Great ideas for teaching nonfiction- especially to and graders! Teach text structures with this FREE sorting activity that features 8 nonfiction passages! Ideal text structure lesson for the upper elementary classroom that includes an anchor chart!
FREE Informational Text Structures Assessment English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, Informational Text Grade Levels pages Resource Types Assessment, Literacy Center Ideas Enjoy this FREE 3 page Informational Text Structures Assessment.
Nonfiction Text Structure Signal Words (anchor chart focusing on informational text structures). Simple, clear design that would be a great reminder for students as I teach content area reading.
This video shows you how to teach students to identify text structures in non-fiction or informational reading. Research shows that when students learn to identify text structures, they understand and retain the material better. To download the graphic organizers shown in this video and read more about the research supporting the explicit teaching of text structures, go to http://www.cultofpedagogy.com/text-st...