Teaching Theme I've got a freebie for you today that will hopefully make teaching theme a little easier. It uses two of my favorite books - The Library Lion and The Little Bit Scary People. If you don't have these in your collection you'll want to get them. Your kids will love them and I know you will too! Check out the books the freebieand how I used it in my own classroom by clicking on the anchor chart above! 3-5 3rd grade 4th grade theme theme of a story Third Grade Bookworm
The wall - book recommendation from Laura Candler's Corkboard Connections blog: This is an excellent book to read to students when discussing Veteran's Day. You can click on the book image for reviews and more information.
My first few years of teaching I was “given” writing for my team planning assignment. After digging my heels in with writing for a few years and in different grade levels, it ignited a love for teaching writing. I wanted to share with you some of my favorite writing anchor charts that will be WONDERFULMore