More ideas from Keri
reciprocal teaching After teaching reading for many years and trying to teach children good skills to analyse and understand the text, I was delighted to find the specific strategies of Reciprocal Teaching. Obviously,...

After teaching reading for many years and trying to teach children good skills to analyse and understand the text, I was delighted to find the specific strategies of Reciprocal Teaching. Obviously,…

Library Bulletin Board.

I would add student writing on an index card with perhaps why they chose that cover to make it more student centered. Love the idea. * could also change it to say "but here's my writing" and display student writing samples

Tree idea for Reading Area, tent... Options: attach some of the branches to the ceiling /or drape thin blue cloth for sky/night sky. Add white Christmas lights to the "sky" i.e. on the hanging fabric or wall ceiling.

Tree idea for Reading Area, tent. Options: attach some of the branches to the ceiling /or drape thin blue cloth for sky/night sky. Add white Christmas lights to the "sky" i. on the hanging fabric or wall ceiling.

Our 3-D Tree for My Forest Explorer Theme! Took forever to make, but it was worth it!

Tree for My Forest Explorer Theme! Took forever to make, but it was worth it! This would be so cool for an elementary classroom, and have the kids color apples to hang from it! Perfect for a reading corner :)

Classroom Digs- Having a theme and turning it into a whole new section of the space?

Really nice, simple reading area idea. Can even consider to change out the "leaves" for each season too. Incorporating a comfortable, safe, and fun reading area encourages students to read.