Great ideas for Reading Group time. The Brown-Bag Teacher: Guided Reading: Grade Style
Check out these Poem of the Week packs for first and second grade! Poems and activities for the whole year! It's a great way to incorporate poetry every day... can be used for shared reading, word work, daily 5, literacy stations, and more!
Even though Daily 5 is not station rotations I will definitely use this list of ideas for prompts for the students.
Setting Up a Classroom & Home Reading Program
Are you a teacher in need of classroom organization tips and ideas for setting up a classroom and home reading program? Read this post for tips and strategies to implement a reading program for children using Daily 5, using leveled readers and book baskets to teach kids to read, and more. Plus how-to create reading folders with a FREE parent hand-out printable.