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Channeling Your Inner Lady GaGa During Guided Reading

I firmly believe that you can pull guided reading groups to the small group table until you’re 80 and still have practices that need to be refined.  315 more words

Guided Reading - Making Connections

We had lots of fun this afternoon making connections with a whole range of fairy tales that we are familiar with. We talked about the magic numbers 3 and 7 and how all fairy tales have a good and bad character, lots of magic and happy endings.

Whole class Guided Reading, a good thing? Part 1.

So, going back two or three years ago Guided Reading was completed in a carousel system (mostly), with children working in groups of five or six, spending a day a week reading with the class teacher who asked questions and scribbled down notes on a piece of paper to show what the each child was able to do. 593 more words

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Magical Novel Studies

When I began this Teachers Pay Teachers journey, I knew one of the things I had to include in my products were higher level thinking opportunities for my students. 415 more words

Novel Study: The Haunting of Grade Three

Just in time for Halloween!

This is a novel study for The Haunting of Grade Three by Grace Maccarone.  The Haunting of Grade Three is a DRA 34 (reading level O). 158 more words

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New Character Analysis Resource Added!

Teach your students to analyze a character, their relationships, and the changes they undergo while teaching your fiction unit. This graphic organizer can be paired with any fiction text that showcases well developed characters and relationships. 152 more words

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First Steps

“Before you learn to play basketball, you need to learn to run.  Before you learn to run, you learn to walk.  It is the same with school and education.  476 more words

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