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Dayna Atkins
 (Interesting Nonfiction for Kids): 10 Nonfiction Activity Ideas for Kids Reading response activities for non-fiction, from Loreen Leedy- need this for some of my "beyond level" kids Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Reading Comprehension, Nonfiction Activities, Reading Activities, Nonfiction Books, Early Finishers Activities, Library Activities, Comprehension Activities

10 Nonfiction Activity Ideas for Kids

After writing about the Common Core State Standards last month , I wanted to keep the ball rolling with activities to use with any nonfi...

Fiction Comprehension Types of Comprehension Questions Foldie Fun! We focus a lot of teaching the difference between Literal and Inferential questions, but once we have that down, we start talking about the different types of questions we find in reading. Reading Lessons, Reading Skills, Reading Activities, Reading Strategies, Guided Reading, Math Lessons, Main Idea Activities, Reading Test, Teaching Reading

Fiction Comprehension

We spent a few days before state testing doing some quick review activities for answering fiction comprehension questions. We had spent A L...

Reading Response Questions for Practically Any Book {freebie} - Fourth and Ten - TeachersPayTeache. Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Comprehension Strategies, Reading Process, Guided Reading, Non Fiction, Fiction Books

Reading Response Questions for Practically Any Book {freebie}

This free download is for a set of reading response questions that your students can use with practically any book! I use this download to keep my students accountable during their daily independent reading time. At the end of our independent reading time each day, I would have my kiddos pick a que...

Nonfiction Text Structure Signal Words- anchor chart focusing on informational text structures! Reading Lessons, Library Lessons, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Strategies, Teaching Tips, Reading Comprehension, Library Skills, Reading Groups

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The latest Tweets from Cassandra Ellis 📚 (@ccls531). MS teacher librarian, wife, mom, sister, favorite auntie, shoe lover, & reader. Thoughts are my own. MS lib blog: Central Iowa

Anchor Chart: Elements of Fairy Tales (Writing Workshop for Young Adults Program Plan?) Great idea using clipart on an anchor chart Traditional Literature, Traditional Tales, Readers Workshop, Writing Workshop, Fractured Fairy Tales, Fairy Tales Unit, Fairy Tale Theme, Reading Anchor Charts, Library Lessons

Kicking off Fairy Tales Unit!

Slight change of plans today. We did not begin our fairy tales unit with The Princess and the Pea . Instead, we opened with The Frog Prince...

Upper Grades Are Awesome: BB Part 5 - Donors Choose + Sticky Notes = Nonfiction Readers Reading Lessons, Reading Activities, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Teaching Ideas, Study Skills, Reading Strategies, Guided Reading, Learning

BB Part 5 - Donors Choose + Sticky Notes = Nonfiction Readers

I hope everyone is having a relaxing and fun summer. Mine is already half over, the first three weeks flew by, and I'm hoping the next thre...

"I'm a Text Detective!" FREE Reading Response Mini-booklet for use with any fiction text! Get those kiddos to support their reasoning with TEXT EVIDENCE! {Common Core aligned for Grades Reading Resources, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Reading Activities, Reading Comprehension, Reading Groups, Reading Centers, 4th Grade Reading, Guided Reading

"I'm a Text Detective!" {FREE Reading Response Mini-booklet}

Copy this FREE product front to back, cut apart on the dotted lines, and staple into a mini-booklet for students to instantly respond to any fiction text! Perfect for use during literacy centers, guided reading, or whole class instruction. Students are asked to write responses AND back them up with...

Free colorful posters of nonfiction text features! Each text feature is well explained and illustrated! Library Lessons, Reading Lessons, Reading Resources, Reading Strategies, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Teaching Spanish, Learning, Teaching Ideas

Nonfiction Text Features Posters | Text Features

Free posters to teach nonfiction text features.

Common Core Folktales, Fairytales, Fables, Oh My! Unit of Study Unit 5 Reading Lessons, Reading Strategies, Reading Activities, Teaching Reading, Learning, Teaching Time, Reading Skills, Teaching Second Grade, 3rd Grade Reading

Fairytales, Folktales, and Fables: Standards-Based Close Reading Unit (Digital)

Fairytales, Folktales, and Fables are used for this standards-based close reading unit that includes using all three genres to teach second grade standards. There is now a digital version of the student pages that are included through the TpT digital tool. This should help with distance learning. Si...

I love writing Fairy Tales with my students. This file makes it super easy! Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Teaching Ideas, Writing Ideas, Library Lessons, Writing Practice, Teaching Resources, Fairy Tale Activities, Reading Activities

Fairy Tale Activities: Writing

When you tie reading and writing together your students are able to make connections and better understand information. Fairy Tales are alway great reads but did you know your students can write them too? Included: This file is a 20 page download that walks your student through 13 steps in creating...

Analyze Non-Fiction: 4 core-ready lesson plans to introduce students to informational texts and text me some Scholastic! And I did (the scavenger hunt) last year on my own so I feel pretty good about that! Reading Charts, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Teaching Ideas, Reading Strategies, Help Teaching, Reading Resources, Teaching Spanish, Teaching Tools

Grades 1-2: Analyze Non-Fiction | Scholastic

4 core-ready lesson plans to introduce students to informational texts and key text features.