Use these Super Speed Reads during Guided Reading, individual
instructions, or in a center. Students love to race the timer in a group or one on one to challenge themselves. Start with a two minute timer and move to a one minute timer as they
I use Power Writing posters to model how to put sentences together to make a paragraph. My students use this for each writing assignment, eventually adding partner sentences. They very quickly become proficient at creating paragraphs with a topic
This unit includes lots of activities to use with Snowmen at Night. The Common Core activities include writing, vocabulary, comprehension, alphabetical order, story elements, nouns and verbs, mentor sentence, rhyming and punctuation, including some
Teach story characters by having students create a Wanted Poster. They will illustrate their character and give adjectives to describe them and document the setting, problem and solution in order to learn how characters are important to a story.