Have the students write down a text connections that they make during their independent reading time on a slip of construction paper, share, and then categorize them into the three text connections. Once categorized, connect them to create paper chains:)  I love the visual "connection" picture that it makes in the kids heads. -the {ART} of learning: {Text Connections}

Have the students write down a text connections that they make during their independent reading time on a slip of construction paper, share, and then categorize them into the three text connections. Once categorized, connect them to create paper chains:) I love the visual "connection" picture that it makes in the kids heads. -the {ART} of learning: {Text Connections}

Each of my students gets a copy of this chart to place in their reader's notebook. I hope you find it useful in your classroom to help your students make MEANINGFUL connections.

Each of my students gets a copy of this chart to place in their reader's notebook. I hope you find it useful in your classroom to help your students make MEANINGFUL connections.

Can't teach "connections" but if they are able to cite evidence from the text that made them make the connection...Then I could use this.

Can't teach "connections" but if they are able to cite evidence from the text that made them make the connection...Then I could use this.

Making Connections anchor chart.... from: Finding JOY in 6th Grade (blog): Anchor Chart Link-Up (Note addition of text-to-media)

Making Connections anchor chart.... from: Finding JOY in 6th Grade (blog): Anchor Chart Link-Up (Note addition of text-to-media)

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