If you are looking for a way to get your middle school students interested in nonfiction, these passages will definitely help.  This document includes four high-interest nonfiction passages.  Students will learn unusual but true facts as they practice their close reading and comprehension skills. $

If you are looking for a way to get your middle school students interested in nonfiction, these passages will definitely help. This document includes four high-interest nonfiction passages. Students will learn unusual but true facts as they practice their close reading and comprehension skills. $

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As a middle grade/middle school teacher, parents typically want ideas for how to help their struggling readers. That's tricky, because I just want to say, "Read! Read! Read!" But I know they might need more direction. I made this hand-out and posted it, along with book recommendation lists, as a FREEBIE in my store for you to use too! Link in profile.

As a middle grade/middle school teacher, parents typically want ideas for how to help their struggling readers. That's tricky, because I just want to say, "Read! Read! Read!" But I know they might need more direction. I made this hand-out and posted it, along with book recommendation lists, as a FREEBIE in my store for you to use too! Link in profile.

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Silent Reading in the Middle School Classroom - Tips and Tricks for Making it Work!

Silent Reading in the Middle School Classroom - Tips and Tricks for Making it Work!

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Teachers, have you ever tried "text mapping?" It's a great way to get your students (especially your struggling learners!) close reading!!

Teachers, have you ever tried "text mapping?" It's a great way to get your students (especially your struggling learners!) close reading!!

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The great thing about poetry is that it can be engaging, yet efficient; a couple read-throughs may take only a few minutes and can refresh your students on any number of skills, including close reading, determining central idea, interpreting figurative language, and citing text evidence.

The great thing about poetry is that it can be engaging, yet efficient; a couple read-throughs may take only a few minutes and can refresh your students on any number of skills, including close reading, determining central idea, interpreting figurative language, and citing text evidence.

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