Non-Fiction Text Features

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10 Nonfiction Activity Ideas for Kids!

10 Nonfiction Activity Ideas for Kids

10 Nonfiction Activity Ideas for Kids!

TEACHERS! This is a great video explaining different parts of a non-fiction book: headings, sub-headings, captions, diagrams, glossary, the difference between fiction and non-fiction etc. The video is 6:32 long.
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The Nonfiction Trail

Hit the nonfiction trail with Sheriff Yollis, Sheriff Salsich, and the rest of the Reading Round-Up.

Fiction Non-Fiction sort
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"How to" writing and Non-fiction activities - The Lesson Plan Diva

I hope everyone is having a wonderful weekend! I just finished up with my son’s football game and I am tired! I did want to get these activities posted that I just finished. We are working on “how to” writing and non-fiction. I whipped up some activities and I hope that you find them useful!

teaching labeling - how exciting would this be for the kids?!

Labeling Lesson

Y'all...I got this fabulous labeling activity from Abby at The Inspired Apple! This was TONS of fun! First, I explained to my kinders what...

Non-fiction Reading Resources
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My March Top Ten List: Nonfiction Reading Resources | Scholastic

Check out these helpful resources for teaching nonfiction, including posters and printables, digital tools, and ways to make current events interactive.

Nonfiction checklist
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With inspiration from an amazing kinder teacher at our school, I revamped our writing checklist, combining my old one with her new-to-me one...and here is the result: (I have them ready to print on quarter sheets of paper so students can use them to check their writing themselves.) I also made this to put on students' new writing folders as a nice reminder to KEEP working! :) Let me know what you think! xoxo a

Informational Books anchor Chart from Mrs. Jones's Kindergarten

Moms Day Tea + Our last writing Unit!

Friday was our little mom's day tea. The kids have been WAITING for this day for what seems like forever! We've been cutting and pasting and gluing and planting and painting and singing....yes, all of

Nonfiction text features--my version of chart from
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Cassandra Ellis 📚 (@ccls531)

The latest Tweets from Cassandra Ellis 📚 (@ccls531). MS teacher librarian, wife, mom, sister, favorite auntie, shoe lover, & reader. Thoughts are my own. MS lib blog: Central Iowa

FREE Nonfiction Text Features Posters!
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Nonfiction Text Features Posters {Free!}

I made these posters for use in my classroom and I refer to them often when reviewing text features with my second graders. Hopefully, they will be useful to you too! This set of posters can be used to introduce and/or review the nonfiction text features explicitly mentioned in CCSS RI.2.5, as we...

Nonfiction text features with a FREEBIE
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Super Sunday Sale, Linkys, and a Whole Lot More!

Warning! This is a long one! Everything in my store is on sale this Sunday in honor of the Super Sale at TPT. I already have about $150 worth of stuff in my cart just waiting to check out tomorrow! Here is just a preview of what's in my cart... From Mandy Gregory's store From Jen Runde's Room From The Peanut Gallery Here are a few of the best sellers from MY store... It is also a great time to grab up these bundles! Classroom Award Certificates Bundle Classroom theme bundles Regularly $10…

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Anchor Charts and Circle Maps

Surprise again! Friday afternoon (before the long weekend, just before school started), my principal pulled me out of a meeting and told me...

Classroom Freebies: Text Feature Chart
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fiction, nonfiction anchor chart- helps the kids see the differences
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First Grade Wow

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Adventures of a 6th Grade Teacher: Expository Text Features Anchor Chart
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Miss Klohn's Classroom

This engaging foldable pack includes two different activities related to nonfiction text features. ACTIVITY #1- Introduction to text features foldable. ACTIVITY #2- Scavenger Hunt Foldable using any nonfiction book $
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Nonfiction Text Features Foldable Craftivity | PDF & Digital | Distance Learning

This engaging foldable pack includes two different activities related to nonfiction text features. ACTIVITY #1- Introduction to text features foldable. ACTIVITY #2- Scavenger Hunt Foldable using any nonfiction book $