Top Books for Struggling/Reluctant Middle School Readers
15 More Short Stories for Engaging Secondary Students & Teaching Literary Elements
Looking for even more short stories to read with your middle school and high school students? There are so many options out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and lead into interesting discussions and activities. Read on for 15 recommendations from secondary English Language Arts teachers.
9.6.12 - perfect read aloud for the first day of 7th grade
Literacy Station Inspiration: Middle school activities and printables for FREE. Don't even need to sign up for anything!!!
SLPs--Check out these curriculum-based, high-interest activities (and YouTube links!) to help students who struggle with reading comprehension.
Literacy Centers in Middle School
Literacy Centers in Middle School - Could be adapted, especially since many Middle Schools include 6th grade.
With this practical guide to high-quality instruction, middle school teachers will help struggling readers develop the skills they need to master complex academic content and succeed inside and outside the classroom. With 20+ step-by-step sample lessons that improve Fluency Comprehension Word recognition Vocabulary
Smile by Raina Telgemeier
Mrs. Philpot: Wife, Teacher and Pioneer Woman in Training : Stations in the Middle School Classroom
I have pinned this before, but it is great. check it out. Textmapping - Reflections from a 6th grade non-ELA teacher who's used it successfully in the classroom. (Visit http://www.textmapping.org for how it's done.) #readingstrategies #textmapping