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Teach Your Child to Read - Great list of questions/statements for teachers and/or students to use during guided reading! - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future. Reading Response, Reading Intervention, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Guided Reading Activities, Teaching Literature, Guided Reading Groups, Learning Tips, Teaching Strategies
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Stuff Students Say and Other Classroom Treasures

Read about the funny stuff students say in my classroom and get intermediate teaching ideas!

Bookmarks: language for classroom collaboration. Use these to help your students… Bookmarks: language for classroom collaboration. Use these to help your students communicate with groups, patterns, or whole class discussion. Teaching Strategies, Teaching Tips, Future Classroom, School Classroom, Classroom Organization, Classroom Management, 21st Century Skills, Cooperative Learning, Anchor Charts

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Bookmarks: language for classroom collaboration. Use these to help your students communicate with groups, patterns, or whole class discussion. 21st century skills.

addition and subtraction anchor chart, more math anchor charts here… Math Classroom, Kindergarten Math, Teaching Math, Kindergarten Addition, Math Math, Teaching Aids, Math Charts, Math Anchor Charts, Math Strategies
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Addition and subtraction words (image only)

This is full of GREAT ideas. A must read for teachers of tested subjects in elementary! Standardized Test Prep Tips - Teacher Trap Reading Test, 6th Grade Ela, Third Grade Reading, Reading Intervention, Teaching Reading, Fourth Grade, Seventh Grade, Reading Skills, Reading Assessment
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Stress Free Test Prep!

Take the mystery out of reading passages by hacking up those questions and doing some hands on work with kids. Great reading test prep!

Classroom Management Tool - Small group STOP sign to display to help minimize interruptions (free). First Grade Classroom, Classroom Behavior, Classroom Setting, Kindergarten Classroom, Future Classroom, School Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Classroom Borders, Classroom Pictures
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Classroom Communication Tools (Freebies) · Inspired Elementary

One of my passions as a teacher has always been finding and implementing new classroom management strategies! Having anywhere from 20-36 students (depending on my grade level) made it necessary to have strong, positive communication tools in place, to help maximize every minute of instructional time. So today, I want to share with you […]

Read and Find Picture Puzzles – Short Vowels and Long Vowels - Colorful Dreams Kindergarten Nursery Kindergarten Reading, Preschool Learning, Kindergarten Classroom, Teaching Reading, Phonics Activities, Kindergarten Activities, Short Vowel Activities, Long Vowel Worksheets, Letter Sound Activities

Read and Find Picture Puzzles - Short Vowels and Long Vowels

Read and Find Picture Puzzle Activity. Students will have so much fun completing these read and find activities! They are so versatile and can be assembled in so many ways. Print and laminate them to use during literacy rotations or print the black & white version to use them as worksheets. They are a great way to have students practice their CVC words and long vowel words. This pack includes both color and BW mats for short vowels and long vowels. A total of 10 unique mats are included (20…

Close reading evidence posters for primary students! This is awesome for reading, science, or social studies! Reading Lessons, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Guided Reading, Learning Log, Reading Logs, Comprehension Strategies
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Can You Prove It? Great sentence starters

Using Mentor texts to assist in teaching reading skills is a fun way to teach 10 reading skills in 10 weeks with the book ideas and digital or printable graphic organizers. Perfect for your upper elementary students. Reading Workshop, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Activities, Guided Reading Lessons, Learning, Mentor Sentences, Mentor Texts, Close Reading

Introducing 10 Reading Skills in 10 Weeks! - The Primary Gal

Whether you are introducing or reviewing, your students will need practice with basic reading comprehension lessons. These mentor texts are perfect for teaching students to make connections, ask questions, make inferences, describe story elements, visualize, describe the point of view, determine the theme or main idea, compare and contrast, summarize, or synthesize.

you are teaching Theme, Spork is a great book to use as a Mentor Text for Upper Elementary! Library Lessons, Reading Lessons, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Strategies, Teaching Ideas, Thinking Strategies, Reading Centers, Literacy Centers
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12 Mentor Texts Your Students Will Love for Teaching Theme - The Primary Gal

