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Reading buddies

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Reading Buddies: Reading Buddy Card These print, fold and go Reading Buddy Cards are a quick and easy way for younger students to show their Reading Buddies their appreciation at the end of the school year! Kindergarten to grade two students will enjoy coloring in one of the varieties included and putting a message and signing their

Description Reading Buddies: Thank you card These print, fold and go Reading Buddy Cards are a quick and easy way for younger students to show their Reading Buddies their appreciation at the end of the school year! Kindergarten to grade two students will enjoy coloring in one of the varieties included and putting a message and signing their name inside. A variety of formats for messages are included: ✔Pre-printed sentence strips to include in card, or for child to copy ✔Sentences with a…

Buddy Reading Response Form

Description These are 2 versions of a one page response form that students can complete with their reading buddy. It can be used in conjunction with Daily 5 or Balanced Literacy.

Fun, no / low prep Reading Buddy Activities for any grade! | That Fun Reading Teacher $

Description This collection of Reading Buddy activities was created for multi-grade students to enjoy together throughout the year, along with tips and organizers to get your program rolling efficiently! Included in this Resource: a letter of invitation to become Reading Buddies from one teacher to another class availability / time preference for buddy meeting form a blank Reading Buddy pair-up list (PDF - non-editable) What Reading Buddies Do, a full-color, seven page storybook lesson that…

I’ve always included Buddy Reading as a daily activity during my literacy block and I’ve always felt like it was a mildly effective but important way to help Continue Reading →

I’ve always included Buddy Reading as a daily activity during my literacy block and I’ve always felt like it was a mildly effective but important way to help kids grow their fluency (and sometimes comprehension.) But observing my 3rd graders this year, I really wanted to make it more powerful. I can’t believe how easy … Buddy Reading Boost! Read More »

Teaching retelling to students is an essential skill. Make it more engaging with these simple strategies and effective tools! Download the FREE printable anchor charts, retelling bookmarks, and reading response sheets to help improve your students' retelling skills. You can use the FREE 5 Finger Retell anchor chart after your reading minilessons or during a guided reading group. Elementary students can use the retelling bookmarks during independent reading or with reading buddies.

Teaching retelling to students is an essential skill. Make it more engaging with these simple strategies and effective tools! Download the FREE printable anchor charts, retelling bookmarks, and reading response sheets to help improve your students' retelling skills. You can use the FREE 5 Finger Retell anchor chart after your reading minilessons or during a guided reading group. Elementary students can use the retelling bookmarks during independent reading or with reading buddies.

Different ways to read to a friend

Different ways to read to a friend

Your kids will love these FREE Reading Passports. A fun way for kids to keep track of their reading. #learningtoread #kidsreading #teachingkidstolovereading

Your kids will love these FREE Reading Passports. A fun way for kids to keep track of their reading. #learningtoread #kidsreading #teachingkidstolovereading

Fluency Tricks and Ideas for BIG KIDS

With so many of my BIG KIDS struggling with fluency, I worked to make it a part of my daily work with students. Reading fluency incorporates three main components: speed, accuracy, and prosody, which directly impacts comprehension.

Have you tried using stuffed animals like Beanie Babies for reading and writing incentives?  Kids love to snuggle up with their book or pencil and paper and share with their new buddy.  To get the fun started, GRAB some toys and the FREE basket labels TODAY!  These works perfect for kindergartners, first grade students, 2nd graders, year 1, 2.  #firstgradeliteracy #kindergarten #secondgrade #firstgrade

Have you tried using stuffed animals like Beanie Babies for reading and writing incentives? Kids love to snuggle up with their book or pencil and paper and share with their new buddy. To get the fun started, GRAB some toys and the FREE basket labels TODAY! These works perfect for kindergartners, first grade students, 2nd graders, year 1, 2. #firstgradeliteracy #kindergarten #secondgrade #firstgrade