Education- Middle School
Reading Comprehension Strategies Anchor Charts and Posters Set (vol 1)
These mini anchor charts are a great addition to your interactive reader's notebook. Each anchor chart gives an explanation of a reading strategy or skill. Students can glue them in their journal for quick and easy reference while they are independently reading.
CommonLit | Free Online Reading Passages and Literacy Resources
This site lets you download hundreds of free middle- and high-school texts with questions for FREE! The texts include non-fiction articles, poems, short stories and primary source documents, all organized by common theme and reading level.
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Looking for middle- and high-school reading passages? www.CommonLit.org is a FREE collection of hundreds of nonfiction texts, short stories, poems, news articles, historical documents, and more. All come with a rigorous question set, discussion guide, paired passages, and related media.
Teaching Main Idea of Nonfiction Text
Teaching main idea can be so tricky. Read this post to learn about three different ways this fifth grade teacher teaches main idea of informational text.