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Figurative Language Stories for Close Reading ~ FREE Complete Week 1!
Figurative Language Stories for Close Reading ~ FREE Complete Week 1! This includes Week 1 of my Figurative Language Stories for Close Reading. Purchase the full product here. Full Product Description: 6 original reading passages for teaching and reviewing figurative language: simile, metaphor, hy
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Cause and Effect Detectives
A freebie activity pack to introduce the cause & effect reading strategy. Contents: 2 Whole group/ independent work practice pages. If you give a mouse a cookie graphic organizer. 2 Matching center activities. Cause and effect definition flash cards.
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Interactive Reading Notebooks ~ FREE Bonus Lesson! Making Inferences
This freebie includes a complete interactive reading notebook lesson on making inferences. It is a bonus lesson that is not included in my other notebook products, so be sure to download this if you own those as well. This lesson includes 3 activities and is aligned to CCSS standards for grades 4-8
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Comprehension Graphic Organizer- Fits ANY Fiction Book
This handy little 2-page graphic organizer is just the thing you need to help your students stay focused during read-aloud. It also works great for book clubs, book reports, and independent contracts. The sky is the limit! Suggestions for use included! Skills practiced: -Connections -Visualizations
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FREE Literacy Interactive Notebook Activities
This includes two activities for fictional texts and two activities for nonfiction texts. They work great as a text response activity or comprehension check. You can use them with the whole class, small group centers or stations, or with individual students. VIDEO PREVIEW: To preview all of the pa
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Plot Chart Diagram Arc - Pixar Short Films Study (w/ Answer Keys)
Plot Charts are a necessary story analysis skill, so we've made them so much fun. Your learners will be begging for more (seriously, read the feedback) as they watch Pixar Short Films and analyze the plot. TEXTS: 10 Pixar Short Films (films not included) PLOT PACKET: 10 Pixar Plot Arcs w/ Answer Ke
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Evidence Posters
Do your kids need help understanding how to show evidence? These posters provide a great visual aid! :)
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Figurative Language Word Wall Cards
Figurative language word wall cards covering alliteration, hyperbole, idioms, metaphors, personification, onomatopoeia, similes, and more! Each card has a definition and an illustrated example. Related Word Wall Cards ELA Word Wall Related Figurative Language Products Figurative Language
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Weekly Close Reading - FREEBIE - Snow Day
This Common Core aligned product is a sample of my larger Weekly Reading products. You will receive the story, Snow Day, with 5 daily comprehension activities. The full products contain 4 themed reading passages (2 fiction, 2 nonfiction) relating to each month. Each passage contains 5 days of c
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Folktale Genres Poster Set FREEBIE! Fairy Tale, Tall Tale, Fable, Myth, & Legend
Folktale Genres Poster Set FREEBIE! Fairy Tale, Tall Tale, Fable, Myth, & Legend 6 Poster Set for teaching the subgenres of Folktales: Fairy Tale, Tall Tale, Fable, Myth, & Legend. Buy the full set of 12: Fiction Genres Posters Set of 12 Please check my TpT store for more reading and lite
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Genre Posters FREE
FREE Genre Posters to help teach about different genres or display in your classroom library! *Check Out My File Folder Centers! Come see me! Facebook Pinterest
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FREE Any Book Literature Sampler - 14 Printable Pages!
Here are 15 Ready-to-Use Printables for you to use with your students. Most of these will work with any chapter book. There are also some worksheets to use with nonfiction selections. Each of these worksheets was pulled from one of my highly rated TpT Any Book Literature Bundles. "Like" my page o
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Retelling Sticks
Retelling Sticks are a tool for students to help them retell stories, while identifying and describing story elements. The visual cues will aid students in providing key ideas and details as they retell and sequence. Glue the laminate circles to popsicle sticks and they are ready to use!
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FREE Mentor Text Lists for Common Core Reading Literature Standards {K-2}
These are groups of titles that I have compiled based on books that have worked for me in teaching different K-2 comprehension skills, strategies and Common Core standards. The lists include mentor texts ideal for teaching the following: RL.1 – Questioning RL.1 – Predicting RL.1 – Inferencing RL.2
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Gobbling Up Main Idea and Details FREEBIE
This writing craft will get your kids excited about reviewing main idea and details all while getting into the Thanksgiving spirit. Students will write the main idea on the body and details on the turkey's feathers. It can be used with any story. They also make a great bulletin board display. If yo
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Story Elements Foldable Fill-in-the-Blanks Bookmark
This is a foldable bookmark with eight sections that students can use to record story elements as they read. By folding the paper in half, and then in half again, student create a bookmark that is always handy when they are ready to write. The story elements include characters, character traits, s
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Literature Activity Choice Board: 3rd -5th Grades
This ready-made literature choice board is ideal for use with any novel used in the 3rd-5th grade classroom. It includes 9 activities that students can complete, along with 4 worksheets that correspond with them. This packet is great for reinforcing reading comprehension, vocabulary building, and cr
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Literary Device Posters - Set of 20: Metaphor Simile and More!
