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Close reading strategies

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One of the keys to teaching reading comprehension is showing kids how proficient readers think about text. Teachers have to find a way to make their thinking visible.

Freebie! One of the keys to teaching reading comprehension is showing kids how proficient readers think about text. Teachers have to find a way to make their thinking visible. One way is with graphic organizers.

Jennifer's Teaching Tools: Guided Reading...for those high readers!

I really love to teach guided reading groups. It is always interesting and you really get to see how every student is unique in how they learn and process all the information. I like to see them make progress and move up reading levels and also REALLY comprehend what they are reading on another level. Amazing. I know many teachers may have struggled with this question before like I have...What do I do with those high readers? In second grade they are just not quite ready to start literature…

Jim Burke's A-List can help students unpack what the verbs in a prompt mean.

If you look at my original close reading post, you'll see I was basically using the phrase “close reading” to refer to annotation. It took me a year or more to realize that I was saying one buzzwordy thing to mean a lot of explicit, less confusing things that readers do when grappling with a […]

Mark Anderson on Twitter: "Morning! I liked this fab list of questions/statements for teachers and/or students to use during guided reading. https://t.co/a6dj3WH92V"

“Morning! I liked this fab list of questions/statements for teachers and/or students to use during guided reading.”

CLOSE READING PLAN PAGE FREEBIE - TeachersPayTeachers.com

Description Close Reading: This plan page really takes the rocket science out of close reading at the elementary level. You choose the text and this planner walks you through the rest. It includes: -skills to choose from for a first, second, and third read -helps you set a purpose for reading for your students -gives you questions to choose from It's easy to print it out, circle or highlight the skills and questions you want to use, add any additional notes you want to remember, and you're…

FREE sampler of Super Text Detectives: Find the Text Evidence! I love these for introducing my kids to close reading- and my kids have tons of fun coloring their answers!

FREE sampler of Super Text Detectives: Find the Text Evidence! I love these for introducing my kids to close reading- and my kids have tons of fun coloring their answers!