Literature Circle Role Descriptions and other Literature Circle resources in Laura Candler's online file cabinet. Great description of various models of literature circles, moving away from the "assigned role" model.
This writing resource (Volume 2 in the series) allows hands-on engaging practice with eight concepts for writing! This is perfect for a writing center or hands-on writer's workshop! The writing concepts included in volume Is it a sentence or a phrase?
Games for the classroom: FREE Read and retell game. Love this idea to pass the dice around the room and have 6 students roll and retell. or I could roll as the teacher and choose students to retell. This would also work great for small reading groups.