Included in this post is a reading genres poster. This poster is designed to help students identify different genres. Additionally, the poster compares genres and encourages students to explore new genres.
WRITING INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOKS are an EXCITING way to teach Writing! This notebook is VERY detailed and includes components to a Balanced ELA Writers Workshop! I created this notebook with activities that I used to build a strong foundation and a LOVE for writing!
Love this genre web for October- would make it that much more exciting to record the different books we read in October! Could also have a library center to find a book in each genre that you PLAN to read!
One pinner said, "I have the students do this weekly and have created a scoring guide for it! The thinking when reading that is taking place is awesome! The thinking stems help kids and parents equally!
Genre Writing: A way to organize your literature curriculum: Genres. "Knowledge of different genres gives students useful schemata-frameworks for understanding born of prior knowledge and experience-for story types" (Lynch-Brown, Short, & Tomlinson, p.
I adore this infographic by Naomi Bates, teacher at Northwest High School in Austin, Texas. Book trailers can be a great way to merge technology and literature. Check out these excellent tips for students creating book trailers.