Looking to simplify the teaching of summary with your students? This graphic organizer is the tool that I have utilized year after year with my students. I have found great success helping my students be able to summarize fiction effectively utilizing this organizer. Teach this graphic organizer in a minilesson on summary with a picture book and provide students with a copy for their Reading Notebook. Students will be writing summary paragraphs immediately. Boarder…
Compare and Contrast Paragraph Frame
Compare and Contrast (Writing and Sentence Frames)
Compare and contrast speaking and writing sentence stems
60 Graphic Organizers for Reading Fiction and Literature! Perfect for fiction reading comprehension grades 1-6. Common Core aligned. Some of the topics include setting, sequencing, character traits, compare and contrast, dialogue, and many more!
10 Wordless Videos that Teach Problem Solving -- Speech paths are seemingly always on the hunt for materials to address problem solving - did you ever consider videos? I found 10 wordless videos that are fun and make kids think about how to fix the main characters' problems!
Second Grade With The Teacher Wears Prada: Take Home Reading Freebie (fiction template available in same link)
Second Grade With The Teacher Wears Prada: Take Home Reading Freebie ~ or for independent readers