interactive notebooks

FREE Rainbow Flip Book Foldable Template

Rainbow Flip Book FREEBIE – 14 Ways to Use It

Using foldables and interactive resources in your classroom is a fabulous way to give students a quick, hands-on activity that will help them organize their thinking or grasp new concepts. Foldables make it super duper simple to differentiate with your kiddos. I LOVE using blank foldables because I can give my advanced learners one assignment, […] Read more…

pocket full of knowledge

Pocket Full of Knowledge – Interactive Reading Response FREEBIE

I’m welcoming KJ Lott from Just a Thought Creations!  Kathy is sharing her insight on how to develop questions and activities that will drive readers to the next text level. Over the summer, I read a great book that helped me progress in my thinking and strategic planning. As a reading interventionist, I am always investigating new […] Read more…

free making connections to improve reading comprehension

Improve Student’s Comprehension {Text Connections} and FREEBIE!

Let’s talk about…Modeling METACOGNITION and making TEXT CONNECTIONS while reading.  Both of these strategies are some of the most proven strategies we can use to teach comprehension.   While this is pretty easy to say, it is not always so easy to get our students to actually put those connections in place and think deeply about the […] Read more…