Storage idea if students don't have desks - each table has its own set of drawers with wheels - top shelf holds independent reading books, middle shelf holds table supplies, bottom shelf holds notebooks and folders.
8 whole class journals for the students to write in. Select 8 students each week to write in one of the journals. The next week, 8 different children will be selected to write, and so on. By the time were finished, each journal should have about 25 differ
When Students Say, "I Can't Do It..." (Nerdy, Nerdy, Nerdy!)
Text-Mapping: Noting text features, main ideas, and supporting details. This article discusses a tool for students to navigate text to improve comprehension. This can be used with students who read text and can be used across content areas.