I have created a set of 20 Literary Device posters. You are getting the following posters: 1. Title Poster - Literary Devices 2. Personification 3. Hyperbole 4. Onomatopoeia 5. Metaphor 6. Simile 7. Alliteration 8. synonym 9. antonym 10. homophone 11. idiom 12. palindrome 13. pun 14. oxymor
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Reading Genre Poster Set with Definitions!
Every classroom library needs to have Reading Genre Posters! Each of these 10 posters have pictures that correspond to the definition of each genre. Just print, glue them to cardstock or construction paper, laminate, and your library is ready to go! This poster set includes: - Reading Genre Title
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Sentence Stems for Comprehension Strategies and Skills
This is a collection of sentence stems that I use for thinkmarks, reader's response, and just to teach my students the language to use when comprehending a text. Enjoy the freebie!
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Reading Response to Literature Mini Books: Freebie
This Reading Response to Literature Activities freebie contains 5 fold-able, mini books. Included are two reader's response to literature books (story summary & main character), one book reviewing verbs, one book practicing the contractions don't & won't, and one book reviewing the questi
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Polar Express Freebie
This product includes activities to enhance your study of the book "The Polar Express". Included are: Retelling (beginning, middle, and end) Story Elements (character, setting, problem, solution) Movie vs. Book box and t chart The First Gift of Christmas writing How to Make Hot Chocolate writing
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Drawing Conclusions FREEBIE
Drawing Conclusions Practice Drawing Conclusions Graphic Organizer Drawing Conclusions Center Activity
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Problem and Solution Activity Pack
A FREE activity pack that demonstrates how the problem and solution of a story and sequencing are very closely related. Included --Problem and Solution Anchor Chart --Problem and Solution Match UP (perfect for Formative Assessments) -- Problem and Solution Graphic Organizer that can easily be tailor
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12 Inspirational Quotes for Reading
12 posters to display in your classroom. These quotes celebrate the gift, wonder, and joy of reading. Please follow us - free item added each week! You may also be interested in our free Inspirational Quotes for Writing and History.
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A novel study on Charlotte's Web
I created this unit with my students in mind. I wanted to incorporate fun and exciting activities into my students learning. Included in the unit: spelling and vocabulary lists for all chapters; report on E. B. White, spiders, & pigs; bubble map of Wilbur & Charlotte; writing a persuasi
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Reading Comprehension Sandwich Worksheet
Assess students' reading comprehension with this fun graphic organizer! Students will enjoy filling in the "layers of the sandwich" while identifying plot, characters, setting, and problem and solution. If you like this free product, check out my full packet of Creative Reading Response Sheets at
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Famous First Lines: Book Quote Posters (with black AND white backgrounds)
What started out a fun little way to share some great first lines has turned into a really cool collaboration among teachers. I have seen many teachers making their own graphics of famous first lines or even book quotes to share with other. How cool! After many requests, I have decided to make a g
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The Mitten Sequence Cards- Updated 1/2014
Mitten character sequence cards to accompany the book, "The Mitten" by Jan Brett. The activity also includes ordinal words to match up to the pictures, as well as a recording sheet for additional practice or to set this activity up at a center with a pocket chart. This activity was updated January
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Creating a Dystopia PREZI Lesson Plan
A visually engaging PREZI presentation with several group and individual activities to accompany units on THE HUNGER GAMES, THE GIVER, 1984, UGLIES, BRAVE NEW WORLD, FAHRENHEIT 451, THE MAZE RUNNER, CITY OF EMBER, THE BAR CODE TATTOO, or any other dystopian novel. If you haven't used PREZI before,
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Mrs Wishy Washy Emergent Reader
This is the perfect little emergent reader to add to any farm-themed unit! This reader is based off teh book, Mrs. Wishy Washy by Joy Cowley. For more ideas and freebies head over to my blog: Beg, Borrow, Steal! www.mchaffiek.blogspot.com Hope to see you soon! :)
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Character Selfies: Character Analysis, Summary, Point of View, and Visualization
Do your students have a cell phone? If they do, chances are they take "selfies" (photos of themselves) all the time. Turn this favorite pastime into an activity that will strengthen their comprehension skills! Not to mention, you will be one cool teacher for these 21st century kids! Examples of w
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Interactive Reading Literature and Informational Text Notebook FREEBIE
This is a freebie for your Reading Interactive notebooks! Enjoy great foldables to add to your Reading curriculum!
