Teaching nonfiction

Enhance your teaching of nonfiction with these effective strategies. Engage your students and develop their critical reading and analytical skills with top ideas for teaching nonfiction.

It's no secret I've absolutely fallen in love with novel studies in my classroom. Small group novel studies are an amazing way to get my kids diving into authentic texts, discussing them, and writing in response. I was noticing tremendous gains in my students' ability to think deeply and write about fiction texts. However, this knowledge was not always transferring to non-fiction texts. So I set out to get the same kind of results with non-fiction. We know students need to be spending more…

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As adult readers, we know the importance of using nonfiction text features in order to help us understand the main body of text. Headings help us to make predictions while reading, and then easily find

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