Explore Reading Skills, Teaching Reading and more!

author's purpose | Author's Purpose Chart | anchor charts...Please Note: pic only

INSTRUCTION- Saw this anchor chart used by my associate teacher when she was teaching reading comprehension. Students really retained the main ideas very well because of the PIE image!

Eclectic Educating: Nonfiction Summary - like the nonfiction tips

Our state test places a large emphasis on the difference between the structure of a summary for fiction and nonfiction texts. As a result, I.

Middle School Teacher to Literacy Coach: Guided Reading Anchor Charts: Thinking Beyond the Text

Anchor Charts, Thinking within, beyond, and about Note: Pin leads to other anchor charts--but not this one!

Close Reading...a fun little post and a close reading freebie!

Close Reading: How I was Seduced (and a freebie

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.

Contractions Anchor Chart

"Crafting Connections: Anchors Away Monday Contractions (not just for early elementary!) Two FREE games!" Great anchor chart for contractions, this would also be a fantastic metacognitive activity.

OREO anchor chart for opinion/persuasive writing!

How to Write a Book And Get it Published: A Beginner's Guide

story elements anchor chart - Yahoo Search Results

story elements anchor chart - Yahoo Search Results