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Guided Reading
This is a great resource that contains guided reading tips, strategies, and advice for your classroom. This can be used for any novel. Included in Bundle: →Guided Reading Strategies (visualizing, summarizing, predicting, clarifying, questioning, and more; 4-pages) →Daily Assignment Grid →End of St
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Standards Based Literature Graphic Organizers
Use these FREE graphic organizers with any fiction text to reinforce the teaching of Common Core standards. Each graphic organizer begins with an "I Can" statement along with a brief description of how each skill helps them as a reader. Skills are scaffolded so that students can use these graphic
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Weekly Close Reading - FREEBIE - Friends
This Common Core aligned product is a sample of my larger Weekly Reading products. You will receive the story, Friends, with 5 daily comprehension activities. The full products contain 4 themed reading passages (2 fiction, 2 nonfiction) relating to each month. Each passage contains 5 days of co
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Text Features Poster FREE
This text features printable is a great tool that helps students learn about text features and gives them something to refer to throughout the year. It can be printed off as a classroom poster or kept at each student’s desk individually. As the students work through a text, this printable can help
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Close Reading Companion: Miss Nelson is Missing
Close Reading is one of the strategies teachers implement with the Common Core. This Close Reading Companion for the picture book Miss Nelson is missing gives ideas for guiding students through a close reading with 3 readings. It also includes graphic organizers for students to show their understa
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Winter Print and Go Freebie {4th and 5th Grade English Language Arts CCSS}
This Winter Print and Go Freebie is full of ready-to-use pages for any 4th and 5th grade classroom! All you need to do is print, copy, and use! This pack is perfect for morning work, review work, homework, as an assessment, as a spiral review, in a center, as enrichment work for 3rd grade students
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Poetry Comics: Metaphors with Robert Frost
Poetry Comics: Metaphors with Robert Frost This is a free file from a larger product called Poetry Comics: Metaphor, Tone, and Personification. These lessons follow the same format as the free sample, except a worksheet is added afterward to reinforce the skills taught in the comic. Also check out
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Mrs Wishy Washy Freebie Pack
This is a great little pack for folks who love Mrs Wishy Washy. It goes best with the original Mrs Wishy Washy book. The pages are supplemental materials for the Mrs. Wishy Washy and do not replace the book in any way.
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Guided Reading Planning Templates (Two Versions)
BECAUSE THIS PRODUCT IS FREE OF CHARGE ALL THAT I ASK IS THAT YOU LEAVE SOME FEEDBACK AND CLICK THE GREEN STAR TO THE RIGHT TO FOLLOW MY STORE! THANK YOU AND I HOPE THESE TEMPLATES MEET YOUR NEEDS! :-) Here I offer two of my previous best-selling guided reading planning templates free of charge!
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Island of the Blue Dolphins - (Reed Novel Studies)
The Island of the Blue Dolphins is a 74 page comprehensive and integrated novel study guide. The guide is presented chapter-by-chapter and includes the following distinct sections: Vocabulary, Comprehension Questions (including many higher-level thinking questions); and Extension Activities. This c
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Story Elements Poster Set {100 Followers FrEeBiE!}
Thanks SO MUCH for following me! As a small token of my appreciation, I am offering this Story Elements Poster Set to assist in teaching fiction story elements! Thanks so MUCH for all of your purchases and for always being the BEST followers! :) Please leave me feedback if you enjoy this product!
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Story Map! Visual Story Element Tool {Freebie}
This is a great tool to helping students visualize story elements; inciting force, rising action, climax, falling action, etc. Can be used with almost any story and at any level. This Story Map can be printed in two sizes; 8.5 x 11 or 11 x 17. There is also a completed sample Story Map based on H
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5 Literary Elements Worksheets
**CLICK HERE to get many more literary elements teaching resources: PowerPoint Presentations, Informational Handouts, Worksheets and Lesson Plans!** CONTENTS FOCUSING ON CHARACTERS This worksheet is intended to be a ‘character log’. It contains boxes for students to make notes on various characte
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NO PREP Reading & Writing Units {ONE FREE UNIT- The Wretched Stone}
This includes one free unit from my Volume 1, Better Than Basal: Reading & Writing Units for 40 Popular Mentor Texts. The activities go with the book, The Wretched Stone by Chris Van Allsburg. If you aren't familiar with the book, The Wretched Stone, you can see a Slide Share version of it her
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Book vs. Movie
Book vs. Movie Printables: FREE Use these two printables after you have read the book and then seen the movie version. Great for comparing and contrasting and thinking critically about how the movie was made. Thanks for looking and have a great day! Rachel Lynette
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Freebie! {Sample Reading Response Sheets}
Check out this free sample from my Creative Reading Response Sheets 2! These response sheets can be used with ANY book. Brand new themes and activities will provide the variety you need to keep your kiddos engaged and motivated. If you like these samples pages, please check out the complete packet
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Reading Responses ~ 2nd-5th Grade
These versatile reading responses can be used for any fiction story! They are appropriate for 2nd through 5th grade. Consider using these literature responses for: ~reading workshop ~basal stories ~chapter books ~read alouds ~homework ~substitutes Different reading response variations are include
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Digging Deeper Into Character Traits: Interactive Notebook Freebie
My students have struggled with trying to find character traits that are not “the obvious.” I created this little addition to use with my Interactive Reading Notebook to help my students dig deeper into character traits and to use dialogue, actions, feelings, and thoughts of the character. These t
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Cask of Amontillado, Edgar Allan Poe, FREE 2-day lit. analysis lesson, CCSS
Use The Cask of Amontillado, Edgar Allan Poe’s creepy tale of twisted justice, to teach your students the elements of literary analysis. This two-day lesson plan includes a 15-question deep-thinking exercise (with detailed answer key/class discussion starters) and a Storytelling Arc handout (with co
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