Close reading is a big part of the Common Core and an important skill to master. This freebie includes a close reading poster, 3 graphic organizers (one for each read), and a set of 6 "Talk Time" discussion prompt cards.
These are the new Common Core State Standards for Grade English Language Arts. This cute and teacher-friendly printable would be great to keep in your lesson plan book or grade book for easy reference.
Common Core Lesson - Identifying character traits Your kids will go wild about character traits with these attractive word cards. Use them on a bulletin board, word wall, or hang them on a ribbon. They will be great for mini-lessons and group activities!