40 fluency passages for my third graders to practice next year. These passages will be what they take home as homework to read to their parents, or adult, every night. Fluency passages are nothing new, and I'm sure we all already use them. What makes these different is that I've integrated them with science and social studies.
Biography Buddies - Students research a historical figure and write a biography about that person. The biography report is presented on a biography buddy. Very creative. Informational Writing | Informational Texts | Teaching Research | Technology in the Classroom | Teaching History | Cross-curricular Activities