Teachers, have you ever tried "text mapping?" It's a great way to get your students (especially your struggling learners!) close reading!!
Middle School Reading Activities
Included in this post is a reading genres poster. This poster is designed to help students identify different genres. Additionally, the poster compares genres and encourages students to explore new genres.
5 ways to encourage your upper elementary to middle school students to enhance fluency.
Reading is THINKING Freebie to improve Comprehension ~
Love this! It can be kept up all year and changed with each novel!
Notice and note bookmarks from Ladybug's Teacher Files
Easy way to teach point of view in stories
nice visual-it could be a poster on the wall or included in the classroom handbook