Classroom Communication Tools (Freebies)
One of my passions as a teacher has always been finding and implementing new classroom management strategies! Having anywhere from 20-36 students (depending on my grade level) made it necess…
Guided Reading Made Easy: LEVEL A
Guided Reading lesson plans and activities for Kindergarten. Streamline your reading groups and target your teaching. For Guided Reading Levels A-E.
Let's Celebrate Reading! - Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits
Let's Celebrate Reading! A full breakdown of a guided reading block! Lesson ideas, reading lessons, literacy centers, literacy stations, word work activities, writing station ideas, ELA activities, listening station, phonics ideas, spelling activities, word study, and taking notes during guided reading are included!
45+ Thrilling Historical Fiction Books for Kids
A large list of historical fiction books for kids that cover a wide variety of topics and time periods from medieval to 20th century.
Meaningful and Funny 4th Grade Read Aloud Books
Selected read aloud books for 4th grade that encourage conversation, and laughter. Great books for kids ages 9+ that parents and teachers will love, too.
Books with Great Imagination to Spark Your Child's Imagination - Intentional Homeschooling
A few days ago I shared that books are one of my favorite ways to foster imagination in children and today I wanted share a few of our favorite
10 Books for Kids Who Loved Wonder ~ Nourishing My Scholar
There are books that can have a profound effect on us. They touch our hearts and help us grow in ways that can be life-changing. If your child has read Wonder by R.J. Palacio and has perhaps followed the “Choose Kind” movement, then they may be looking for more books about kindness. Here are 10 […]
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Books that Teach About the Writing Process
If you teach writing to K-5 learners, this book list has over 15 books to help you teach young writers all about the writing process.
Read-Aloud Books for 4th Grade
Teachers and parents, do you need suggestions for good read-aloud books for the 4th grade? Here are ideas for your students and children that they'll love.
Hey all! I'm here to tell you a little bit about Reading Kits! Reading Kits are a fun way to incorporate repeated practice in skills that are at each student's Guided Reading Level. Each level will contain
Read Aloud Books for 5th Grade
I'm continuing my read aloud book lists, this week is for 5th grade. These books will provide a wealth of instructional and discussion opportunities.
Alternatives to Magic Tree House: 19 Book Series
Need more books like Magic Tree House. Kids will love these alternative book series to that famous series. Keep your children reading!
Close Reading Toolbox Freebie! | The TpT Blog
I have a list a mile long of new ideas that I can't wait to try out for next year. My first one?!?! Close Reading Toolboxes...