Have students get to know their peers by completing a tic-tac-toe board. They will follow these simple directions: Find a classmate to fill in each of these boxes. You may only pick a classmate once! You may not repeat! Try to complete a
Back to School, For All Subjects, Classroom Community
Students need to have a choice in who they are paired with throughout the reading workshop. It can be difficult for students to understand why they are paired together. This assignment allows students a bit of a say in their partnership assignment
Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies, Classroom Community
This is a visual story mountain for students to use to plot any text. Students can plot and label their own story points on this mountain during the conflicts, climax and resolution.
This document uses the borders from Creative Clips Borders and
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Close Reading