Based off of Thinking Maps and Write From the Beginning, this is a set of graphic organizers used to spark writing in young students. This
Thinking Maps Thursday - How Many Ways to Make (write the number in the center circle). Have the child create at least four ways.
Reading Charts - Road Maps for Readers (how to get your child from beginning reading to fluently reading chapter books and beyond)
fun with food
Reading Logs | Increase your student's reading comprehension! Icons of Depth & Complexity, Thinking Maps, Graphic Organizers This 21 page Language Arts file allows students to reflect upon their nightly reading and write about it in a meaningful way.
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Word work or grammar activity using water bottle tops (that aren't recyclable). I store them in the large powdered drink mix containers with lid. Once students have matched antonyms they write them in their reading journal using a bridge map (love thinking maps!).