Reading to Learn - Lucy Calkins Reading - Sessions 11-19 - PDF Version

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READY TO TEACH - Just open it up and start to teach!

NOTE: This is for Sessions 11-19 ONLY. Because of the quantity of slides and graphics in each lesson, the size of the total bundle exceeded what I can load for one file in Teachers Pay Teachers. Look for the same title but with "Sessions 01-10" in the title. I have divided the price in half for each of the files. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Reading to Learn - Grasping Main Ideas and Text Structures - NonFiction Reading - 19 sessions - PDF version (there is a SMART Notebook version available).

This unit covers nonfiction text features, main ideas, supporting details, expository text, narrative nonfiction, etc.

NOTE: This unit follows the Reading to Learn - Grasping Main Ideas and Text Structures unit written by Lucy Calkins and the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project (TCRWP). There are some deviations from what the books says and those detours are noted in the beginning of each lesson. However, the foundation of the teaching points and most of the other elements of each session remain intact.

NOTE: While this unit is “ready to teach”, it cannot be taught without first purchasing the unit and utilizing its extensive notes, essays, and digital resources. It is meant to be a supplement to - not a replacement for - Lucy’s unit. In developing this unit for my classroom, I wanted something that I could use that would give a visual representation of Lucy’s lessons, be easy enough that a sub could teach it, and give my hearing-impaired and visual learners a way to learn.

NOTE: This unit is for teachers who do not have SMART Notebook available to them. If you can’t open the preview file, you won’t be able to use this version. HOWEVER - there is a SMART Notebook version that has been asked for and I have made available. Just search for the same title and you’ll see the SMART Notebook version, too. I have priced both the same - even though the PDF version is not editable. I spent the same amount of time creating both versions and, in fact, had to go through an extra step to create the PDF.

NOTE: The preview file and thumbnails only represent a few of the slides from one of the sessions. Each session has the full range of slides. These are only meant to show you the quality of the product you will purchase.

This is the complete bundle of all the PDF slides for the SMART Board presentations - from Lesson 1 through Lesson 19 (see below).

Lesson 01: Previewing Nonfiction
Lesson 02: Looking for Structure within a Nonfiction Text
Lesson 03: Grasping Main Ideas in Nonfiction Texts
Lesson 04: Becoming Experts and Teaching Others from Nonfiction Texts
Lesson 05: Tackling Complexity
Lesson 06: Getting Better Requires Clear Goals and Deliberate Work - Learning Progressions
Lesson 07: Reading for Significance - Approaching Nonfiction Reading as a Learner
Lesson 08: Reading Differently Because of Conversations
Lesson 09: Distinguishing Your Own Opinion From That of the Author
Lesson 10: Lifting the Level of Student’s Talk
Lesson 11: Using Text Structures to Hold On to Meaning in Narrative Nonfiction
Lesson 12: Summarizing Narrative Nonfiction
Lesson 13: Tackling Hard Words that Complicate Meaning
Lesson 14: Reading Biographies Through Different Lenses
Lesson 15: Seeking Underlying Ideas in True Stories
Lesson 16: Bringing Your Narrative Nonfiction Lenses to a Broader Range of Texts
Lesson 17: Identifying When a Text is Hybrid Nonfiction and Adjusting Accordingly
Lesson 18: Becoming Your Own Reading Coach
Lesson 19: A Celebration


NOTE: There are many Calkins units of studies that I have created in the same format for Reading and Writing for 3rd and 5th grade (the grades I have taught): These units are either available now or will be by August 15, 2016: Make sure to “follow” me and I will be sending out updates as more become available. But check back often, too, as sellers are only able to send out updates to buyers once a month.

The lessons follow the Workshop structure of Connection, Teaching Point, Teaching, Active Engagement, Independent Work, and Share. Each of these sections have a different background color and are identified on most slides in the upper right portion of the slide.

Because many of the components are visual and the verbiage is written on the screen, this is ideal for classrooms with hearing impaired or deaf students. Interpreters will be grateful because they can point to the the words and get a break from signing.

NOTE: The preview and thumbnails are just a FEW slides from one session of this unit, but all the files follow the same format with Connection, Teaching, Active Engagement, Link, MidWorkshop Teaching Point, and Share.

Comments and questions are always appreciated.

OTHER UNITS I HAVE AVAILABLE (just click on the link!):

3rd Grade Reading
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Building a Reading Life - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

Building a Reading Life - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users).

Reading to Learn - Grasping Main Ideas and Text Structures - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

Reading to Learn - Grasping Main Ideas and Text Structures - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users). NOTE: There are 2 PDF files for this unit. Each is priced half of the whole unit. You will need to buy both to have all the sessions.

Character Studies - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

Character Studies - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users).

Research Clubs: Elephants, Penguins, and Frogs, Oh My! - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

Research Clubs: Elephants, Penguins, and Frogs, Oh My! - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users). NOTE: There are 2 PDF files for this unit. Each is priced half of the whole unit. You will need to buy both to have all the sessions.

Informational Reading (not Calkins nor TCRWP) - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

Informational Reading (not Calkins nor TCRWP) - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users).

Poetry Reading and Writing (This does NOT follow any Lucy Calkins list of lessons - my kids needed more structure) - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

Poetry Reading and Writing (This does NOT follow any Lucy Calkins list of lessons - my kids needed more structure) - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users)

3rd Grade Writing
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Once Upon a Time - Adapting Fairy Tales - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

Once Upon a Time - Adapting Fairy Tales - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users).

Crafting True Stories - Personal Narratives - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

Crafting True Stories - Personal Narratives - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users).

Informational Writing (this does NOT follow Lucy’s “The Art of Information Writing” exactly) - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

Informational Writing (this does NOT follow Lucy’s “The Art of Information Writing” exactly) - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users).

Opinion Writing - Persuasive Speeches, Letters, and Essays - (This does NOT follow the “Changing the World” list of lessons by Lucy Calkins) - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

Opinion Writing - Persuasive Speeches, Letters, and Essays - (This does NOT follow the “Changing the World” list of lessons by Lucy Calkins) - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users).

Poetry Reading and Writing (This does NOT follow any Lucy Calkins list of lessons - my kids needed more structure) - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

Poetry Reading and Writing (This does NOT follow any Lucy Calkins list of lessons - my kids needed more structure) - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users)

3rd Grade Math
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Everyday Math 4 - EM4 - Grade 3 - Open and Teach! - SMART Board files - click here to go to the first of two files you would need to purchase for all the units.

5th Grade Reading
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Social Issues Book Clubs - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

Social Issues Book Clubs - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users).

NonFiction Research Projects - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

NonFiction Research Projects - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users).

Agency and Independence - - Launching Reading with Experienced Readers - click here to go to the SMART Notebook file.

Agency and Independence - - Launching Reading with Experienced Readers - click here to go to the PDF file (for non-SMART users).

WILL NOT BE PUBLISHING: Following Characters Into Meaning

5th Grade Writing
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Middle School Science
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Basic Astronomy - 6 weeks - for the first PDF in the series (non-SMART users)

Basic Astronomy - 6 weeks - for the first SMART Notebook in the series
Total Pages
400+
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
45 Minutes

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Reading to Learn - Lucy Calkins Reading  - Sessions 11-19
Reading to Learn - Lucy Calkins Reading  - Sessions 11-19
Reading to Learn - Lucy Calkins Reading  - Sessions 11-19
Reading to Learn - Lucy Calkins Reading  - Sessions 11-19