Homemade Magnetic Slime- TOO COOL! This stuff takes minutes to make & is a sure way to WOW the kids!
Butterfly method for adding and subtracting fractions...genius! Why didn't someone teach me this way?
question words anchor charts | ... School Teachers Dudley, Rachael - 5th grade Classroom Anchor Charts
Excellent way to show the difference between THin and THick Questioning strategies!
non-fiction text features anchor chart...have the kids create one as a table group.
Inference Riddle Game by Phil and David Tulga
Reading Mentor Texts_ picture books to help model making connections, visualization, questioning, synthesizing, making inferences, etc.
Synthesizing-Lesson idea Just A Dream
Synthesizing is that moment when we are reading along and then something happens to change our thinking.
Synthesizing - Comprehension Strategy - Think Aloud - Charlie Anderson by Barbara Abercrombie - Anchor Chart - @Kristen Rexroad Seth used this in a 2nd grade lesson, but she believes it would work well in 1st grade too.