This is from my teammates room. What a wonderful way to set up expectations for the workshop model!
This is from the thinking strategy of determing importance - how to tell interesting facts from important details. In first grade EVERYTHING is important!
This is a chart to show how to listen to your reader's voice when you are learning something new.
I just started fractions (yes with just a week to go) My students LOVE it. It's keeping them so engaged so close to the end of the school year.
We have been working a lot on story problems and this is our story problem solving strategy.
The other day we reviewed all the different ways we respond to reading. We discussed what a thinking stem is (one of my wise students found the connection between thinking stems and a flower stem and said it's the words you use to hold up your thinking - SO SMART!!)
This anchor chart is used to show that order to see the WHOLE picture in a fiction story a reader needs to have all the pieces.
We read a book about dolphins and charts how our schema changes, was added to or remained the same.
This is another one from across the hall - she has a wonderful way of charting her student's thinking!!