Read about two changes to my independent reading routine that made all the difference last year...do you want accountability without the hassle (and often waste) of reading logs? There's a better way and you can learn all about it here! Reading Log Ideas, Back to School Homework routines

Read about two changes to my independent reading routine that made all the difference last year. Question those routine practices and you might find something you love! (reading logs, homework, status of class routine, back to school ideas for reading)

Are your students struggling to build their reading stamina during The Daily 5? Encourage focus and attention to the task by graphing successful stamina minutes! Your students will definitely be motivated as they watch the graph grow!

Are your students struggling to build their reading stamina during The Daily 5? Encourage focus and attention to the task by graphing successful stamina minutes! Your students will definitely be motivated as they watch the graph grow!

Trying a fun new way to get info to my kids! Independent Reading Projects | @Piktochart Infographic:

This infographic provides a model for how I might roll out a semester or year-long independent reading project to my class (encouraging daily and sustained literacy).

Check out these Independent reading activities that will make student reading time more meaningful.  Lots of independent reading ideas, anchor charts, and resources.  Grab the free graphic organizer while you are there!

Making the Most of Independent Reading Time

Check out these Independent reading activities that will make student reading time more meaningful. Lots of independent reading ideas, anchor charts, and resources. Grab the free graphic organizer while you are there!

Currently Reading Status of the Class Board keeps the kids accountable for their independent reading books.

Currently Reading Book Cards

In my attempts to keep reading at the forefront of my classroom culture, and to keep the kids on track with what they are reading, I have started to implement "Currently Reading" Book Cards.

These mini anchor charts are a great addition to your interactive reader's notebook. Each anchor chart gives an explanation of a reading strategy or skill. Students can glue them in their journal for quick and easy reference while they are independently reading.

Reading Strategies Mini Anchor Charts

These mini anchor charts are a great addition to your interactive reader's notebook. Each anchor chart gives an explanation of a reading strategy or skill. Students can glue them in their journal for quick and easy reference while they are independently r

Sticky Note Bookmarks {great for close reading}

Sticky Note Bookmarks

How do I manage independent reading? How do I accurately assess my students? Find some answers here.

Tips for how to manage independent reading in the classroom when there's so much else to do!

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