Accountability and autonomy are super important to me as a teacher, but I absolutely despise paperwork. Instead of making a packet for students to complete each week, I stick the assignment into a sheet protector.
This sheet helps me still keep track of students practicing the skills that I want them to work on. There are 15 opportunities during the week to complete these 8 activities. The extra time slots are used for other parts of Daily 5 time.
These activities correlate with Reading Street