Paul Fleischman's Poems for Two Voices collection is a favorite with my students year after year. Not only do his books promote a love of poetry, encourage creativity with writing structure, and reenforce reading fluency, but kids adore reading
This simple form allows you to send home straight-forward updates on each student's guided reading level. Parents can utilize this information to track their child's progress, and support independent reading at home.
As I teacher, I do my best to model my thinking for my students when I'm teaching and conferring. I also know that my practice changes year to year and I love creating resources that I can use again and again as my teaching style evolves. This is
This reference page is an excellent tool to introduce a unit on nonfiction text features, or to guide your learners as they preview nonfiction texts by taking a "Text Walk"!
Whether projected on a digital whiteboard, or reproduced for student
Use with your kiddos to practice counting, mental math, number sense, and/or skip counting by 2's, 5's, and 10's up to 100. Can be used in interactive notebooks, independent practice, homework, or as center work. Great for visual learners!