Thick questions require students to think and search for the answer. Thick questions are high order questioning that can be used as an active reading strategy. Use the posters for a bulletin board to help students formulate higher order questions. Thick questions can be used during whole group, small group and independent reading.
Graphic that explains the different types of classroom assessment (I'd add importance of feedback to formative). Inspired by the book Mindsets in the Classroom by Mary Cay Ricci---Crockett's Classrroom
Teach Your Child to Read - This is a great resource to give to students as they progress throughout the school year. They can use this when writing poetry. - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future.
This Exit Slip is a quick and easy way to assess students' understanding of any lesson! Just give students the topic to fill in at the top and they do they rest. Have extra copies on hand for a quick check for understanding activity.