Little kids can do big things! They are fully capable of independently reading (really reading...books) for a sustained amount of time- even in kindergarten!
This product will allow you to give your students tools to self monitor for engagement and learning!
Included (with lesson teaching point and engagement tool):
My entire resource Reading Identities Unit
What does our reading workshop look like? -Song for Reading Workshop
What happens if we find a book that is ripped or torn? -Show You Care Book Repair
How can we stay on task when we read?- Brain, Bodies, and Books Rubric for engagement
Original clip art included to use at your discretion
What will the teacher be doing while you read? -Conferring form
How can I show that I understood my book? -Fav. Part ½ sheet?
I have a reading bag...how do I pack it? -Shopping List
Where do I keep my books? -T-Shirt Reading Back Letter
Tools to engage-- Rubric Book Mark with wow reading behaviors
Tools to engage -Readers make a plan for their reading time.
Tools to engage- Reading mat- 2 versions
Tools to engage- Bring characters to life with talk bubble/thinking bubble stick
Tools to engage -Bringing scenes to life T.V. Cut out
Tools to engage -Tiny details in the pics
Tools to engage- Special glasses that check the tiny parts on the page
End of Unit Celebration- Celebrating our reading identities Class Book
Most of these lessons are close to the lessons that a lot of us teach at the beginning of school. They are no particular orders so you can skim, find the point of the lesson you’re teaching, and grab the tool!