Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Reader Ready: Standard by Standard {RL 1.3 - Major Events in a Story}


Today we are taking a look at RL 1.3; specifically identifying the major events in a story.   This is part of our Reader Ready Blog Series.  See below to catch up with other posts!

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Reader Ready: Standard by Standard {RL 1.2 and RL 2.2 - Determine the Central Message}

Today we are going to take a look at RL.2; determining the central message.  This is part of our Reader Ready Blog Series.  See below to catch up with other posts!

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Mini Lessons for Introducing Writer's Workshop


We have a really nice 25 day Introduction to Writer's Workshop plan laid out by our school district.  However, we like to supplement and add to the daily lessons with a few of our own.  Read on to grab some mini lessons you can use in your classroom as you introduce Writer's Workshop!

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Reader Ready: Standard by Standard {RL 1.1 and RL 2.1 - Ask and Answer Questions}

We are excited to start a new blog series called Reader Ready: Standard by Standard.  In this series, we will look at each RL standard.  We will show you a few ways we teach each standard.  There will be easy to implement ideas and FREEBIES! 

First up, is RL.1; asking and answering questions about key details in a text.  This is part of our Reader Ready Blog Series.  See below to catch up with other posts!