Matchbook Chapter Summaries for Novel Studies. This project is so simple, and you can do it with any novel. This example is for Where the Red Fern Grows.

Matchbook Chapter Summaries

Matchbook Chapter Summaries for Novel Studies - all you need is a file folder and folded pieces of construction paper! Students summarize each chapter on a "matchbook" foldable and, when they finish reading the books, they put together the folder.

Peek of the Week: Bloom Ball Printable Template

{Peek of the Week} A Peek Inside REAL Classrooms

Peek of the Week: Bloom Ball Printable Template - key ideas/vocab on a single topic on each side of the ball

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I have a fun reading resource for you! Book Talk is loaded with ideas to use for retelling stories, comprehending reading, and using b.

During this project, students will first learn about growth mindset by reading an informational article about Carol Dweck’s work. Then, they’ll select a famous person in history with a growth mindset. They’ll choose from 14 famous leaders and pioneers in their fields for the basis of their research. Students will research their famous person as they respond to targeted research questions. While researching, they’ll be on the lookout for ways that the famous person had a growth mindset. Next…

Growth Mindset Research Projects - 3D Projects and Activities for Growth Mindset

During this project, students will first learn about growth mindset by reading an informational article about Carol Dweck’s work. Then, they’ll select a famous person in history with a growth mindset. They’ll choose from 14 famous leaders and pioneers in

Are you looking for creative book report ideas for your middle school or elementary classroom? Take a look at this post containing a great idea for a reading project for language arts! Students and teachers alike will love this Book Buffet - you NEED to click through and see the desserts! ;)

A Tasty Reading Project

Are you looking for creative book report ideas for your middle school or elementary classroom? Take a look at this post containing a great idea for a reading project for language arts! Students and teachers alike will love this Book Buffet - you NEED to c

An Amazon Listing Cumulative Novel Project!  Students make their own book listing for a novel they have read.  They write a summary, select important quotes, write a review, and more!  Meaningful, engaging, and a fabulous assessment piece.  FREE assignment sheet download.

An Amazon Listing Cumulative Novel Project!

It& no secret that I love a good cumulative novel project as an assessment. I usually spend the entire novel brainstorming how we can sum .

We read books and then created book trailers using Movie Maker! There were so many standards met in this engaging reading (technology) project! Read about it and get the free download (with Rubric) to get started!!

Creating Book Trailers in the Classroom

Read books and create book trailers using Movie Maker! Many standards met in this engaging reading (technology) project.

Creating a story wheel is a simple way to get the kids responding to literature.

For summer reading project. Teaching in Room Story Wheels - students respond to a fictional text in six sections.

Students have fun creating these "Main Character - Body Book Report Projects."  Students design the character's body and then glue the writing templates inside the vest area and descriptive adjectives on the outside of the body.  For more information about this project, visit this page:  http://www.uniqueteachingresources.com/character-body-book-report.html

Character Body Book Report Project: templates, worksheets, rubric, and more.

For years, I have witnessed, over and over again, the value of using pictures to teach reading skills in my classroom.  I always use the...

Using Pictures to Teach Reading and Writing Skills

Teach Your Child to Read - Teaching With a Mountain View: Using Pictures to Teach Reading and Writing Skills - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future.

The Best Part of Me Writing Activity

The Best Part of Me Writing Activity

Cultivating a postive classroom community is such an important part of teaching, and I've learned that little things go a long way. The Best Part of Me writing activity is a great community builder!

Reading fair - like a science fair, but with books!  I would love to do this for a book report type project when we study the components of stories (plote, theme, setting, conflict, etc.)!

Host a "Reading Fair": Similar to a science fair, but focused on literature. It's a more creative and artistic alternative to a typical book report format.

Back to School writing, math, reading, projects, and more that are standards based, fun, and meaningful! $

Back to School Galore for FIRSTIES: Photo Booth, Getting to Know You, and More

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