Pushing kids to "fancier" thinking...eliciting more detail in reading responses
Runde's Room: Building Better Reading Responses - color coding our reading responses
For the Love of Teaching: Thinking Stems/Anchor Charts
07-18-12: I'm just reading all the comic pages before I get dressed to head home. Darling says to laugh first thing every day is good for you and now I do it too.
photography inspiration & ideas
This freebie is two pages out of my larger Earth Science Pack: Fast Changes to the Earth. On the first sheet, students will draw and label the part...
Character traits: FAST in reading notebooks Use to write responses, and give the WHY to the "T" part.
REFERENCE CARDS (Show Me the Evidence strips): These strips provide students with stems to assist them when citing specific evidence for written responses and class discussions.