This one page poster will help students remember the five non-fiction signposts used by Kylene Beers and Robert Probst. Set up like a road map, it will also encourage the students to stop and answer the anchor question that goes with each signpost
English Language Arts, Informational Text, Close Reading
Based on the great resource "Strategies for Close Reading: Notice and Note" by Kylene Beers and Robert E. Probst, this banner will remind your students to notice the important moments when they are reading a text closely.
Literature, Reading Strategies, Informational Text
Need a fun and meaningful end of year activity? Hand out one Compliments Grid to every student in your class. Have them write their name in fun, colorful letters at the top and lay it on their desk. Play some music and have the students rotate
Use this project as a great way to have your students share some of the titles they read over the summer!
-instruction for students
-templates for book jacket (synopsis, rating, memorable quotes and "about the reader")