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Info station...I plan to add a calendar, schedule, etc.

Info station...I plan to add a calendar, schedule, etc.

Love This !!!! Definitely doing this for my classroom! I'm Done! Now What Jar for early finishers by daisy

Love This !!!! Definitely doing this for my classroom! I'm Done! Now What Jar for early finishers by daisy

INSTRUCTION - This would be great to read aloud and then post as an anchor chart in a late primary or junior classroom (maybe modify the vocabulary to avoid frustration). Make sure to really exaggerate the monotonous nature of using the same sentence length over and over, and the flow and excitement of varying the lengths! A great way for students to really understand how prosody relates to writing convention.

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writing, sentence variety, sentence length, Interesting for any writer, saved this for myself: This Sentence Has Five Words – Gary Provost

Oxymoron by Melissa... I wrote this song primarily out of my own interests. This song explains oxymoron, and gives examples that transcend into everyday communication. Since oxymoron are "side by side words that are opposite in meaning," many examples permeate into everyday oral language. I like to analyze these examples as they come up in conversation and in literature to give my students experience with real world examples on a continual basis.

This song explains oxymoron, and gives examples that transcend into everyday communication. Since oxymoron are "side by side words that are opposite in meani.

These 8 Figurative Language Posters are a great way for you to introduce different types of figurative language and can also be displayed in the classroom and used as a reference for your students. There is a poster for each type of figurative language including similes, idioms, metaphors, hyperbole, alliterations, personifications, and onomatopoeia, as well as a title poster that says Figurative Language. Also included in my Figurative Language Unit for 4th/5th grades! (TpT Resource)

These 8 Figurative Language Posters are a great way for you to introduce different types of figurative language and can also be displayed in the classroom and used as a reference for your students.

Altered book idea... Create poetry!

Circle words on a page of text to form a poem. Mark out the words not being used. My former students have created some beautiful poetry with this style.

My students love using pictures to learn their reading skills!

Using Pictures to Teach Reading and Writing Skills

I - Lori Vaughn - use this with my kids! They LOVE irony. And that's not supposed to be sarcastic - it's true.

Despite a bit of inappropriate language, this is potentially useful (with modification) for discussing irony (particularly with students who believe that English teachers often ruin literature with over-analysis).

The most fun you've ever had introducing Literature Circles! Check out this blog post for details!

The most fun you've ever had introducing Literature Circles! A great way to introduce students to multiple books in a single setting and then they have input into which book they are to read for class.

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Love this! I will use this idea to fill my ELA Board for Open House! Favorite Books Bulletin, stealing this for my elective bulletin board in the building hallway

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