Students can struggle with reading for a variety of reasons: rich vocabulary, lack of background knowledge, the author's writing style. To scaffold difficult texts, teach students to annotate through the gradual release process.
Differentiated Point of View Task Cards~The task cards TEACH and REVIEW comparing firsthand and secondhand information, the points of view of characters, author's purpose, and how point of view affects the description of events. Students get thorough practice to help them respond to Common Core Standards RL.6 and RI.6 effectively.
Argument writing, narrative writing, and informative writing, the three Common Core writing types, are easy to teach using strong mentor texts and a step-by-step process. This highly rated writing bundle includes everything you needto teach Common Core argumentative, narrative, and informative writing!