Middle school reading activities

Spark a love for reading in middle school students with these fun and interactive activities. Discover creative ways to improve reading skills and inspire a lifelong passion for books.
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For most of us as English teachers, reading was a love-at-first-sight kind of experience, and while some of our students have that same natural love for reading, others simply have cold feet. Thankfully, it only takes a little creativity and the right reading activity for a love of reading to bloom. To foster this love

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Christeen Gilman
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Reading comprehension skills like making inferences, finding the main idea, and recognizing cause and effect are critical curriculum elements in any ELA classroom. As our students build their reading skills, they need to develop their understanding of 12 different reading comprehension skills. One of my favorite ways to teach students about the reading skills is with doodle notes. Don't worry...I've put together a 20+ page set of doodle notes that you can download for FREE! (Sign up at the…

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Don't let your literature anthology dictate the short stories you read with your middle school and high school students. There are so many wonderful short stories out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and paired with other texts. Read on for 13 of my favorites, which literary terms and skills they lend themselves to teaching, plus suggested text pairings and activities. English, High School, Middle School Reading, Middle School English, English Teachers, Teaching Literary Elements, Literary Terms, Teaching Short Stories, English Class

Don't let your literature anthology dictate the short stories you read with your middle school and high school students. There are so many wonderful short stories out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and paired with other texts. Read on for 13 of my favorites, which literary terms and skills they lend themselves to teaching, plus suggested text pairings and activities.

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Robin Martin
Poetry activities for middle school don't have to be boring! I've shared 11 poetry activities middle school teachers can easily bring into their classroom including poetry books for middle school, poetry teaching activities, and game ideas! Ideas, Middle School Reading, Love, Middle School English, Middle School Writing, Poetry Unit Middle School, Middle School Language Arts, Middle School Writing Activities, Middle School Lessons

Poetry activities for middle school don't have to be boring! I've shared 11 poetry activities middle school teachers can easily bring into their classroom including poetry books for middle school, poetry teaching activities, and game ideas!

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Inquiring Intermediates
Improve the reading skills of your students with 6 easy tips to use today. If you have struggling readers in your classroom, you'll love using these simple strategies to help your students become more successful readers. Better than worksheets, the ideas in this blog post are actionable and don't require leaning new systems. You don't need to change your entire reading program to implement reading skills activities that work in 4th grade, 5th grade, 6th grade, 7th grade Worksheets, Reading Comprehension Skills, Reading Intervention Middle School, Reading Skills Activities, Teaching Reading Skills, Teaching Reading Comprehension, Reading Comprehension Activities, Teaching Close Reading, Reading Intervention

Improve the reading skills of your students with 6 easy tips to use today. If you have struggling readers in your classroom, you'll love using these simple strategies to help your students become more successful readers. Better than worksheets, the ideas in this blog post are actionable and don't require leaning new systems. You don't need to change your entire reading program to implement reading skills activities that work in 4th grade, 5th grade, 6th grade, 7th grade

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