This chapter book study is extremely handy for differentiation in literacy groups! We have been using this during our guided reading groups (where students are all reading the same book), and in literature circles (where students choose their own
My students LOVED using this notebook for nonfiction text features!
This is a great scaffolded instructional tool and assessment rolled into one. We mainly used this resource with Scholastic News, and the entire unit lasts about 2 weeks.
Science, Social Studies - History, Informational Text
1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Assessment, Nonfiction Book Study, Interactive Notebooks
I use this activity as independent practice during our Reading Block. After we have discussed the different parts of a dictionary, students complete the organizer to reinforce vocabulary and learned research skills. Students are able to choose
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Informational Text
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Literacy Center Ideas, Graphic Organizers, Interactive Notebooks
An activity to get students up and moving! Students find items around the room to measure in both inches and centimeters. After recording their data, students answer comprehension questions to help understand their own data and compare information
I use this resource to check in with students during their independent reading time. Students complete each activity from books they are reading independently. At the beginning of the year, I model each activity and pair it with a specific
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies