FREEBIE Reading Fluency Progress Trackers-- Improve fluency and get students involved in self-monitoring their reading. Give students a one-minute timed cold read. Have them chart the words read per minute. Then, practice re-reading. Finally, time them again for their one-minute hot read, and chart that number. A Peach for the Teach
This is a FREE sample of "ALL-IN-ONE READING PASSAGES - LONG VOWELS." This no prep long vowel reading passages is the perfect addition to any primary classroom. It can be used for skill practice, reading comprehension, fluency, cold reads, assessment, homework and more!
WEATHER Vocabulary in English One Note/Clarification: "HAIL" -- it doesn't have to be cold for it to hail. Actually, here in the US, it only hails during a bad thunderstorm in warm weather. We had hail yesterday and it was over 90 degrees Fahrenheit (34 degrees Celsius). It IS a strange phenomena, balls of ice falling on a hot day. See this video of hail falling in the south of Spain in May 2012: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SSDOEz2apJg