Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes. Have students crumple the heart each time unkind words are spoken during the read aloud. Afterward, smooth by carrie
carrie
carrie Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes. Have students crumple the heart each time unkind words are spoken during the read aloud. Afterward, smooth
Leather stuff
Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes celebrity read. by carrie
carrie
carrie Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes celebrity read.
Leather stuff
Activity for Chrysanthemum. Every time someone says something mean to her, kids crumple up a smooth heart. Try to smooth it out at the end when they say nice things. Message: hard to smooth a wrinkled heart. by janis
janis
janis Activity for Chrysanthemum. Every time someone says something mean to her, kids crumple up a smooth heart. Try to smooth it out at the end when they say nice things. Message: hard to smooth a wrinkled heart.
Kids
Looking for a simple DIY classroom project to help keep you Kindergarten and Preschool students engaged during story time?! Come check out this easy DIY felt board and felt board story props, which are the perfect read aloud activities! by annmarie
annmarie
annmarie Looking for a simple DIY classroom project to help keep you Kindergarten and Preschool students engaged during story time?! Come check out this easy DIY felt board and felt board story props, which are the perfect read aloud activities!
Oldschool Fun
Chart the genres of the books we read aloud during library time all year.  Love this idea! by bobbie
bobbie
bobbie Chart the genres of the books we read aloud during library time all year. Love this idea!
i am a maker
FUN read aloud ABC book, with animal sounds and words for each letter! Alphabet Animals - Alphabetimals - The ABC Song by carlani
carlani
carlani FUN read aloud ABC book, with animal sounds and words for each letter! Alphabet Animals - Alphabetimals - The ABC Song
For the Classroom
Make sure students are engaged during Silent Reading by using highlighting tape and this bookmark. Especially the lower readers who are challenged by trying to record their thinking with pencil and paper.

"While you read today, use the tape to track your thinking/learning."

Green: use to mark main   
           idea/important facts

Orange:use to mark new vocabulary
         Words you learned

Pink: I have a question here, by anita
anita
anita Make sure students are engaged during Silent Reading by using highlighting tape and this bookmark. Especially the lower readers who are challenged by trying to record their thinking with pencil and paper. "While you read today, use the tape to track your thinking/learning." Green: use to mark main idea/important facts Orange:use to mark new vocabulary Words you learned Pink: I have a question here,
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Vocabulators. These would be fun to do as a project with the students during synonym time. Each team could have a different theme. by Satu
Satu
Satu Vocabulators. These would be fun to do as a project with the students during synonym time. Each team could have a different theme.
eskariin
Chrysanthemum (by Kevin Henkes) celebrity read. Great for the beginning of the school year! (Free.) by carrie
carrie
carrie Chrysanthemum (by Kevin Henkes) celebrity read. Great for the beginning of the school year! (Free.)
Leather stuff
true words spoken by the great coco. :) by morecerv.
morecerv.
morecerv. true words spoken by the great coco. :)
inspiracion
Teach the girls so they can finger knit doll scarves during read-aloud time by johanna
johanna
johanna Teach the girls so they can finger knit doll scarves during read-aloud time
Knit
the read-aloud handbook by adriana
adriana
adriana the read-aloud handbook
dreaming of home
FIX IT UP SENTENCES (APRIL) - NOW AVAILABLE! This pack makes great morning work, literacy centers, homework, or a mini lesson. Students are required to correct each sentence by capitalizing words at the beginning of the sentence and a few other words such as Easter and add the correct ending punctuation. Your students will have FUN "fixing" each sentence. Take a look! $ by olive
olive
olive FIX IT UP SENTENCES (APRIL) - NOW AVAILABLE! This pack makes great morning work, literacy centers, homework, or a mini lesson. Students are required to correct each sentence by capitalizing words at the beginning of the sentence and a few other words such as Easter and add the correct ending punctuation. Your students will have FUN "fixing" each sentence. Take a look! $
writing
Kevin Henkes by graciela
50 outstanding children's books that will inspire your kid's imagination during read-aloud time by lorene
lorene
lorene 50 outstanding children's books that will inspire your kid's imagination during read-aloud time
Books Worth Reading
The snowball writing method is a fun way to teach your students how to write collaboratively. Students write, crumple, and throw. Their stories are continued by another student in the class! #writing #teaching #EnglishLanguageArts by johanna
johanna
johanna The snowball writing method is a fun way to teach your students how to write collaboratively. Students write, crumple, and throw. Their stories are continued by another student in the class! #writing #teaching #EnglishLanguageArts
Eating and Drinking
I am requesting from the universe that this statement be read each and every time one of my students asks for a pen because they have lost the 300 billion that they had yesterday... by txell��
txell��
txell�� I am requesting from the universe that this statement be read each and every time one of my students asks for a pen because they have lost the 300 billion that they had yesterday...
words
Truer words have not been spoken. by harriette.gillon
harriette.gillon
harriette.gillon Truer words have not been spoken.
girls
Truer words have never been spoken. by Raelynn8
Raelynn8
Raelynn8 Truer words have never been spoken.
Favorites
Truer words have never been spoken! by sparkle.bfloss
sparkle.bfloss
sparkle.bfloss Truer words have never been spoken!
So True
No truer words have ever been spoken! by mitzi
mitzi
mitzi No truer words have ever been spoken!
crazy bag lady
No truer words have ever been spoken ... by violetalston9309
violetalston9309
violetalston9309 No truer words have ever been spoken ...
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Students listen to books read aloud by famous folks online for FREE! by luz
luz
luz Students listen to books read aloud by famous folks online for FREE!
Books and Nooks
Rainbow Words are a fun and engaging way to practice SIGHT WORDS in the classroom and at home. Students work their way through each level (25 words per color of the rainbow). Using these color coded cards students can differentiate their own word work time by using their own cards with easy to prep word work activities. by therese
therese
therese Rainbow Words are a fun and engaging way to practice SIGHT WORDS in the classroom and at home. Students work their way through each level (25 words per color of the rainbow). Using these color coded cards students can differentiate their own word work time by using their own cards with easy to prep word work activities.
Sewing and Quilting
Students listen to books read aloud by famous people for FREE! by luz
luz
luz Students listen to books read aloud by famous people for FREE!
Books and Nooks
truer words have never been spoken! by lara
lara
lara truer words have never been spoken!
rings and things
Never have truer words been spoken by sammsfamily
sammsfamily
sammsfamily Never have truer words been spoken
Favorites
truer words have never been spoken. by imafrute
imafrute
imafrute truer words have never been spoken.
Memes
Truer words have never been spoken... by janet
janet
janet Truer words have never been spoken...
geekness
This worksheet is full of sight words. At the top are the sight words for the week/day/month etc. Students have to find those sight words on the page and circle or highlight those words. By using this activity it keeps them familiar with all sight words while looks specifically for the words of the week. by ashleyw
ashleyw
ashleyw This worksheet is full of sight words. At the top are the sight words for the week/day/month etc. Students have to find those sight words on the page and circle or highlight those words. By using this activity it keeps them familiar with all sight words while looks specifically for the words of the week.
celebrate: valentine's day
Comprehension 2- Plate sequencing activity. The teacher will read a story to the students aloud.  After the story, the teacher will hand students pre-cut images of events in the story.  Students will place the images in correct order.  The book should be available for reference if students need help during the activity. by karen.x
karen.x
karen.x Comprehension 2- Plate sequencing activity. The teacher will read a story to the students aloud. After the story, the teacher will hand students pre-cut images of events in the story. Students will place the images in correct order. The book should be available for reference if students need help during the activity.
getting