Text to text connections sentence starters for essays Making Connections Practice. Use the sentence starters to practice writing a response for making connections, example of a text - to - world connection.
Synthesizing - Comprehension Strategy - Think Aloud - Charlie Anderson by Barbara Abercrombie - Anchor Chart - - Storefront Life Rexroad Seth used this in a grade lesson, but she believes it would work well in grade too.
self-monitoring anchor chart: This would be great in a lower grade classroom. This reminds students to be thinking about what they are reading and allows them to be responsible for monitoring themselves.