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Back to School Idea: Summer Memories N PI EE UE M/HS Oral language/setting
Write a Response! N EE UE M/HS Icon review/questions
Tech Tuesday: Build a Story with LEGO N E PI EE UE T
Using Data Collection and Collaboration to Enhance Instruction N E PI R W EE UE M/HS Narrative sample/Developmental stages/Writing Collaboration
Series of Lessons with The Little Red Hen N E PI R PS EE Folktale/Retelling/Characters/Compare-Contrast
Mini-Lesson Video for 8th Grade Science Topic with ThemeMaker for Expository Text E PI W UE M/HS Using ThemeMaker maps in science
Tech Tuesday: Build a Story with LEGO, Part 2 N E PI R W EE UE T
High Stakes Test Results: An Opportunity for Collaboration Using SGM N E EE UE M/HS Narrative/Expository Texts/Collaboration using test results
Organizing Your SGM Materials for the New School Year N PI R W EE UE M/HS Teaching suggestions for Feeling Component of narrative
Recognizing Feelings: Recycle Your Iced Tea Containers for a Cool Summer Activity N PI R W PS EE Recognizing Feelings, and Feelings in Others
Activity for a Field Trip: Big Red Barn N PI R W PS EE Braidy / Character, Setting, Actions / Home-School Connection
Maryellen’s Analysis of 5th-Grade Writing Sample N W EE UE M/HS Assessment, Conferencing, Teacher Collaboration
Analyze 5th Grade Writing N W EE UE M/HS Assessment, Conferencing, Teacher Collaboration
Magnetic Spinner Activity for Narrative & Expository Text Questions N E PI R W EE UE M/HS Implementing Student Questions
Tech Tuesday: Chapter Books and Stickwriting, a Complementary Visual Strategy N PI R W EE U T Chapter Books; Stickwriting
Maryellen’s Analysis of Emma’s Sample N E A PI R W PS EE U M/HS In-Depth Analysis of Writing Sample (from previous blog)
Analyze A Narrative Writing Sample N E A PI R W PS EE U M/HS A Look at A Writing Sample
Collaboration in the Classroom with Story Grammar Marker® & “Big Al” N E PI R W EE Free Downloadable: Compare/Contrast for Early Elementary Students
Story Analysis: “Too Many Tamales” N PI R EE UE M/HS SGM® / Developmental Stages, Cinco de Mayo
Hands-On Activities for Beginning, Middle and End of a Story N PI R W EE UE M/HS SGM® / Teaching Story Elements
Lessons & Activities for Feelings and Reactions N PI R W PS EE Feeling / Actions Icons / Feeling Sticks
Five Favorite Books and Downloadable for Earth Day N E A PI R W PS EE UE Earth Day Suggestions / Free downloadable, List
Tech Tuesday: Tech Tie-Ins to Autism Awareness Month N E PI R W PS EE UE M/HS T Tech Tuesday: Tech Tie-Ins to Autism Awareness Month
Additional Activities for “The River” N E PI R W UE M/HS Conflicts / Personality Development / Downloadable: Character Traits, Evidence
Kindergarten and First Grade Setting: “Bear Feels Scared” N E PI R PS EE List / Feelings / Writing
Autism Awareness & SGM®: 31 FREE RESOURCES N E A PI R W PS EE UE M/HS T Autism Resources
Fun Activity to Reinforce the “Kick-Off” N PI R PS EE Introducing Reactive Sequence / Kick-Off
Kindergarten Activity: “In the Tall, Tall Grass” N PI R PS EE Action Sequence Activity
Another Classic: Dr. Seuss’ The Sneetches N R EE UE M/HS Developmental Stages
Spring Stories — The Legend of The Indian Paintbrush N R EE UE Developmental Stages, Spring
A Leprechaun Lesson for St. Patrick’s Day with Story Grammar Marker® N PI R EE UE Complete Episode / Perspective / St Patrick’s Day<
