Category: Reading

Interactive Reading Notebook!

Interactive Reading Notebook!

Happy almost end of summer! This is my last week of complete freedom. Next week the school opens up for teachers to begin setting up their rooms and the following week is work week....

CAFE/FACE – Fix-It Reading Strategies Poster

CAFE/FACE – Fix-It Reading Strategies Poster

I am still making my way through the CAFE book by “the sisters”. They have so many great ideas and strategies to share! I came across these strategies for reading and I knew I...

Free I Pick Poster & Bookmarks

Free I Pick Poster & Bookmarks

Below are a couple different versions of an I PICK poster to help students choose Just-Right books. I teach my students how to choose just-right books at the begining of the school year and...

Guided Reading Suggestions?

Guided Reading Suggestions?

Hello All! A lot of teachers at my school, with the exception of 5th grade, use short stories or text excerpts to teach their guided reading groups. Their beleif is that the focus should...

Genre Posters

Genre Posters

Hello All! I decided to make genre posters for my classroom library to help teach (and remind) students about each genre. I organized my classroom library by series, author, topic, and genre (so I...

Character Cash FREEBIE

Character Cash FREEBIE

Hello Friends! Today I am giving away my Character Cash for FREE!!! I made character cash & a character credit card to use as a fun reading extension activity for my students. Click on...

Guided Reading & LP Freebie!!

Guided Reading & LP Freebie!!

Hello All! I am a very detailed planner and super organized person. So, I have chosen to create my own lesson planning, guided reading planning, and grade book templates to better fit my needs...

Literature Circles Unit

Literature Circles Unit

I LOVE Literature Circles and I fully intend to use them during my language arts rotations. My Plan is to spend about 1 1/2 weeks at the beginning of the school year teaching, modeling,...