A way to organize your literature curriculum: Genres.... "Knowledge of different genres gives students useful schemata-frameworks for understanding born of prior knowledge and experience-for story types" (Lynch-Brown, Short, & Tomlinson, p. 247).
Mad Libs - National Tell a Fairy Tale Day and a great opportunity to read to your kids. We are encouraged to explore myths, fantasy and fables, old, new or imagined by you on the spot. A fairy tale is a fictional story that may feature fairies, trolls, giants and talking animals. These stories often include enchantments and far-fetched events. For parents of boys (and girls not hit with the princess bug) there is good news: not ...
Great Anchor Charts for Reading Accountability - General Effort in the Classroom Rubric.Great Common Core Guidelines School embracing common core and technology. Review Literacy Blog as possible for our classroom.
Reading Comprehension Mats resource provides teachers with printable reading passages and follow-up activities to help build student fluency and comprehension skills. Seasonal and themed fiction and non-fiction stories included. Great for classroom literacy centers, guided reading, morning work, and small groups.
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