Literacy Strategies Strategies for Middle School: Reading and Writing Bundle

Grade Levels
Product Rating
File Type
PDF (Acrobat) Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
2.64 MB   |   60 pages

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Middle school students are still learning HOW to read and write well and they need strategies! This product is packed with strategies that can be used effectively in ELA as well as content areas to help students increase their skills and their performance and transfer these skills to all classes. Special attention is paid to close reading, metacognition, and repairing reading when meaning breaks down.

Please note: This bundle contains
Literacy Strategies for Middle School: Reading and Literacy Strategies for Middle School: Writing. If you have purchased one or both of these products, please do not purchase this bundle!

This 60-page product includes:
-Posters and bookmarks for: Close Readers, Text Coding, Decoding Strategies, How to Read a Textbook, ELA Exam Checklist
-Posters for: Metacognition, How to Choose a Book, Schema, Inferencing, Skills That Good Readers Implement, Where Can I Find the Answer?
-Bookmarks for: Fix-Up Strategies
-Tools for: Comprehension; Reading Cue Cards (Predicting, Wondering, Connecting, Noticing, Figuring Out, Visualizing)
-Developing Characters (Poster)
-Informational Texts (Poster)
-Hooks (Poster)
-Writing Steps (Poster)
-Pushing Our Thinking (Poster)
-Transitions (2 Posters)
-Organizing an Essay (Poster)
-Narrative Writing (Poster)
-Response to Literature Writing (Poster)
-Expository Writing (Poster)
-Persuasive Writing (Poster)
-Writing Effective Summaries (Poster)
-What is a Thesis Statement (Poster)
-Adding VOICE to Writing (2 Posters)
-Effective WORD CHOICE (2 Posters)
-Editing vs. Proofreading (Graphic Organizer and Bookmarks)
-Friendly Letter Format (Bookmarks)
-Business Letter Format (Bookmarks)
-What Do Good Writers Do? (Poster)
-What Do Good Writers Look Like? (Poster)
-How Do Good Writers Organize Their Writing? (Poster)
-Writing Is Thinking (Poster)
-Checklist for Publication
-Checklist for Research Essay
-Checklist for Poetry Writing
-Teaching Tips, Learning Objectives, Common Core State Standards, Terms of Use

Posters are created to look professional when printed on 18x24 or 24x36 poster paper and hung on the wall as anchor-charts. Of course, 8.5x11 posters work well, also.

I use these tools and strategies every day with 7th and 8th graders, but especially frequently in Title I classes, Academic Intervention Services, and tutoring. I also give many of these tools to parents of struggling readers so that students have effective strategies to use at home.

Some of these strategies are adapted from ideas originated by Chris Tovani in “I Read It, But I Don’t Get It” and Nancy N. Boyles in “Constructing Meaning Through Kid-Friendly Comprehension Strategies.”

I Followers!
Be the first to know about store discounts, free products, and product launches! Just click the green “Follow Me” star under my store name on this page or click the red “Follow Me” star on Literary Sherri.

Not a seller yet? Click here to sign up then leave me a note in my Q&A . . . I’m glad to help you with tips and strategies that will reduce the TpT learning curve and help you off to a great start!

Happy Teaching!
Literary Sherri
Total Pages
60
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
N/A

Average Ratings

4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:
4.0
Total:
47 ratings
COMMENTS AND RATINGS:
Please log in to post a question.
PRODUCT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
$14.40
Digital Download
List Price: $19.20
You Save: $4.80
ADD ONE TO CART
User Rating: 4.0/4.0
 (2,114 Followers)
$14.40
Digital Download
List Price: $19.20
You Save: $4.80
ADD ONE TO CART
Literacy Strategies Strategies for Middle School: Reading
Literacy Strategies Strategies for Middle School: Reading
Literacy Strategies Strategies for Middle School: Reading
Literacy Strategies Strategies for Middle School: Reading