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Reading Comp. Books
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This page in designed to list items that will help teachers with improving reading skills
this is a free site to download. It will allow your students to record their reading and then listen to themselves checking for fluency, phrasing, and speed.
To check readability.doc
Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level Readability Score
analyzes and rates text on a U.S. grade-school level based on the average number of syllables per word and words per sentence.
word lists and high frequency word lists
a PDF grid complied to help monitor progress through reading proficiency
Leveled book database
searchable by various criteria from Beaverton School District
Leveled Book List
search by author's name or title
List of Leveled Reading A-Z
get a brief overview of the book as you scroll over the title too
BOOKMATCH is a tool to help readers choose just right books. . .
also has a video to explain the steps of bookmatch
Reading Level Conversion Guide.doc
Setting up Classroom Libraries
What an Effective Classroom Library looks like
hints from Mrs.
Classroom set up tool
from Scholastic -- virtual layout tool allows you to design a customized effective classroom
Lesson Plans and Handouts
Teaching Tips and Comprehension Strategies
KWL charts, story maps, word maps, and story pyramids.
Free Elementary Reading Worksheets
variety of topics -- printable
large variety of assessment forms created by a variety of teachers to print
Features of Anchor Charts
how to construct Anchor Charts
examples of completed Anchor Charts
Anchor Charts and Word Walls
more examples of Anchor Charts
Literature Circles Resources
from the College of Education Seattle University a variety of literature circle resources
Literature Discussion Video
on the index of the page go to number 4 and scroll down the page to the video -- you will see a teacher and class participating in a literature discussion
Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
stories to have your class read and enjoy in play form
Reader's Theater Titles
scroll down the page to get to the list of titles
Sources for Reader's Theatre.doc
Education Place Graphic Organizers
raphic organizers to help in problem solving, decision making,
studying, planning researching and brainstorming
Read Write Think Graphic Organizers
enter information and then click on bottom items
Enchanted Learning Graphic Organizers
variety of different forms of graphic organizers
what good readers do -- from Charter Oak Academy of Global Studies
ideas for mini-lessons, some printable handouts, etc.
help on how to format text
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