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Free Main Idea vs Theme Sort Determining the main idea of a story is tricky but throw in theme and things get even more muddled Help your students see the difference betw. Reading Lessons, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Strategies, Learning, Guided Reading, Reading Homework, Reading Task Cards, Teaching Literature

Teaching Main Idea Vs. Theme

If your students are anything like mine, they have an incredibly difficult time telling the difference between main idea and theme. Before this year, I had always taught the skills in isolation. Main Idea first, followed by Theme a few weeks later. Most kids are familiar with main idea when they get to the upper grades, but it it still tricky for them. Then add on top of that the idea of theme, and their minds are blown. This year, I taught them separately, then integrated them. It has…

FREE Main Idea practice **relevant information Reading Lessons, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Reading Resources, Learning, Reading Activities, Guided Reading

Main Idea Freebie!

Main idea is a difficult concept for students to grasp. Before having students identify the main idea within text, have students determine the main idea of a group of words. Then, have students determine what supporting detail does not support the main idea of a paragraph. For more main idea prac...

Purpose with Scholastic Love this simple strategy for using old Scholastic Book Flyers to teach author's purpose!Love this simple strategy for using old Scholastic Book Flyers to teach author's purpose! 2nd Grade Ela, Third Grade Reading, 3rd Grade Classroom, Second Grade, Classroom Ideas, Fourth Grade, Grade 2, 2nd Grade Centers, 2nd Grade Writing

Author's Purpose with Scholastic

Love this simple strategy for using old Scholastic Book Flyers to teach author's purpose!

My Currently Reading product allows for students to display the book they are currently reading and to see what their classmates are reading. It also helps teachers keep track of the books their students are reading. & Two different versions are available 6th Grade Ela, 5th Grade Classroom, 5th Grade Reading, School Classroom, Third Grade, Classroom Decor, Future Classroom, Fourth Grade, Grade 3

Shannon on Instagram: “My Currently Reading product allows for students to display the book they are currently reading and to see what their classmates are…”

My Currently Reading product allows for students to display the book they are currently reading and to see what their classmates are reading. It also helps teachers keep track of the books their students are reading. • Two different versions are available

Free- 8 Great Final Projects for Any Novel Study 8 great ideas that can be used with any novel study at any grade level. Better than book reports, these ideas will have your students think more complexly about the characters, themes, nuances, and connecti 8th Grade Reading, 7th Grade Ela, Middle School Reading, Middle School English, 8th Grade English, Middle School Novels, Teaching Literature, Teaching Reading, Post Reading Activities

Free- 8 Great Final Projects for Any Novel Study

8 great ideas that can be used with any novel study at any grade level. Better than book reports, these ideas will have your students think more complexly about the characters, themes, nuances, and connections of the books. These project ideas are also found in the novel study for Touching Spirit ...

Reader's Workshop Anchor Charts Teaching your students all about accountable talk is so important when you are launching reader's workshop. This set of mini anchor charts can help! These anchor charts will make any upper elementary teacher's job easier as Teaching Strategies, Teaching Tips, Teaching Reading, Guided Reading, Avid Strategies, Comprehension Strategies, Reading Lessons, 6th Grade Reading, 6th Grade Ela

Reading Workshop Anchor Charts - Distance Learning

Teaching your students all about accountable talk is so important when you are launching reader's workshop. This set of mini anchor charts can help! These anchor charts will make any upper elementary teacher's job easier as they get ready to launch reader's workshop in their classroom.

Features Cut & Paste Quizzes In this file, there are two Text Features Quizzes that cover 16 different text features on each page).In this file, there are two Text Features Quizzes that cover 16 different text features on each page). Reading Lessons, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Guided Reading, Math Lessons, Library Skills, Comprehension Strategies

Text Features Cut & Paste Quizzes

In this file, there are two Text Features Quizzes that cover 16 different text features (8 on each page).

Use Written Response Rubrics for all subject areas! Implement rubrics in your writing station, small groups and whole groups! Model, model, model during mini-lessons. Use rubrics for a conference with students or as a peer conference! Writing Strategies, Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Student Teaching, College Teaching, Writing Rubrics, Paragraph Writing, Informational Writing, Opinion Writing

Improving Written Comprehension and Responses! [+ 2 FREEBIES!] - Dianna Radcliff

This post is for ALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHERS WANTING TO INCREASE WRITTEN COMPREHENSION and RESPONSES!!! This post is full of ideas, suggestions and more to help improve student’s ability to compose text! Now, are you in NC like me? If so, everything below started from being involved in K-3 right here in NC. So this […]

This is hands down my favorite bulletin board in our class! I can't wait to fill it with pictures of the books we read throughout the year!

Kristen on Instagram: “This is hands down my favorite bulletin board in our class! I can't wait to fill it with pictures of the books we read throughout the year!…”

119 Likes, 13 Comments - Kristen (@thebooklovingteacher) on Instagram: “This is hands down my favorite bulletin board in our class! I can't wait to fill it with pictures…”

TeacherBoss Hacks: Classroom Organization Improve your classroom organization with these easy and simple hacks that will keep you from staying late in your classroom. Classroom Hacks, Classroom Organisation, First Grade Classroom, Teacher Organization, Teacher Hacks, Classroom Management, Future Classroom, Kindergarten Classroom Layout, Second Grade Teacher

TeacherBoss Hacks: Classroom Organization

Improve your classroom organization with these easy and simple hacks that will keep you from staying late in your classroom. #classroomorganization #teacherhacks #thirdgrade #organizationhacks

Teach Your Child to Read - Reading Log or Shelfie. Perfect for book tracking and 40 book challenge.kids love this. - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future. 5th Grade Reading, Student Reading, Guided Reading, Teaching Reading, 4th Grade Books, Reading Record, Reading Display, Reading Club, Middle School Reading

Reading Shelfies and Snapshots (Visual Reading Logs)

Reading Log or Shelfie. Perfect for book tracking and 40 book challenge. Color code genres...kids love this.

Hello Literacy: Oral Retelling: The Big Secret anchor chart and another anchor chart about buddy reading below. I always like the idea of showing the kids the expectation Reading Lessons, Reading Resources, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Guided Reading, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Reading Logs, Reading Record

Oral Retelling: The Big Secret

Oral Retelling Header Sometimes I feel like a broken record when it comes to the disconnect between comprehension strategy instruction and comprehension strategy assessment...why is it that we continue to model and teach before AND during reading strategies when teaching reading, yet continually assess children's comprehension AFTER only? I just don't get it! The EOG is a reading test where we ask students to read a passage and answer multiple choice questions after reading and a running…