This video covers the basics of citing textual evidence to support your analysis of a text. Though it is based on fictional texts, the basics of finding textual evidence, inferring, and citing evidence properly are the same.
Citing Textual Evidence - Common Core! Enter for your chance to win 1 of 2. Common Core - Citing Textual Evidence (4 pages) from PensiveChatter on TeachersNotebook.com (Ends on on 9-20-2014) This activity will help you teach how to create paragraphs that incorporate textual evidence with student explanation. Common core aligned for nonfiction and can also be used with fiction.
Ideal for close reading by MS students! 15 content-rich multi-page printables (75 pages of non-fiction passages and assessments) that help you teach *ALL* CCS Informational Text Standards in Grades 7-8. $
how to create a classroom newsletter that parents will actually READ! (I did something like this at the beginning of the year and love it! And the parents DO read it!!!)
ELA Word Wall 3rd-6th BUNDLE - Polka Dot
Are you posting ELA academic vocabulary words for your students to reference throughout the year? This set of Common Core ELA vocabulary word wall cards is perfect for display in any 3rd-6th grade classroom. Just print, cut and create an eye-catching bulletin board that your students will use every day! These words are critical for ELA success!! $ #wildaboutffithgrade
$- Sick of preaching the importance of editing? Let students find out for themselves why we still need grammar! Students read nonfiction articles by credible authors and then write their own argumentative essays on whether or not grammar is still relevant in the 21st century.
Interactive notebook ideas for notes, writing, reading strategies, etc. MAKE a tab in their writing notebook called "references". Glue in pics of anchor charts we have made together...for examples, I like the "character traits" chart this guy made. Make one as a class, snap a photo of it and run off copies for them to put in the resource section.
Common Core Organizer - Seventh Grade Language Arts product from LauraTorres on TeachersNotebook.com