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The Inspired Apple: Mystery Box! {Inferencing Activity}

The Inspired Apple: Mystery Box! {Inferencing Activity} LOVE this idea to introduce a unit

Working 4 the Classroom: Classroom Anchor Charts and Posters

Figurative language anchor chart using Angry Birds! I have been wanting an Angry Birds activity for the higher grades.so maybe have each student choose the characters they want and figurative language to make a display.

Interactive Student Notebooks--so many GREAT ideas here! ... from Adventures of a 6th Grade Teacher (blog)

"This site includes interactive notebooks for Language Arts and I really like the "word wall" in the notebook Adventures of a Grade Teacher: Interactive Student Notebook." I love interactive notebooks!

I wrote a blog post way back when that explains how I introduce my first graders to close reading and how happy I become every year when it finally *clicks*! My young students learn to go back in the

5 Free Close Reading Ideas and Activities! (Susan Jones Teaching)

Mrs. Robinson's Classroom Blog: Beginning Reader's Workshop

In third grade, we kick off Reader's Workshop right away! I wanted to share a few of the lessons I have taught my students, as they are esse.

Activities for The Mitten from First Grade Parade by gayle

The Mitten, by Jan Brett. There's SO much one can do with this book! Create a flow chart to sequence the events, used puppets from the Jan Brett website to retell the story, discussed the story elements using a mitten themed story map, & lots more!

Oral Retelling Actually Means...Chart by @Jennifer Jones

Hello Literacy: Oral Retelling: The Big Secret anchor chart and another anchor chart about buddy reading below. I always like the idea of showing the kids the expectation