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
Reading Response Journals | Printable & Digital Journals | Distance Learning
Reading Response Journals are the perfect place for students to respond to novels that are read aloud in the classroom. This Reading Response Journal covers 10 different reading skills and strategies. There is a Divider Tab for each skill or strategy, each with a built in Anchor Chart and Sentence F...
Read and Recall Freebie Update! - Classroom Freebies
Hey everyone! I hope you had a great holiday and if you’re like me you’re definitely enjoying your time off school. Yes I love and miss the kiddos and have seen some updates about them on FB but I’ve really enjoyed no alarms, comfy clothes, Netflix, organizing my home, and staying up late. The joys ... Read More about Read and Recall Freebie Update!
Reading Comprehension Passages Sample Pack
Reading Comprehension Passages - Sample Pack - This reading comprehension sample pack includes 8 engaging passages that are perfect for beginning readers. Each passage teaches students to look back at the text to find the answers. The names of the passages and what original resource they belong to a...
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3rd grade teacher blog- New teacher tips, lesson ideas for K-4, & freebies for elementary teachers, like a customizable lesson plan template!
Close Reading Highlighter Labels
My students LOVE to use highlighters when we read closely. They are more engaged with the text simply because they are excited to use a different colored highlighter. Don't you love their enthusiasm at this age? :) I love that each color is for a different purpose necessary with Close Reading:...
Arthur's Halloween ~ Let's SCARE Up Some FREE FUN!! — Teacher KARMA
Happy Halloween! Arthur is one of my all-time favorite storybook characters. Arthur’s Halloween is written by Marc Brown and if you are not familiar with this reading series, you really should check it out. Your students will LOVE this character, and his buddies that show up in each book! If you are looking … Read more...
Guided Reading Questions
These make for easy conversation during your guided reading groups or during read alouds. Either pick the questions yourself or allow the students to pick a question out of the jar to answer or ask another student. To make, simply Print, Cut out circles, and tape or glue on to popsicle sticks. Put...
Making Your Thinking Visible With Graphic Organizers - The Classroom Key
Freebie! One of the keys to teaching reading comprehension is showing kids how proficient readers think about text. Teachers have to find a way to make their thinking visible. One way is with graphic organizers. Here is a free set: The first one is filled in with the steps for growing…
The students read the passage independently then travel around the classroom answering the questions on butcher paper (everyone has a square). In their box they write the answer and the evidence that helped them KNOW the right answer not just THINK the right answer. - Mrs. Holmes Eclectically Educating
The students read the passage independently then travel around the classroom answering the questions on butcher paper (everyone has a square). In their box they write the answer and the evidence that helped them KNOW the right answer not just THINK the right answer. - Mrs. Holmes Eclectically Educating by Laura Gomez on Indulgy.com
Morning Work ELA and Reading Freebie! - Classroom Freebies
Supercharge your morning work with I Heart Literacy! Each page features a fun theme so your students will not only be practicing reading and ELA skills, but will also be learning about a curriculum-based topic. A wide variety of Common Core skills are addressed. Try these five free pages for free! Happy Teaching! Rachel Lynette ... Read More about Morning Work ELA and Reading Freebie!
Reading Strategies Anchor Charts and Posters for Distance Learning
Are you ready to raise the bar of your reading instruction? These reading strategy anchor charts and posters will help your students develop strong comprehension skills. These easy to read and ready to print reading anchor charts work as a great companion for your read aloud or small group lesson. T...