And you know what, if people are going to spell 'receive' wrong or complain about
Parent contact index cards sent home first day of school.students bring them back and place in a binder. The Wise & Witty Teacher: Freebies! Take this even further by using the back of the index cards to log all parent contact!
LitTunes - Many pop tunes have a chorus — and every academic writing paper is…
How to spell: top 10 tricks
learning how to spell :: spelling activities :: spelling centers :: sight word activities
& for an artist bulletin board. I would love to do this with famous scientists in my science classroom!
What to Do When Your Child Can't Remember What He Reads
For Parents: here is some information you might find helpful. It is similar to what I do in class to encourage kids to interact with text. Ask if you have questions. What to Do When Your Child Can't Remember What He Reads easy comprehension strategies
GR Supplies Bin (Groups/Students/Levels/Books, Highlighters, Pencils, Post-its, Note Cards)
Poster created to emphasize the use of text-based evidence in the classroom. It can be used right off the bat with of questions and "the Sherlock Holmes method of reading" (inference) lesson!
Complete Poetry Unit
This is a complete poetry unit ready to go with unit test. This unit makes teaching poetry fun for the students and the teacher. All the prep work is done for you! Included in this package is: *the unit outline *poetry booklet outline *poetry booklet m
classroom library…with pics! Plus, FREE Genre Posters from Having Class in Third Grade
Comparing Fiction and Nonfiction
Comparing Fiction and Nonfiction - Do your students need help understanding the differences between fiction vs nonfiction texts? These printables are perfect for making an anchor chart for your classroom as your students are learning to distinguish between fiction and nonfiction.
Community Builder: The End of the Day Jar has 24 questions to ask students to get them talking about their school day. This helps build community in the classroom. You can call on students to answer the questions or have them talk with a buddy.
3 FREE fun and engaging vocabulary activities that can be used with all levels and any words. *A Greek and Latin Root graphic organizer *Vocabulary Cinquain Poem template and frames *Frayer Model graphic organizer