Digital and Printable Learning Reading Response Menus *EDITABLE*
Reading response menus give students some choice while allowing teachers to hold students accountable for independent reading and assess their understanding of various comprehension skills. Learning to write about text will help students to deepen their understanding and prepare them for standardized testing.
Reading Reference Helpers
Help your students with reading skills and strategies. These handy reference anchor charts are great companions to interactive notebooks. There are so many ways to prep and use these reference charts! These also help parents when assisting their child with homework. Sentence stems, genres, reading skills and reading strategies are included! #reading #guidedreading #interactivenotebooks #referencecharts #anchorcharts #readingskills #readingstrategies
Using Sentence Frames to Write Reading Responses
In upper grade classrooms, students spend a great deal of time responding to the texts they read. Over the years I have found that no matter what grade level I teach, students have a difficult time writing thorough and meaningful reading responses. At the start of every year my students need quite a bit of guidance when writing their responses. One of the best ways that I have found to teach students to write meaningful responses is by providing them with sentence frames. I like to encourage…
Offering Choice in your Reading Response Activities | Top Teaching Tasks
Reading Response activities will likely form a major part of your reading programme, whether you are running guided reading groups, a daily 5 system,
Reading Response Sentence Stem Anchor Charts
Over 80 sentence starters among 12 different categories! Perfect for Reading Response Journals! Includes small and large charts.
Free Printable: Summarizing Graphic Organizers (Grades 2-4)
Learning to summarize takes practice and guidance. This can start with younger learners, asking them to draw pictures of the various components of a summary
Reading Comprehension - Classroom Freebies
In first grade reading comprehension is something new, challenging, and difficult to teach because even though they’re all 6 or 7 they’re developmentally so different. Head over to my blog to get this comprehension page. Depending on what grade you teach it’d be great for: homework individual assessment small groups partners intervention challenging gifted students ... Read More about Reading Comprehension
Matchbook Chapter Summaries for Novel Studies • Teacher Thrive
Matchbook Chapter Summaries for Novel Studies - all you need is a file folder and folded pieces of construction paper! Students summarize each chapter on a "matchbook" foldable and, when they finish reading the books, they put together the folder.
How to Teach Poetry (Even if You Hate it) - Notes from the Portable
This FREE poetry close read was perfect for my literacy centers and guided reading lessons. A great addition to my poetry unit.
Teaching Reading Genres: From Setting up a Classroom Library to Independent Genre Activities
Teaching Reading Genres: From Setting up a Classroom Library to Independent Genre Activities - Raise the Bar Reading
Scholastic News Extension
This product is very similar to my scholastic news printable, but requires the students to add more information. This is the perfect extension for any scholastic news magazine. It requires the student to write down the main idea, three things they learned, new words they learned, and text features!
Summary SWBST Foldable and more! FREEBIE!
Looking for a way to teach students about what a summary is, what a summary is NOT, and how to summarize? Want to help students become summary masters? The ability to summarize builds comprehension. Summarizing a narrative text helps students comprehend the plot of the story. This FREEBIE uses t...
Independent Reading Response Anchor Charts - Teaching with a Mountain View
I'm excited to share these anchor charts with you! We have been using these for quite some time now, and my students are becoming pros. A lot of the time, I do have students answering specific questions, but depending on the assignment, I will also have the students use these anchor charts to begin their ... Read more