Peek of the Week: Bloom Ball Printable Template
5th Grade Classroom Fun
Guided Reading L.O.V.E. These Guided Reading activities are easy to implement, interactive, and can be used over and over again using a variety of texts! Check out this blog post to crank it up a notch in your reading groups!
Lights, Cameras, Action...Engaging Parents with Learning Fun Ideas for Family Literacy Nights
Read To Succeed Theme Ideas
Matchbook Chapter Summaries for Novel Studies. This project is so simple, and you can do it with any novel. This example is for Where the Red Fern Grows.
5th Grade - 2015/2016
A tasty reading project- Book Buffet book project samples from Mrs. Beattie's Classroom blog
Instead of a science fair a book fair: title, setting, characters, problem, solution, authors purpose, summary
Creating a story wheel is a simple way to get the kids responding to literature.
Teaching With a Mountain View: Reading
Free Comic Book Templates, fantastic blog and great template for little guy.
Reading fair - like a science fair, but with books! I would love to do this for a book report type project when we study the components of stories (plote, theme, setting, conflict, etc.)!
Literacy Teaching Resources