Have the students write down a text connections that they make during their independent reading time on a slip of construction paper, share, and then categorize them into the three text connections. Once categorized, connect them to create paper chains:) I love the visual "connection" picture that it makes in the kids heads. -the {ART} of learning: {Text Connections}

Have the students write down a text connections that they make during their independent reading time on a slip of construction paper, share, and then categorize them into the three text connections. Once categorized, connect them to create paper chains

Text Connection Worksheet - Text to self, text to text, text to world. This Text Connection Pack is a great way to have students make text-to-text, text-to-self and text-to-world connections in the classroom. Many students require teacher prompting to make text connections. This pack provides an easy, no prep way for students to make text connections independently.

Reading Text Connection Worksheets, Posters & Bookmarks

This Text Connection Pack is a great way to have students make text-to-text, text-to-self and text-to-world connections in the classroom. Many students require

Corkboard Connections

Is Your Classroom ELL-Friendly? -- great reminders for classroom teachers: visuals, graphic organizers, sentence frames, etc.

FREEBIE! Making Connections Graphic Organizer!

Graphic organizer for making text connections. This helps students make real life connections from what they are reading to themselves, the world, or other texts/media they have read or seen.

Can't teach "connections" but if they are able to cite evidence from the text that made them make the connection...Then I could use this.

Making Connections Anchor Chart: Can be shown in a different way for upper grades. Still a good basic chart to remind students as they read.

I really like this. I truly believe English is an outlet for communication and self-discovery. By relating texts to themselves and the world, students can open their minds a little more and learn something valuable for life rather than a test.

I truly believe English is an outlet for communication and self-discovery. By relating texts to themselves and the world, students can open their minds a little more and learn something valuable for life rather than a test.

This unit was created for one week of whole group guided reading and writing. The theme for the week is DOWN ON THE FARM. The focus reading strategy is TEXT TO TEXT Each day a different story will focus on text to text connections. There are daily lesson plans, anchor charts, literacy connections, sorting activities, crafts and ideas for project based learning. It is all you will need and more to introduce, cover, and teach this concept.

Farm Guided Reading with a Purpose Text to Text

This unit was created for one week of whole group guided reading and writing. The theme for the week is DOWN ON THE FARM. The focus reading strategy is TEXT TO TEXT Each day a different story will focus on text to text connections. There are daily lesson plans, anchor charts, literacy connections, sorting activities, crafts and ideas for project based learning. It is all you will need and more to introduce, cover, and teach this concept.

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