New Unit: Nonfiction Features!
Embarrassing Story: Today my hunny and I went to Corner Bakery to do a little work on our laptops and enjoy some tasty stuff. I worked ...
Teaching about character traits
As we have entered the month of August, every teacher, whether she likes it or not, starts thinking about school. Some of us have dreams (or nightmares). Some of us go on a Pinterest spree. We walk through Target and ask ourselves "What do I 'need' from the dollar section?" You don't do this? Okay, maybe it's just me. Anyway, we are also thinking about what were some of our students' challenges last year, and how we will address them this year. My third and fourth graders had difficulty with…
Nonfiction Graphic Organizer
Nonfiction Graphic Organizer for ANY Article or Nonfiction PassageThis graphic organizer will help your students to think critically about any nonfiction article or passage you've read.Students will find facts, opinions, express their own opinion, main id More
Diving Into Nonfiction Text Features
We dove into our study of nonfiction text features over the last two weeks. We started with a sorting activity for fiction and nonfiction text features.
Respond to Text Freebie
Looking for some activities to add to reading workshop? These reading respond sheets are a perfect addition to your 'Respond to Text' station! Included: 1 - Choice Board 2 - Nonfiction Text Structures Tri-Fold ------------------ Looking for more? >> Free fiction and nonfiction bookmark bo...