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2nd, 3rd, 4th
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The print and go assignments in this magazine packet are a great way to add non-fiction lessons to your curriculum. There are 4 interactive journal assignments included. This packet can be used with the whole class if you have a magazine subscription for your class or as a literacy center. It's an easy center to set up! All you need are magazines, pencils, and an assignment. Change the assignment each week. This packet has enough assignments for 18 weeks of centers - a whole semester!

This packet is aligned with 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grade Common Core Standards.

Common Core Standards: RFS.2.3., RFS.2.4 , L.2.2, R.I.2.10, RF.3.3. , RF.3.4.,L.3.2. R.I. 3.10, R.I. 3.10, RI.4.10, RF.4.3, RF.4.4, L.4.1, L.4.2, L.4.3

You can read more about this packet on my blog Click HERE

Included are:
-18 assignments (please download preview file to get more details)
-Sign for your center
-Parent letter asking for donation of magazines

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On  August 19, 2013Polka Dot Palace (TpT Seller) said:
Thanks so much for creating this. What a meaningful way to incorporate the magazines into centers & since magazines are something different, I expect total engagement from my kiddos. Thanks so much.
On  August 19, 2013Teach 123 - Michelle answered:
Thank you for your feedback! You'll have to let me know what your students think about the activities. (Email: teach123.school@gmail.com) Thanks!
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I can't wait to use this resource in my Inquiry and Investigation workstation! I subscribe to seven magazines from which the texts on our state testing are taken. This resource will ease my fourth graders into informational reading!
On  July 28, 2013Teach 123 - Michelle answered:
I love having a magazine center and I'm sure your students will enjoy it, too! Thank you for shopping at my store. I hope you have a great school year!
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I appreciate your feedback. I will add these suggestions to my "to do" list and try some of these in the future.
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Magazines and more - center and interactive journal
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Magazines and more - center and interactive journal