Organized Learning


Drop Everything And Read! Schools throughout the country are devoting time everyday for DEAR. At this time, students read silently or quietly with partners. They can read books they bring from home, checkout from the library, or books from your classroom library. It often works well if you keep the time each day consistent so students can be ready with their book as soon as DEAR time begins. You can post this list of possible reading activities for your students to refer to during DEAR time.

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Running Records
Art Exhibit
The "Wow" Box
Current Events
Room Labels
Word Labels
Writing Process
Homework Check-off Sheet
Coffee Can Phonics
Homework Instruction
Spelling Journals
Student Word Problems
Word and Logic Problem Box
Plants Paradise
Map the World
Lovely Rivers
Peer Review Sheets
Musical Names
Today In History
Word of the Day
Class Pet
Pocket Charts
Music Sign-up Sheet
Note Taking Skills
Homework Station
Book Themes
Three Wise People
Individual KWL Folders
Monthly Calendars
Homework Problems
New Books
Custom SRA Sets
Groupwork Accountability
Writing Progression
Test Stress
KWL Chart
Class Thesaurus
Kid Calendar
Lesson Evaluation
DJ for a Day
Geography Fun
Word Wall
Teacher Simulation
Writing Prompts
Class Calendar
Snack Time Math