Main Idea Anchor Chart (FREE worksheet included!)
Learning about main idea and supporting details is FUN when you use the ice cream cone analogy! This blog post contains a main idea anchor chart activity and a FREE main idea worksheet. Everything you need for one main idea lesson is available here.
30 Awesome Anchor Charts to Spice Up Your Classroom
If you don't already use them, you're going to love using these next school year. Anchor charts are awesome tools for teaching just about any subject!
Word Family & Anchor Chart Fun
Just had to share a little project I've been working on to help my firsties understand how "bossy e" works at the end of certain words. I f...
My Not-So-Pinteresty Anchor Charts | One Stop Teacher Shop
Anchor chart inspiration for elementary teachers. Use my Not-So-Pinteresty Anchor Charts for Reading, Math, Grammar, and Writing.
Annotating Tips for Close Reading - Teaching with Jennifer Findley
Annotating texts is a powerful strategy for readers. Get tips and strategies to help your students annotate effectively and use their annotations.
Compare and Contrast (Address the standards with this FREE activity!)
This blog post contains a FREE compare and contrast reading activity! Materials are included so you can replicate the compare and contrast anchor chart and lesson for your own upper elementary and middle school students.
36 Awesome Anchor Charts for Teaching Writing
Your students are going to love these writing anchor charts. Everything from editing to essay writing gets a boost with these helpful reminders.
A Peek into our Short Text Unit
We are currently in the middle of our Short Text unit in reading workshop and Literary Essay unit in writing workshop. These two units a...
Determining Importance & Main Idea: More Anchor Charts
This is a follow-up post with more anchor charts to help children understand main idea. A key part in being able to figure out the...
Historical Fiction Book Club Unit: Part 1
Currently, we are in our Historical Fiction Book Club Unit and students are applying the skills/strategies they learned in our Social Iss...
Point of View Teaching Activities and Ideas: Exploring ELA - Elementary Nest
Find powerful point of view teaching activities and ideas including recommended books and standards to strengthen your students understanding.