Close reading! This difficult skill is so important to start teaching early. I shared a blog post a few years back laying out exactly how I do close reading in my 1st grade classroom and I included a FREE Martin Luther King Jr. passage with questions. Click the link in...
by susanjonesteaching 7 months ago | via Instagram

I love this Author of the Month display from @fabulousfigs Such a fun way to get students excited about reading! 📚
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Do you have some students who love to write?! I have those students write their own chapter books and bring in a cereal box to create their own book covers! #susanjoneswriting #teacherspayteachers bit.ly/SJTFictionWriting
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This is so apparent every new school year 😍 I can't wait to meet a bunch of new students in a couple short weeks!! #sjtquotes
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The teacher in me couldn't help but buy this new bookshelf for some of our favorite board books in the playroom! 📚😍 #ourjoneshome
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We should not be scared to say something. We should be scared of what happens when we don't. #bethelight #BlackLivesMatter
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