Need help launching your reader's workshop? Need help introducing what to expect this year in reading? This mini lesson is directed toward your students and will set your kids at ease by letting them know what to expect from reading. This will help you set classroom rules and expectations for reading time and give your kids some practical, hands - on ideas about how to behave and how to stay on task. Topics include: What Will My Class Look Like During Reading, What Am I Expected To Do During Reading, What About Independent Reading, Interactive Read Alouds, Conferring, Abandoning A Book, Writing in My Response Journal, and Reading. Strategies When My Reading Seems Confusing. All this in one SMARTboard lesson.