Since it is summertime and so many of us are already in planning mode for next year, I wanted to utilize my Mentor Text series post this month to share books to help you teach your students about THEME! If you like any of the books you see in this blog post, you can click on the picture to find the affiliate link for the book on Amazon. The Bad Seed I repeatedly saw this book online and had to get my hands on a copy, and it totally lives up to the hype. In my opinion, there are multiple…

Books for Making Inferences and Predictions fantastic texts for teaching kids to read between the lines This Reading Mama Reading Strategies, Reading Activities, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Teaching Kids, Learning, Guided Reading, Inference Activities, Reading Response
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Books for Making Inferences and Predictions

Books for Making Inferences and Predictions ~ fantastic texts for teaching kids to "read between the lines" | This Reading Mama

Classroom Freebies: Back to School Reading Surveys Interest Inventory Elementary, Reading Interest Inventory, Reading Interest Survey, Reading Survey, Student Interest Survey, Student Survey, Beginning Of School, New School Year, Back To School
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Back to School Reading Surveys

Back to School survey to find out reading interests of your students. Free download.

 Find and hightlight the nouns, verbs and adjectives in the word search using the color code. Then write the words in ABC order. Teaching Grammar, Grammar Lessons, Teaching Reading, Teaching English, Grammar Games, Writing Lessons, Teaching Spanish, Nouns And Verbs Worksheets, Adjectives Activities
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Summer Review Packets!

Grammar Word Search! Find and hightlight the nouns, verbs and adjectives in the word search using the color code. Then write the words in ABC order. Fun summer learning!

Analyzing Poetry Freebie Freebie: This poetry page can be used to help your students with analyzing poems that you choose. It is intended for upper elementary students working in pairs, in guided reading groups, or independently. Third Grade Writing, 5th Grade Reading, Guided Reading, Reading Groups, Poetry Unit, Writing Poetry, Essay Writing, Poetry For Kids, Poetry Lessons
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Analyzing Poetry Freebie

This poetry page can be used to help your students with analyzing poems that you choose. It is intended for upper elementary students working in pairs, in guided reading groups, or independently. I enjoyed using it with poems by Jack Prelutsky, Shel Silverstein, Brod Baggert, and Ken Nesbitt. Targ...

3 FREE - Respond to Text Printables - use during independent reading center - reading workshop - homework, book reports, reader's response notebook 6th Grade Ela, Third Grade Reading, Middle School Reading, Literacy Games Middle School, Sixth Grade, Literacy Centers, Fourth Grade, Reading Lessons, Reading Skills
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3 - Respond to Text Printables

I have used the reading workshop model for about 8 years now. It has changed a lot over the years! One thing that has stayed the same is the ‘Respond to Text’ station. This is a time where students get to write about their reading. The station stays the same all year, but the activities in the station change. Below is a list of activities you can add to your ‘Respond to Text’ station at the beginning of the year. 1. Bookmark Book Report At the beginning of the year, some students struggle to…

Interest Inventory: In Cunningham on page the importance of teaching in a way that included students interest will peak student engagement. I do not feel that this would involve any of the Big Interest Inventory Elementary, Reading Interest Inventory, Reading Interest Survey, Reading Survey, Reading Assessment, Reading Tutoring, 2nd Grade Reading, Reading Intervention, Teaching Reading
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Reading Interest Survey - Primary

Before you start any beginning of year reading assessments, ask your students what kinds of books they prefer. This information helps me as a teacher know what types of books to have available, as well as shows students that I am interested in what they like. ...

Reading Response Menus by Not So Wimpy Teacher Reading Response Activities, Reading Centers, Reading Intervention, Reading Lessons, Reading Workshop, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Guided Reading, Teaching Reading
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Digital and Printable Learning Reading Response Menus *EDITABLE*

Reading Response Menus *EDITABLE* by Not So Wimpy Teacher | TpT