Looking for resources for living and nonliving things? This blog post gives you some ideas and has posters, mini-reader, and sorting activity for your preschool/KG class- you could even use if for first grade! #livingnonlivingunit #elementaryscience
Teach EVERY reading literature and reading informational text common core with film clips! Use videos to teach inferencing! Use pixar shorts to teach main idea, plot characterization! Use spoken word and speeches to teach theme.
"Ormie" by Arc Productions - Fabulous little movie for teaching story elements, including plot . Fill in anchor chart with this short for character, setting, theme (all of which have been pretaught). USE SWB .