This is your ULTIMATE reading resource for launching reading workshop. (Lucy Calkins Inspired) The title of this unit is “We are Super Marathon Readers!” This unit will help students establish healthy reading habits and routines, such as choosing books, building stamina, fluency and reading partnerships.
This is the first unit in a series of monthly units that will introduce reader's workshop to your students. This unit is aligned to the National Common Core Standards and Texas Essential Knowledge Skills (TEKS). Choose from 32 lessons for your first grade class. Each lesson is paired with a premade student friendly chart. The charts are differentiated for English-language learners, at-risk students and students with special needs.
Recommended Time Frame
Unit Calendar Overview
Overarching Essential Question
32 Lessons (4-6 weeks)
16 Colorful Teaching Charts
Small Group Activities
Suggested Mentor Texts
First Grade Sight/Spelling Word List
National Common Core Standards Correlation
Texas Essential Knowledge Skills (TEKS) Correlation
Note: Print on one side.
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