How many shoes does it take to fill a dinosaur foot print? read"Prehistoric Actual Size" by Steve Jenkins Tyrannosaurus Rex foot print approximate size is long and wide. Apatosaurus foot print approximate size is long and wide.
Biography or character report. For all of my teacher friends. Money is tight these days. A very good alternative to dressing up like the person! Would have never thought this idea! Could use for STEM social studies!
extra- This is a list of Pixar (and other) cartoon shorts that could be used to teach reading strategies. There are also graphic organizers to go with them. What a great way to get (and keep) the kids' attention!
How to use a semicolon, the most feared punctuation on earth. ~ The Oatmeal The Oatmeal does many awesome comics that range in topic. He also happens to love grammar, and I look forward to the day he publishes a text book.
THIS IS GENIUS! Use great critical reading strategies without copying the textbook! sheet protector in .Simply trim the side and bottom edge, leave three hole punched edge. Write with dry-erase markers, then wipe clean for the next spread
The students read the passage independently, then travel around the classroom answering the questions on butcher paper. There can be stations with each station asking a question about a story element (i. one on characters, one on setting etc).