Category: Daily 5

Check for Understanding…Beware of the Frog!

Hello all! Thanks so much for “hopping” by today! Now that we are back in school, I am working on setting up our classroom routines and procedures (as we all are I am sure). So, for Reading Workshop (I use the Daily 5 framework tweaked to work the best for me) once we have some stamina built up I start in with mini-lessons! We have so much to cover don’t we? So, I usually start with Check for Understanding and back up and re-read. I do this lesson several times, so I always try to pick books that I love.

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Reading Workshop/Daily 5

I love the Sisters!  I had the pleasure of meeting them a few years ago when I first started using D5 and Cafe in my classroom.  They really are as pleasant as they seem!  Obviously, I am the one in the middle!  That being said, I also love D5!  This is a  link to their fabulous website!  The Daily Cafe.   I have been using their Reading Workshop framework for 5 years now and would not teach reading any other way.  Of course, I don’t do it exactly the way they do.  You have to do what works for you right?  I

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