These comprehension and analysis questions for Arthur Miller's play, The Crucible are perfect for independent reading checks, discussion guides, note-taking, or assessment.PDF AND DIGITAL-ENABLED FOR DISTANCE LEARNINGEach act is a separate packet as described below:Act 1 Questions for Comprehension
Your students not engaged when they read? Falling aspleep? Not retaining information? Try having them annotate the text! This PowerPoint explains the basics of marking and annotating the text in a fun, meaningful way. Transform your teaching and the way your students read through annotation! T
"My students were just breezing by the text just so they could be done. They didn't stop to read closely, make predictions, and notice the literary devices that lent to the tone and theme of the work. Mrs. Anderson's guided reading Google Slides force my students to slow down and really absorb every
This is a great concise two page close reading with interesting visuals and key concepts for social science clearly stated. The close reading has wide margins for annotation. It comes with an annotation guide. Key common core vocabulary for social sciences are bold throughout. The reading details th
Fight Against SPARKNOTES!
Like most teachers, early in my career I gave reading quizzes as a means of holding students accountable for their reading assignments. What I found, of course, was that students would turn to Sparknotes and other websites, looking for chapter summaries rather than actual
Book Bistro is a research-based independent reading program that fosters a love of reading. Flexible and easy to assess, it includes one-page assignments that practice and reinforce identifying and analyzing the elements of fiction. Annotation Bookmarks help students learn to read with a purpose and
Junior Intermediate Close Reading Annotation Symbols Posters Colorful.
Let's get reading, and understanding, and connecting!
These Junior/Intermediate close reading annotation posters reinforce successful reading strategies for your students.
Visually a little more mature than the typical primar
Close Reading Symbols Desk Reference
This set of fun bookmarks to use during close reading activities is a helpful tool for use with small reading groups or during whole class instruction and close reading practice.They may also be used independently by students as a desk reference tool.
Common Core Aligned. No prep, turnkey "Close Reading" exercises that guide and challenge students to develop thoughtful, critical analysis of three different excerpts from Lord of the Flies. 1. Ch 1 Jack Meets Ralph2. Ch 3 Jack the Hunter3. Ch 4 Jack and the MaskUnique acronyms provide students wi
Internet Safety, Anti-Bullying, Weapon Safety, Conflict, and Violence Worksheets - Reading Comprehension Passages, Questions, and Annotations It contains 5 Engaging, Non-Fiction Reading Comprehension Passages with Directions for Student Annotations! Reading Comprehension Questions also included! Que
This is a great concise two page close reading with interesting visuals and key concepts for social science clearly stated. The close reading has wide margins for annotation. It comes with an annotation guide. Key common core vocabulary for social sciences are bold throughout. The readings details t
The Close Reading Annotation Toolkit can be used with any fiction or nonfiction assignment. The tools in this kit may be used by students individually, in pairs, or in groups when:
…reading short, challenging passages.
…rereading with a pen.
…discussing impressions an
These interactive and creative analysis activities are the perfect supplement to any Macbeth unit. They allow students to engage and analyze some of the most important soliloquies of the play while perfectly breaking up the monotony of reading comprehension questions and traditional textbook work. S
I created this Close Reading Symbol chart (in MS Word) for my third graders, but it can be modified and adjusted according to your grade level.Every year I print these on card stock, laminate them, and tape a copy on each child's desk so they have a reference tool right there. I also send a copy h
"The Gift of the Magi" Close Reading Assignment | DISTANCE LEARNINGO. Henry’s classic tale, “The Gift of the Magi,” is the perfect winter holiday short story. This no prep, print / assign, and go short story set uses “The Gift of the Magi” to guide students in close reading and annotation. The pack
Islam - Islamic World Worksheets - Reading Comprehension Passages, Questions, and Annotations This resource is designed for a Islam unit. It contains 5 Engaging, Non-Fiction Reading Comprehension Passages with Directions for Student Annotations! Reading Comprehension Questions also included! Questio
Fight Against SPARKNOTES!
Like most teachers, early on in my career I gave reading quizzes as a means of holding students accountable for their reading assignments. What I found, of course, was that students would turn to Sparknotes and other websites, looking for chapter summaries rather than actu
Close Read and Annotation Bookmarks
When we teach students how to read closely, we empower them to become independent learners, so it is appropriate that the K-12 Anchor Standards begin as follows:
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.1 Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to ma
CLOSE READING BOOKMARK
Enjoy these text variations of coding bookmarks. Teach students how to engage with the text by having a conversation with the author. Then, have students show evidence of how they are responding to the text. Choose the bookmark that best fits what you want your students to
Engage your students with informational close reading passages, writing pages & organizers, plus a Mayflower directed draw your kids will love! Off to Plymouth covers the Mayflower purchase, Pilgrims journey, & their friends in the New World. This Non-Fiction close reading packet can be use
These handy bookmarks - the file is a .pdf with 4 bookmarks per 8.5x11 piece of paper - are great to laminate and give to students. There is also a corresponding 11x17 poster with all the symbols as well.
The bookmark has 9 symbols for students to use to annotate a text. When I use them, I have stu
Common Core Aligned. This package includes a a variety of resources to help students develop active reading skills and annotation techniques for literary analysis. PPT lecture explains the strategies for active reading and techniques for annotations. Student notes outline each step for annotating
These colorful Close Reading Annotation Posters can be used in your classroom for reference throughout the entire year!If your students are anything like mine, they lose papers, bookmarks, and all other sources that I give them. These posters can remain on your wall as a visual remember on how to a
In this close reading activity for chapter one of To Kill a Mockingbird, students annotate excerpts of the novel that Harper Lee uses to help build a sense of setting. Students search for powerful imagery, similes, metaphors, and personification. In a follow-up activity the next day, students writ