Ideas for Exploring Non-Fiction in the Elementary Classroom
Looking for activities to introduce non-fiction to your upper grade students?! Check out my latest blog post on exploring information texts in the elementary classroom. I share tons of ideas for teaching and about non-fiction in a way that is engaging and meaningful for all learners.
This 5-3-1 organizer helps students to pick apart and close read non-fiction texts! It covers the second grade common core standard RI.2.1 (asking and answering who, what, when, where, why, and how questions). It can be used with any non-fiction text!
The perfect resource to help introduce students to the genre of Non-Fiction. It is a Reference Guide for students to refer to when learning about, exploring, and responding to non-fiction texts. It is perfect for students in upper elementary!! This flip book is divided into 4 parts: Non-Fiction Genres, Text Features, Text Structures, and Reading Response.