This is a week long lesson that uses the text Mr. Peabody's Apples by Madonna. It is a great series of lessons to use at the beginning of the school year. Students are introduced to the concepts of character, setting, and plot. They are also asked
This is a reading lesson using the text Show Way by: Jacqueline Woodson. Students will be guided to make predictions about events during historical time periods, find supportive text and generate a summary.
This is a terrific book that provides
This is a week's lesson using the book, Fireboat, by Maira Kalman.
Strategies are: predictions, tone and compare/contrast.
You will start the week using predetermined vocabulary cards to predict whether they belong in the year 1931,1995 or 2001.
This set of cards will help generate reading discussions with students. Question cards may be used for peer conversations, parent conferences, or literature circle. Teacher may use these cards to prompt students in whole group lessons or guided
Great activity to kick off your year. This is an writing activity to be used after you have read the text What Do Teachers Do After School.
A suggestion would be to read this text and create an anchor chart with possible activities teachers do
This set of unique character traits can be used to enhance your student's vocabulary while discussing the characters in any text. Trait cards may be used in reading or writing lessons, created into a bulletin board, or in literature discussion
Provided are five different task cards to launch your learners into literacy. Non-fiction and fiction tasks provided allow your children to deep for a deeper meaning within stories while analyzing author's purpose.
You will find that using these
Using the text SkyBoys written by Deborah Hoppkinson & James E. Ransome, the students will use key vocabulary to make predictions and inferences using information from the text. Students will be given an inference chart that may be used as a
This is a week long lesson using the text Pink and Say by Patricia Polacco. Using the week long lesson plan included, students will be generating predictions using key vocabulary. They will also analyze the text through different character