Help your students' parents ask their child great questions about their reading with this handy tool.
This post breaks down how one teacher teaches reading in 5th grade and how her reading block is structured, including the materials needed.
Elements of a Story Anchor Chart for Reading Notebook, Anchor Charts at your students' fingertips, Grades 3-5
Butterflies & Daydreams
Reading centers for upper elementary students that include full passages and text dependent questions in a fun game board format. These are perfect for daily five reading centers and literacy centers in 4th and 5th grades.
FREE Vocabulary Builder Flip-book when you sign up for my newsletter! Excellent reference for the most common prefixes, roots, and suffixes!
Figurative Language Reading Notebook Anchor Chart, Anchor Charts at your students'' fingertips, Grades 3-5
Finally! Literacy centers written specifically for fifth grade! Crockett's Classroom
Teaching Ideas for 3rd - 5th
Musings from the Middle School: Article of the Week
Teaching Social Studies
Looking for more books for your voracious reader, but you don't want mature themes? Try these! 50+ Books for a 5th Grader Who Loves to Read
Walking by the Way Blog
Matchbook Chapter Summaries for Novel Studies
Fiction Reading Strategies