cynthia johnston

cynthia johnston

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Read It and Weep! - Library Display

Read It and Weep! - Library Display

This would be a great way to show students how to infer texts that they are reading. A similar diagram could be composed on the computer and printed as a hand of for reading folders for students. Many students are just learning to infer about what they are reading at the beginning of 4th grade and it continues through to high school.

This would be a great way to show students how to infer texts that they are reading. A similar diagram could be composed on the computer and printed as a hand of for reading folders for students. Many students are just learning to infer about what they are reading at the beginning of 4th grade and it continues through to high school.

Vocabulary mastery in the content areas is very important to students' success with the domain. Check out my favorite vocabulary strategy for an activity that you can build into your science units for pre-assessment and vocabulary mastery. Your 3rd, 4th, 5th, or 6th graders will love using the vocabulary mats/vocabulary cards to learn their science terms!

Vocabulary mastery in the content areas is very important to students' success with the domain. Check out my favorite vocabulary strategy for an activity that you can build into your science units for pre-assessment and vocabulary mastery. Your 3rd, 4th, 5th, or 6th graders will love using the vocabulary mats/vocabulary cards to learn their science terms!

Check out these paired passage suggestions for Wonder by R.J. Palacio! All texts…

Check out these paired passages for Wonder! Tie in nonfiction readings to a fiction novel. All texts are free and come with CCSS-aligned questions, discussion guide, vocabulary,media, etc.

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This is a great idea for the upper elementary grades because it sparks interest in students when choosing new books to read. It helps the students to judge a new book based on a description or the first sentence instead of a cover illustration.

red display

When I started at my library there was an empty shelf range with a slat wall behind it. It just seemed sad, this bare wall and bare shelves, and with shelving space always an issue it almost seemed.