Free Resources for Back to School

9 Ways Boom Cards Can Support Your Amazing Readers

Whether you’re planning ahead for next year, you’re needing activities to keep your child busy, or are just needing a little review work to keep your child’s skills on point, Boom Learning may be a great place to look. In this post, I’d like to share my observations on how Boom Cards can help your reader grow.

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How to Teach the Mystery Genre with Pizazz

Students at all reading stages need opportunities to read from all genre types. Students who know the text features associated with each genre are able to pull from the text the information that is most important to remember.  By learning how the “genre puzzle pieces” fit together, readers can focus on what is most important in the text.  In this post, we’ll explore mysteries. 

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This Post Has 3 Comments

  1. Heather Stanton

    Your book clubs look engaging and fun for students. I am starting new book clubs with my Read180 students after the break and am looking forward to using your resources. Do you have any resources specifically for Read180? I would love to see them if you do!

  2. Neika

    Your resources seems fun for students at the 4th grade level. I have been using these for a few days now in my intervention block and they enjoy working on the questions.

  3. Carla

    Glad to hear both of your comments, Neika and Heather. Heather, I do not have resources specifically for Read 180. Actually, when I began creating resources, I learned you are not supposed to make resources that connect to trademarked content such as Journeys, Read 180, etc. However, there are likely resources that would compliment skills you’re teaching or that could supplement your units.

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