My favorite read alouds for Setting and Story Elements! Read the post for specific lesson ideas!

My Favorite Picture Books for Setting and Story Elements!

Teach Your Child to Read - My favorite read alouds for Setting and Story Elements! Read the post for specific lesson ideas! Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future.

My favorite books for teaching character traits, actions, and feelings! Read the post for more lessons!

August and September Read Alouds

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

Primary mentor text suggested book list for retelling and recounting skills- reading stories, fables, folk tales, and myths to find the moral- also simple retelling skills for character, setting, beginning, middle, and end- RL1.2, 2.2, 3.2

Primary Mentor Texts for Common Core Literature Standards

Primary mentor text suggested book list for retelling and recounting skills- reading stories, fables, folk tales, and myths to find the moral- also simple retelling…

Narrative Writing Mentor Texts and great examples of 1st grade writing!

Narrative Writing Mentor Texts

If you're looking for great mentor text lesson ideas for Narrative Writing in the primary grades, this post by The Brown Bag Teacher includes great book selections and lesson ideas.

Great books to use for teaching small moments in writing

Small Moments for BIG Impact

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! (Freebie Included)

Writing with Mentor Texts

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!

Informational writing is best with mentor text activities! It makes the writing prompts much more creative! (Freebie Included)

Writing with Mentor Texts

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…

Second Grade Nest

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 ~ fantastic texts for teaching kids to "read between the lines" | This Reading Mama

Books for Making Inferences and Predictions

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.

Great Mentor Texts for RETELLING!

RETELLING:Reader's Workshop Differentiated Templates Plus CORDUROY CRAFTIVITY

Primary informational mentor text suggested book list for finding the main topic or main idea and support key details- RI.1.2, RI.2.2, RI.3.2

Second Grade Nest

Contains multiple lists! Primary informational mentor text suggested book list for finding the main topic or main idea and support key details-

Teach middle school and high school students creative expository writing using picture books as mentor texts!

Using Picture Books to Teach Expository Writing

Why would anyone use picture books to teach expository writing? Because picture books are written by master authors who can teach us clearly through their examples. Not to mention, it doesn’t…

These are my favorite books for teaching character changes, comparing characters, and having a character study in a first or second grade classroom! Head over to the post to get lesson ideas and questions for each book!

Diving Deeper into Characters - My Favorite Read Alouds

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