For use during reading groups to replace independent literacy activity rotations.
Effective check in for teachers to:
Easily see what activities students have/have not completed
Keep students self-motivated
See what activities are
Assessment tracking sheet aligned with the NSW Department of Education PLAN assessment tool.
Print one for each student in your class and as you assess them, highlight their level on the tracking sheet. I like to use a different highlighter for
Guided reading notes page incorporating a variety of reading strategies for easy tick/highlight, a notes section and a learning goal section to guide the next reading lesson. Able to fit 4 students per page.
Bump it up wall for power writing.
10 minutes of power writing each day assists students in getting all thoughts and ideas about a main idea or topic down as quickly as they can to assist with planning for writing and maintaining and extending their
As students discover new words to learn, add them to this book. Students will use and refer to these books during writing and literacy sessions. They will be amazed by how their vocabulary has grown by the end of the year!
Display these in your classroom and assign students roles for the week. A set of 9 classroom jobs including:
- Board Cleaner
- Line Leader
- Lunch Manager
- The Messenger
- Light Manager
- Teacher Assistant
- The Librarian
- Clean Up Crew