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Readers Workshop ~ 2nd Grade ~ Units of Study

Readers Workshop ~ 2nd Grade ~ Units of Study
Readers Workshop ~ 2nd Grade ~ Units of Study
Readers Workshop ~ 2nd Grade ~ Units of Study
Readers Workshop ~ 2nd Grade ~ Units of Study
Readers Workshop ~ 2nd Grade ~ Units of Study
Readers Workshop ~ 2nd Grade ~ Units of Study
Readers Workshop ~ 2nd Grade ~ Units of Study
Readers Workshop ~ 2nd Grade ~ Units of Study
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Readers Workshop 2nd Grade

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Readers Workshop BUNDLE
This product includes 6 products: The sets included are:

Set 1 Launching Readers Workshop(teacher notes added)
Set 2 Reading Strategies(teacher notes added)
Set 3 Characters(teacher notes added)
Set 4 Nonfiction(teacher notes added)
Set 5 Poetry
Readers Workshop Teacher Binder

**SET 1 Launching Readers Workshop
Setting up the Reader's Workshop environment is key to establishing a system where things run smoothly, students make progress, and most important, your kids love reading! This packet is designed to help you launch Reader’s Workshop in a way that encourages your students to become lifelong readers and lovers of books. Your students will see themselves as successful and confident readers.

The following are the key components included in this packet:

*Reading Inventories: Who am I as a Reader?
*Who are my friends as readers? (a great discussion can be launched on similarities and differences)
*What does a “good reader” look like? (book selection, just right books, finding a quiet spot, previewing a book, thinking about our reading)
*Building Reading Stamina
*Setting Personal Reading Goals
*Stop and Jots(making connections, predictions, questions)
*Book Talks with Friends

The resources included are:
*Covers for Reading Response Journals in color and black and white
*Reading logs for Home and School
*Covers for Take home Reading Pouch in color and black and white
*Editable name bookmarks(these are a separate PowerPoint file)
*15 reading resources related to the components
*13 Posters (in 3 different styles to match your classroom) to introduce/teach components or hang as classroom resources
*My Bookmark Product: bookmarks that will teach students symbols for stopping and jotting AND models of how to write about each sticky note
*Just Right Bookmarks listing book series suggestions at each level

**SET 2 Reading Strategies

This product contains great resources to teach your students important reading strategies both with regard to word identification and comprehension. The 3 main areas addressed are:

*Tackling Tricky words
*Inferring Meaning of Unknown Words
*Increasing our Reading Comprehension

Inside are 28 posters to introduce components/strategies. These can be used to guide your mini lessons and hung in your classroom. Also included are several student response sheets to be used for independent practice. Some ideas included are:

Using My Schema
Comparing and Contrasting
Stop & Jots
Asking questions
Using Other Words to define Meaning

**SET 3 Characters - Readers Workshop
This packet is chock full of posters to jumpstart your mini lessons and reading response sheets related to characters. The components targeted are:

Characters Have Feelings
Characters say important things
Characters have thoughts
Characters respond to situations
Characters have problems
Characters develop across a series
Characters’ feelings change
Characters CHANGE throughout a story
Characters learn lessons
Characters-compare and contrast
Character Traits
Characters sometimes surprise us with their behavior
Making Predictions

Tasks include:
Compare and Contrast
Making Connections
Looking for evidence in text
Using Schema
Cause and Effect

*SET 4 Nonfiction

This packet is designed to teach your students not only how to read nonfiction text and use text features, but also how to look deeper and understand how information fits together.

The following are the key components included in this packet:
*Previewing a Text
*Using Nonfiction Text Features
*Reading with Partners
*Thinking, Wondering and Questioning
*Locating Key Words
*Compare and Contrast
*Main Idea
*Identifying Important Facts
*Stop and Jots
*Understanding Headings
*Using our Schema
*Revising our Thinking

The resources included are:
*23 Graphic Organizers
*15 posters to launch your mini lessons
*3 Reading Passages with reader and listener copies including questions for peers to assess each other
*Main Idea Freebie

Each packet contains several posters to launch your mini lessons, tons of graphic organizers and resources, student bookmarks, and much, much more! You will love teaching Readers Workshop while using these products. Your students will be engaged and you will see your reading scores increase as a result. I hope you like it!

Poetry is different than fiction and nonfiction
Poetry can be about ANYTHING
Poetry can be serious or funny
Poetry does NOT have to rhyme
Poetry does not follow the rules of punctuation and capitalization
Poetry expresses a person’s feelings
Poetry uses alliteration
Poetry uses white space for effect
Poems use action words
Poems use repetition
Poems sometimes have rhythm
Poems paint a picture
Poetry uses personification
Poetry uses similes and metaphors
Poets don’t just read their poems…they

Tasks include:
Peer Reading/Peer Assessment
Reading with Expression
Written Response to Reading
Identifying Author Intent/Message
Poem Analysis
Making Connections

Are you also looking for CCSS aligned grammar activities and a way to organize what to teach and when to teach it?! Check out my Grammar Packets below that come with a CALENDAR TO FOLLOW, LESSONS, aligned follow up NO PREP Circle Activities, and 70 plus Printables.

2nd Grade Grammar Bundle.

3rd Grade Grammar Bundle.

Copyright © 2015 Can't Stop Smiling, LLC
All rights reserved by author.
Permission to copy for single classroom use only.
Electronic distribution limited to single classroom use only.
Not for public display.

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355 pages
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