Teaching Story Elements & A WONDER Freebie!
Hi there! I hope the beginning of your year has been a smashing success and that you are getting into the groove of things. Today I'm...
Workshop Wednesday: Pinterest Reading
**Please pin the Pinterest images from the sources listed below the photos to give proper credit. Thanks!* * Happy Wednesday (1/2 way thro...
The Whole Wheat Class
Teaching ideas and tips for the primary classroom. Curriculum resources for grades K-2. Classroom and instructional organizational methods.
We're pretty new to this whole uploading documents on blogs and it's taken us a while to figure out how to do it...But we think we've got it...
Story Map (with Central Message)
This map includes a spot for the following: characters, setting, main idea, events (beginning, middle, and end), and central message.
Retelling is a crucial skill for young readers as they begin to comprehend what they are reading. With my first graders, we have been focusi...
The Frayer Model is a helpful graphic organizer that can be used in any subject area. Here, you can find a blank outline for your students, an example of a math one, as well as directions on how to fill out a Frayer Model.
Directed Reading Thinking Activity (DRTA): Pre-Reading In Cold Blood Worksheet for 11th - 12th Grade
This Directed Reading Thinking Activity (DRTA): Pre-Reading In Cold Blood Worksheet is suitable for 11th - 12th Grade. Start your unit by reading the "Ballade des Pendus," by the character Villon. The class makes predictions, discusses what they might already know about the text, and reads the selection together.