Do you want to know more about Balanced Literacy? Balanced Literacy framework changed the way I thought about teaching reading. Before, I was sometimes at a loss as to what to do in those 90 minutes! Now, I know! In addition, the progress I have seen in my students has been amazing! I could never go back to teaching the way I taught before! My favorite part of Balance Literacy is teaching small groups at my U table! Here is the framework for Balance Literacy!
*Basic Framework and how to fill 90 minute reading block.
*1 Week of Digraph Lesson Suggestions used in the Framework
*1 Week of Comprehension Lessons on Connections used in the Framework
*Anchor Chart Examples for Digraphs
*Anchor Chart Examples for Connections
*(3) Three Printable for Practice with Connections
*When to use the Guided Reading Table
*When to Conference with Students
*How Students Pick "Just Right Books"
*How to Implement 10 Reading Stations and meet with Reading Groups
*Working With Leveled Students
*Guided Reading Sample Lesson
*How to Set up Your Guided Reading Notebook for Running Records
*Sample of Running Records
*Printable to keep Track of your Students Individually with Example
*Read Aloud and Wrap up to Finalize the Framework
If you are interested in teaching comprehension strategies (key to Balanced Literacy), here are a few products that will help!
Question Strategies for Writing, Comprehension
Background Knowledge for Writers
Schema Background Knowledge Writing
Setting, Character, and Plot Description
Keywords: Balance Literacy, Guided Reading, Reading Centers, Managing Reading Block, Running Records
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