Balanced Literacy


Balanced Literacy



Balanced Literacy  Scholastic article Practical strategies to help you build a truly balanced classroom literacy program.



Independent Reading

Independent Reading.pdf

K-12 Reader Independent Reading

Daily 5 Launching Read to Self Independent Reading.pdf



Read Aloud - Modeled Reading/Shared Reading 

Shared Reading:

Read Write Think

Reading Rockets 

Shared Reading An Instructional Strategy


Goodreads read aloud book lists

Best Read Aloud Books

Just Books Read Aloud

Author Read Alouds

A Read-Aloud Lesson Mem Fox

Hints on How to Read Aloud

How to Read Aloud

Using Think-Alouds to Improve Reading Comprehension




Literacy Stations/Centers


Florida Center for Reading Research 

FCRR Teacher's Guide.pdf

Differentiated Literacy Centers Scholastic 

Literacy Centers -

Stepping Up with Literacy Stations Viewing Guide

Literacy Stations generic.pdf

I Can Cards.pdf

ReadWriteThink - Literacy Centers: Getting Started

Time for Literacy CentersCh 4.pdf

Reading Rockets Literacy Centers

The Daily 5

Guided Reading Centers






Independent Reading


Plan for and Monitor Independent Reading

Comprehension Graphic Organizers for any fiction book



More Videos on Reading Workshop


Phonics and Word Study

Phonics Charts for Guided Reading and Writing