Bully - new picture book from Patricia Polacco - takes on cyber bullying and its consequences - looks like a great addition to the classroom.probably better for older grades, but I LOVE Patricia Polacco!
(If I had a library in my classroom I would do this!) CLASSROOM READING INCENTIVE~ Hide these Golden Tickets in library books or classroom books that never get read or checked out. Then reward the student that is lucky enough to discover it!
Tired of teacher-led guided reading? Want to try out book clubs in your classroom? The trouble with that is student accountability! This post will share one way to hold your students accountable even they are working in a group without you
Writing about reading: offering students choice in reading responses
Writing about reading: offering students choice in reading responses TWO WRITING TEACHERS. Tara shares the way she revisioned student response to reading in her classroom. Many possibilities suggested.