Bloom's Taxonomy - I’m trying to get [my year 5 class] to become more independent with their thinking/comprehension etc. I've incorporated Bloom into two lessons so far and it has been brilliant! One was comprehension questions where they had to think of their own comprehension questions using Bloom as a guide - they worked around the wheel. The second lesson was a hot seating lesson where the questions for the character came from the Bloom stems.
Animal habitats bulletin board. Divide a bulletin board up into the four main animal habitats. Choose an appropriate boarder. Have students draw their favorite wild animal on a piece of paper and have them place it in the correct habitat. This will be a great way to display students artwork!
Thinking Stems Bulletin Board Set ~ This colorful, student-friendly Thinking Stems bulletin board set is an exciting new resource to promote critical thinking skills. Eight comprehension strategy charts supply students with examples of thinking stems to use when analysing text in reading, math, and beyond. $