Hold students accountable for reading so that they can self assess themselves.
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This was used for a strategy test prep lesson on determining author's purpose/craft in a 4th grade predominantly ESL classroom.
I suggest printing the pages onto colored cardstock and pasting onto chart paper to make an anchor chart.
Used for a formal observation in a 4th grade predominantly ENL setting, this minilesson uses Teacher's College-like teaching points and follows a workshop model.
It requires the use of the passage, "The Story of Chocolate" which is released