources, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Worksheets, Guided Reading, Student Teaching
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My March Top Ten List: Nonfiction Reading Resources | Scholastic

Check out these helpful resources for teaching nonfiction, including posters and printables, digital tools, and ways to make current events interactive.

Non-fiction writing checklist.this would help Prep, Grade One students to write a non-fiction paper that includes text features! Kindergarten Writing, Teaching Writing, Writing Activities, Writing Resources, Library Activities, Teaching Career, Educational Activities, Informational Writing, Expository Writing
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With inspiration from an amazing kinder teacher at our school, I revamped our writing checklist, combining my old one with her new-to-me one...and here is the result: (I have them ready to print on quarter sheets of paper so students can use them to check their writing themselves.) I also made this to put on students' new writing folders as a nice reminder to KEEP working! :) Let me know what you think! xoxo a

49 best ideas for science fiction writing anchor charts text features Kindergarten Anchor Charts, Writing Anchor Charts, Kindergarten Writing, Teaching Writing, Anchor Charts First Grade, Lucy Calkins Kindergarten, Rounding Anchor Chart, Fiction Anchor Chart, Grammar Anchor Charts

Moms Day Tea + Our last writing Unit!

Friday was our little mom's day tea. The kids have been WAITING for this day for what seems like forever! We've been cutting and pasting and gluing and planting and painting and singing....yes, all of

Nonfiction Text Structure Signal Words- anchor chart focusing on informational text structures! Reading Lessons, Teaching Reading, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Tips, Reading Comprehension, Library Skills, Reading Groups, Student Teaching
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Cassandra Ellis 📚 (@ccls531)

The latest Tweets from Cassandra Ellis 📚 (@ccls531). MS teacher librarian, wife, mom, sister, favorite auntie, shoe lover, & reader. Thoughts are my own. MS lib blog: Central Iowa

Poster set for Nonfiction Text Features! Created by Aimee Salazar. Reading Lessons, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Teaching Ideas, Reading Resources, Reading Activities, Educational Activities, Guided Reading, Math Lessons
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Nonfiction Text Features Posters {Free!}

I made these posters for use in my classroom and I refer to them often when reviewing text features with my second graders. Hopefully, they will be useful to you too! This set of posters can be used to introduce and/or review the nonfiction text features explicitly mentioned in CCSS RI.2.5, as we...

Confessions of a Teaching Junkie: Super Sunday Sale, Linkys, and a Whole Lot… Reading Lessons, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary Strategies, Library Lessons, Student Teaching, Teaching Spanish
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Super Sunday Sale, Linkys, and a Whole Lot More!

Warning! This is a long one! Everything in my store is on sale this Sunday in honor of the Super Sale at TPT. I already have about $150 worth of stuff in my cart just waiting to check out tomorrow! Here is just a preview of what's in my cart... From Mandy Gregory's store From Jen Runde's Room From The Peanut Gallery Here are a few of the best sellers from MY store... It is also a great time to grab up these bundles! Classroom Award Certificates Bundle Classroom theme bundles Regularly $10…

Do you love and use anchor charts as much as I do? Then you are going to love these Must Make Kindergarten Anchor Charts! Why anchor charts in Kindergarten? I use anchor charts almost every day a Kindergarten Anchor Charts, Kindergarten Language Arts, Writing Anchor Charts, Kindergarten Literacy, Kindergarten Interactive Writing, Kindergarten Writers Workshop, Lucy Calkins Kindergarten, Kindergarten Writing Journals, Shape Anchor Chart
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Anchor Charts and Circle Maps

Surprise again! Friday afternoon (before the long weekend, just before school started), my principal pulled me out of a meeting and told me...

fiction, nonfiction anchor chart- helps the kids see the differences; helpful to use when teaching them to write fiction and nonfiction pieces Library Lessons, Reading Lessons, Reading Skills, Reading Genres, Reading Strategies, Reading Comprehension, Library Ideas, Teaching Language Arts, Classroom Language
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First Grade Wow

First Grade WOW, Windows on Wonder

Text features (Expository text) Anchor Chart from "Adventures of a Grade Teacher". Great to see teach adventures, these students will have a wonderful year! Expository Writing, Informational Writing, Teaching Writing, Informative Writing, Essay Writing, Kindergarten Writing, Writing Process, 5th Grade Writing Prompts, Teaching Ideas
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Miss Klohn's Classroom

This engaging foldable pack includes two different activities related to nonfiction text features. ACTIVITY Introduction to text features foldable. ACTIVITY Scavenger Hunt Foldable using any nonfiction book Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Reading Intervention, Reading Resources, Guided Reading, Learning, Formation Continue
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Nonfiction Text Features Foldable Craftivity | PDF & Digital | Distance Learning

This engaging foldable pack includes two different activities related to nonfiction text features. ACTIVITY #1- Introduction to text features foldable. ACTIVITY #2- Scavenger Hunt Foldable using any nonfiction book $