In my second grade classroom we use this form to make predictions while reading. This sheet can be used in a whole group read aloud, in small group/guided reading, or in independent reading. Students record their prediction in the left hand
This is a great paper form for helping young learners to organize a paragraph with a topic sentence, 3 details, and a closing sentence. The form helps them to understand that they need each part to make a clear paragraph. This form can be used
This is a great half sheet to hand out to students as an informal assessment for understanding how to make accurate predictions. Before reading, pass out a half sheet to each student. The teacher reads aloud a text to students. At on point in the
This is a wonderful chapter by chapter book study that can be used in either small groups or as a whole class read-aloud reflection piece. My students LOVED using their book companion to reflect after reading.
Included in the packet are:
Reading, Literature, Reading Strategies
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Activities, Literacy Center Ideas, Literature Circles
This is a great behavior reflection that I use in my 2nd grade classroom. I use a stoplight behavior management system (with a positive choices side too) and this helps with parents communication and student ownership of poor choices.
I use these posters for my CAFE bulletin board. They are simple and can be printed on colored paper or on white and backed with colored paper and laminated. Whichever color I used to back a poster, I used the same color to write the strategies on
Can be used as a center or a weekly spelling activity. Kids choose three different crayons and write they spelling words. (example: write once in blue, write OVER the blue with green, write OVER the blue and green with red). Then they can choose