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6th grade reading

Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for 6th grade reading. Get inspired and try out new things.
Using Sentence Frames to Write Reading Responses

In upper grade classrooms, students spend a great deal of time responding to the texts they read. Over the years I have found that no matter what grade level I teach, students have a difficult time writing thorough and meaningful reading responses. At the start of every year my students need quite a bit of guidance when writing their responses. One of the best ways that I have found to teach students to write meaningful responses is by providing them with sentence frames. I like to encourage…

A Year Long Guide to 6th Grade Language Arts

Looking for inspiration for teaching middle school reading skills? Read on to see how I teach the essential elements in a 6th-grade classroom.

Tina Brown
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FREE Reading Response Journal Menu

Okay teacher friend. It’s finally here. And I’m so excited! I’ve had this resource collecting dust on my computer for years now. I’ve been using this strategy in my classroom for the last few years, but haven’t had the energy or time (teacher life + mom life is exhausting, am I right?) to put it all together so that it’s ready to go for busy teachers like you! Well, it’s finally finished and I finally get to unveil it to you! Did you know I have a FREE downloadable reading response menu…

Offering Choice in your Reading Response Activities - Top Teaching Tasks

Reading Response activities will likely form a major part of your reading programme, whether you are running guided reading groups, a daily 5 system,

An ELA Teacher's List of Best Books for 6th Grade

Below is my list of the 15 best books for 6th graders. As an ELA teacher, these are my tried-and-true tools for unlocking the reader buried within all of my

Literature Circles

So the other day, I was looking at bathing suits for my kids at Target online. I put a few in my virtual cart, but then decided on buying from Lands End instead. Well, since

Daily and Weekly ELA Plans - Reading and Writing Haven

Get organized with a daily and weekly ELA plan so that you feel confident and prepared. Planning the structure of a class period varies by unit. Start here!

Leah Baukol
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This Daily Reading Review system has proven to be the most effective resource for improving reading comprehension skills.  Perfect for homework, morning work, daily checks, constructed response practice, close reading, guided reading, and literacy centers! The passages come with text-dependent questions, and there are weekly quizzes for collecting data and grades. Now available for 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grade!
These context clues activities for your 4th, 5th, or 6th grade students will be a hit in the classroom. These context clues no prep activities include instructional pages, worksheets, reading passages, and answer sheets. Teaching context clues using a variety of ways enhances your child's understanding of complex vocabulary and makes learning fun! These activities are available as printables and digitally for Google classroom making them a perfect independent activity for the classroom or home.
These 12 digital & printable Lexile® leveled stories are perfect for teaching, developing, or practicing 6th grade point of view in literature skills for RL.6.6. Google slides version is perfect for Google Classroom integration and distance learning. Students learn to explain how an author develops the point of view of the narrator or speaker in a text.
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