During Independent Reading, my students read for a total of 20 minutes. They were struggling to retell during Running Records.
So, I created this resource to keep them exposed to the retell stems while also tying in the annotation marks as well.
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Informational Text
What you will receive in this packet:
You can use this template with any of your vocabulary words!
There are editable index card size playing cards.
There is also one slide of head bands that are adjustable- cut on the dotted lines to make small
Use this pre-writing tool to help students plan out their narratives before they begin drafting their full writing piece.
Students can utilize this planning packet to map out their SPPECS (setting, plot, problem, events, characters, and solution)
To increase student engagement, I came up with using Jolly Ranchers as an incentive. My 4th graders are super competitive and will compete to be the best speller in the class! I use these cards and a small snack bag of about 3-4 Jolly Ranchers as