Teaching Reading

Collection by Dallas Thompson

Dallas Thompson
Onomatopoeias made to look like comics. An awesome project! Using in art room for Lichtenstein and pop art. Teaching Language Arts, Teaching Art, Middle School Art, Art School, Primary School Art, Arte Elemental, Classe D'art, 6th Grade Art, Ecole Art

Onomatopoeia art

It's been a while since I've posted a project - it always seems to be that I'll have a couple of weeks where we are "in process", then sudd...

reading response worksheet - restating question and using text evidence -good ws outline for common core texts, also can serve as a graphic organizer Reading Workshop, Reading Skills, Guided Reading, Close Reading, Reading Strategies, Reading Groups, Reading Centers, Reading Activities, Third Grade Reading

He Brought it Upon Himself to Visit...

Strep Throat that is. Insert frustrated, exhausted teacher here. Thursday I was exhausted all day, but I made it through the day. Friday I w...

Head Over Heels For Teaching: Spark Student Motivation-Reading Counts THIS! I understand the teaching and reading of certain books in school, but they should really give more free reading time/incentives. Library Quotes, Book Quotes, Me Quotes, Author Quotes, Writing Quotes, Famous Quotes, I Love Books, Good Books, Books To Read

Spark Student Motivation-Reading Counts

Saturdays are SUPER because we get MOTIVATED together! I am a HUGE fan of Reading Counts! I think it's such a great incentive to get ki...

Mighty boy reading list ages Raise boys that love to read! GREAT suggestions, plus lists for older boys and girls, too! Kids Reading, Teaching Reading, Reading Time, Reading Lists, Reading Books, Book Suggestions, Book Recommendations, Books For Boys, Childrens Books

The Mighty Boy Reading List: Ages 9-12

DECREASE the screen time this summer and UP the reading time with these books that will engage and inspire your boys! Mighty Books: def. building kids of character one book at a time Focus: Book recommendations for boys ages 9-12 years Goal: Read one book a month. Why: According to the U.S. Department of Education boys are lagging behind the girls in literacy skills. So, bolster your son’s reading interests with the Mighty Books 2014 list. This year’s list focuses decision-making and how…

Five-finger retell! This is a simple way for students to remember how to write summaries. This lesson can be done by having students go through the five finger retell on a story they have previously read. Comprehension Strategies, Reading Strategies, Reading Activities, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Summarizing Activities, Guided Reading, Retelling Activities, Student Reading

5 Finger Retell (summarizing strategy)

Many kids have a hard time retelling/summarizing a passage or story. This simple hand trick helps them tell only the most important parts of the story. One teacher I know keeps these two hand cut-outs on the wall near their guided reading table, so the kids can refer to it often. She says…

The Brain of a Struggling Reader Infographic - e-Learning Infographics Reading Resources, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Teacher Resources, Guided Reading, Reading Help, E Learning

Infographic: Intervention for Struggling Readers - WeAreTeachers

Brain differences also play a crucial role in the challenges faced by struggling readers. Download our struggling readers infographic and learn about intervention strategies.

FLUENCY STRIPS for Beginning and/or Struggling readers! 480 simple sentences that use sight words and CVC words to build confidence and fluency! But great idea! Reading Fluency, Reading Intervention, Reading Activities, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Teaching Tools, Guided Reading, Reading Mastery, Teaching Ideas

Building Fluency - The Quick and Easy Way!

As we all know, fluency is a key component to reading success! Students need a LOT of opportunities to practice sight word recognition and newly learned

a year of many firsts: Close Reading for Beginners. Like this observation notes sheet for teachers! Close Reading Strategies, Guided Reading Groups, Reading Lessons, Reading Resources, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Binder, Reading Record, Reading Notes

Close Reading for Beginners

Well…hello!!! I wanted to share with you what close reading looks like in my class. I always try to teach my students the WHY behind o...

Teach Your Child To Read - Free Sticky Note Bookmark to use with students. It teaches them how to use sticky notes WHILE reading to help them increase their skills! - Teach Your Child To Read Reading Response, Reading Skills, Close Reading Strategies, Reading Notes, Book Notes, Reading Groups, Study Skills, Reading Activities, Teaching Reading

It's Already 2014?!?!

It's already 2014?!? Quite a bit into 2014, actually! Wow. I can't believe my first year of teaching is halfway through! It has seriously FL...

Author's Purpose Sort Take I love this idea but would need to rewrite the paragraphs for second grade. Reading Lessons, Reading Resources, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Comprehension Strategies, Reading School, Learning

Author's Purpose Sort Take 2!

I made an author's purpose sort in another post ( see here ) and found out it had a little tmi...as in too much information...as in too many...

Free Close Read and Annotation Bookmarks: These bookmarks can be printed five per page, back-to-back, and can then be laminated for durability. They can be used until students become accustomed to annotating. With practice, students will “dig deeper”! Reading Lessons, Reading Resources, Reading Activities, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Teaching Ideas, Guided Reading, Teaching Tools, Close Reading Strategies

Close Read and Annotation Bookmarks: Free!

Close Read and Annotation Bookmarks When we teach students how to read closely, we empower them to become independent learners, so it is appropriate that the K-12 Anchor Standards begin as follows: - CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.1 Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to ma...

*Bunting, Books, and Bright Ideas*: Reading Comprehension and Writing Workshop Binders Reading Comprehension Strategies, Reading Resources, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Teaching Ideas, Guided Reading, Kindergarten Learning, Elementary Teaching, Writing Strategies

Reading Comprehension and Writing Workshop Binders

I love going in to my classroom in the summer. It's quiet and organized and peaceful! I went in this morning to help some teacher friends ...

Teaching With a Mountain View: Cumulative Novel Projects. Are you looking for a fun way to end a novel study? You've come to the right place! Here you will find a collection of novel projects I have used in my classroom. They are all free for you to e 6th Grade Reading, Middle School Reading, Teaching Literature, Teaching Reading, Guided Reading, Learning, Reading Activities, Teaching Ideas, Reading Projects

Cumulative Novel Projects

Are you looking for a fun way to end a novel study? You've come to the right place! Here you will find a collection of novel projects I h...