These Reading Comprehension task cards and worksheets have a wizardry theme to engage students whilst learning valuable comprehension strategies.
Students become WIZARDRY WHIZZES using their wizardry powers to answer right there, think and search and on my own question. The tools include glasses (
This product is for QAR (Question - Answer - Relationship) task cards. These cards present students with 12 different questions. I have incorporated the 4 different types of questions into the task cards. Students must read the card and determine which type of question it is asking. Students doc
I created this resource to be used with the 4th grade Treasures book, When I Went to the Library. This set includes 12 task cards with questions that related to the story. Students must identify which type of question is being asked and document their answers. Includes an answer sheet.
Question Answer Relationship (QAR) -- Student Question Stem Materials!
An effective reading strategy originally developed by Raphael & Au (2005), QAR supports student comprehension across multiple grade-levels and curriculum areas. Students use QAR to guide their understanding of questions and
Here is a great 25 page resource to use with your 2nd-4th grade classes to reinforce important reading comprehension skills such as context clues, inferences, figurative language, character traits, sequencing, and compare/contrast. Some of the activities require a children's book to complete (The Sn
This Common Core math center was created for a fifth grade math class. Center cards contain math problems dealing with the power of ten concept. Students check their answers by scanning the QAR code with an ipad (ipod, iphone, etc...). It also includes QAR codes for tutorials that students can go
Kate DiCamillo's novel Because of Winn Dixie has been a big favorite of my students in grades 3-5 for years, and I've been using this product with them to build comprehension, writing, vocabulary, and questioning skills. I've included 24 comprehension task cards that can be used with each chapter. T
QAR Comprehension Unit Lesson Plan BundleThis product includes a step-by-step lesson plan for introducing and teaching QAR Question Answer Relationships to improve student comprehension. The product includes at least a month's worth of mini-lessons and hands-on activities. All lessons and activiti
Reading Workshop necessity: Teach students how to develop theories about characters by analyzing their behaviors and actions using these easy to duplicate response activities and vocabulary task. A great way to teach characterization. Includes10 Writing prompts10+ Question cards Reading Voc
If you are teaching about the Underground Railroad, Henry's Freedom Box is a great companion book. Having quality activities to use with the book is a huge help, and this bundle gives you LOTS of Options! It includes comprehension materials, a lapbook project about the Underground Railroad, and a wr
These missions have students report back on a certain skill or component of the book.
-Why the setting is important to the story
-VIP-Very important part of the story
-How a character relates to you
-Word Wizard:find a challenging word
-Find words that appeal to your senses that the autho
Take your students from the textbook and drop the right in the center of Pompeii using Google maps! Built as a hybrid of Virtual Field Trip and Webquest, tge Goal is to expose students to the ruins of Mount Vesuvius while also asking to dig into both scientific and historic documents of the event.
This unit bundle features five sweet Christmas books and activities perfect for reading and writing workshop plus two holiday partner plays. The books featured in this bundle include the following:Wild Christmas Reindeer by Jan BrettGingerbread Friends by Jan BrettChristmas Tapestry by Patricia Pol
Are you looking for a text to use in small grups, as a mentor or read aloud. Grab a book that kids can connect to and be engaged with as you read. She uses a lot of craft moves to draw readers attention to the text. Great for making connections, analyzing characters, and making inferences. Activ
This collection of book companions features diverse texts you can use any time of year, in conjunction with Black History Month, or with your content area studies. These titles need and can be used any time of year. These are some of the best titles for children and highlight the achievements of ma
A list of mentor texts to teach values including: manners, friendship, respect, getting along, rules and expectations, sharing, honesty, family and self identity.
Books include: The Recess Queen, Enemy Pie, Hugless Douglas, The Rainbow Fish, Pig the Pug, and many more!
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These posters focus on the four Question Answer Relationship (QAR) questions. Includes: Right There, Think and Search, Author and Me and On My Own. It also includes example questions for each question type.
IN MY CLASSROOM I have these posters laminated and displayed on the board. We read a shared
Bloom's Taxonomy Reading Response Cards suitable for fiction texts. It promotes higher order thinking in students as they are required to answered questions fufilling the six areas of Bloom's Taxonomy - Remember, Understanding/Comprehension, Application, Analysing, Evaluation and Creating.
This set of bundled posters provides information on Australian, African, Asian and Marine animals. The posters are colour coded accordingly. Download the PREVIEW to see an example of each type of poster.
Each poster has subheadings, including; classification, habitat, anatomy (description), enemies
Excellent review and community building activities! There are many truths or lessons for life embedded in the works and words of Dr. Seuss and Albert Einstein. The 50 slides, printable pages, and activities in this resource are organized around these nine themes, or lessons for life:Keep MovingBe Y
Build your students' comprehension using these question stems based on the Fountas and Pinnell System. There are 2 sets of cards, both fiction and non-fiction. Each set contains questions for questions within the text, beyond the text and about the text.
IN MY CLASSROOM I have laminated these quest
Often younger students need scaffolding during the writing process as they are still consolidating their knowledge. By using a clip chart/anchor chart in your classroom students are able to see themselves move through the writing process. Simply print, laminate, attach and provide each student with