Teaching Story Elements & A WONDER Freebie! - Teaching with a Mountain View
Upper elementary teaching story elements anchor chart, notebook page, and practice activities. Includes free printables and book project!
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 through the week!) Jivey is doing something a little different this month-since a lot of you are already done (lucky-I have 11 1/2 more days...but I'll be thinking of you when y'all go back in July and early August-we go back late August :). She's having us share our favorite pins that you want to try in the new school year. I thought I would break it up into…
The Whole Wheat Class
Teaching ideas and tips for the primary classroom. Curriculum resources for grades K-2. Classroom and instructional organizational methods.
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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 focusing on our retellings. We are working on the key elements of a fiction retelling versus a nonfiction retelling. Well...let me introduce you to the retelling glove! For our fiction retellings, we make sure to include the setting, characters, problem, events, and solution. For the nonfiction retellings, we focus on the main idea and supporting details. With…
Elementary ELA Utah Standards Academy Resources
Lesson Plans and Resources for the Elementary English Language Arts Utah Standards Academy
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.
Guess The Covered Word And Anticipation Guide
• R1C: Develop and apply decoding strategies to ‘problem-solve’ unknown words when reading. • R1E: Develop vocabulary through context clues and synonyms.…