These resources can be used as stand alone flip books that students keep with them in their folders, or glued into an interactive notebook for easy reference.
Use these resources to encourage and guide your students to read fiction and non fiction closely. These flip books will help students take deliberate steps to understand what they are reading more deeply. Once they understand a text, they can use the question stems to write their own text dependent questions.
**Prepare students for extended response questions that require evidence. Help students write about their own interpretations of texts in the classroom: BRACES-A Blueprint for On Demand and Essay Writing
**Teach your students to think deeply as they read any novel with Common Core Literature Circles
. Try out The Common Core Discussion Director
**CITING EVIDENCE GOT YOU AND YOUR STUDENTS DOWN? Take a break from the CORE with:
*120 Writing Prompts NOT Common Core Aligned
*Start with the Freebie
version of my students' favorite 24 prompts here.