Looking for mentor texts to teach setting and story elements? These read aloud books are some of my favorite! Click over to see how I use these texts in my first grade classroom and get a free lesson!
My favorite time of day is read aloud in the classroom. All my students sitting around and enjoying a story together. As the teacher, I always like to choose rich texts with tons of learning opportuni
Hannah Friend Persuasive writing prompts are best with a mentor text! I love persuasive writing activities with mentor texts because the writing is always engaging and hilarious!
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Informational writing is best with mentor text activities! It makes the writing prompts much more creative!
Primary mentor text suggested book list for Point of View- focusing on how characters in the text feel about other characters or events that happen- also can compare to the way that readers feel about story, too-
Books for Making Inferences and Predictions - This Reading Mama Any book with a clear story line and good “cliff hangers” makes for a good book to use for making predictions.
50 Texts for Modeling Comprehension Strategies - This Reading Mama