Understanding Novels, Part 6 N R M/HS Using Novels: Critical Thinking Triangle, Perspective, The Big Wave
Tech Tuesday: Using Emoji in Narrative Analysis N EE UE M/HS T Using Emojis, Narrative
Read Across America Day & Dr. Seuss Lesson! N E PI R EE UE M/HS Using Novels: Critical Thinking Triangle, The Big Wave
“REACTIONS” on Facebook – New Emojis! N PI PS EE UE M/HS Using Emojis / Narrative
Understanding Novels, Part 5 N R M/HS Using Novels: Critical Thinking Triangle, The Big Wave
Rosa Parks, Black History Month — Lesson 3 N E PI R UE Narrative / Expository / Character Traits / Black History Month
A Home Run For Bunny, Black History Month — Lesson 2 N E PI R W UE M/HS Triumph Over Adversity, Friendship / Black History Month
Opening a New Chapter: Strategies N E PI R W PS EE UE M/HS T Apps to access Narrative and Expository Texts
Understanding Novels, Part 4 N E PI R M/HS Using Novels: Narrative / Expository Texts
I Have a Dream, Black History Month — Lesson 1 N E PI R UE Play: Narrative / Expository Texts, Black History Month
Understanding Novels, Part 3 E R M/HS Using Novels: Expository, Sequence, The Big Wave
Understanding Novels, Part 2 E PI R M/HS Using Novels: Setting, Expository: Descriptive, The Big Wave
When the “Characters” are a whole classroom of students N W EE UE M/HS T Integrating SGM with High/Low Tech Tools; Elmo, SMARTboard, Popplet, Stick Writing, STAMPede Set
Understanding Novels, Part 1 N E R M/HS Using Novels: Setting, Narrative, Expository: Descriptive, The Big Wave
SGM Is 25 Years Old SGM New Year’s Resolution Worksheet N PI W PS EE UE M/HS New Year's Resolution
Aligning SGM With The Zones Of Regulation And Tech Tie Ins N PI PS EE UE M/HS T Narrative / Self-regulation / Autisim*
Reading Lessons And Blogs About The Winter Season N E PI R W PS EE UE M/HS T Winter Season Lessons
Winter’s Coming Narrative Expository Setting Lesson N E PI W EE UE Seasons
Compare And Contrast Characters N E W EE UE Compare / Contrast Characters
Part 3 Hilda Must Be Dancing And Giraffes Can’t Dance, Compare Contrast, Cont. E PI W EE Expository/Cohesive Ties
Part 2 Hilda Must Be Dancing And Giraffes Can’t Dance, Compare And Contrast N E PI W EE Narrative / Expository Connection
Hilda Must Be Dancing And Giraffes Can’t Dance, Narrative Retellings N PI EE Narrative Retellings
Early Elementary Idea To Reinforce Character, Feelings, List And Sequence N E R W EE Narrative / Expository Connection
Mondays With Maryellen N E R EE UE M/HS Narrative / Expository Connection
A Trip Down Memory Lane, Feelings And Character Description Using A Classic Golden Book N PI EE Narrative / Characters, Feelings
Adobe Voice Gives Voice To Narrative Or Expository Language N E PI W EE UE M/HS T Narrative / Expository
Expository, My Research Cut-and-Fold Booklet E PI W UE M/HS Expository / Text Structures
Writing Expository Informational Descriptive Map to Paragraphs E W EE UE Expository / Descriptive
Teaching SGM Components, Continued 2 N PI R EE UE SGM Components
Create Visual “Explanimations” To Go With Your Expository Lessons E PI W PS EE UE M/HS T Expository Text APPS
Teaching SGM Components N PI R EE UE SGM Components
Exploring Expository Continued, Descriptive Map Activity E PI W US Descriptive Map
Foldables And Stamps Activity N W PS EE UE SGM Components
Exploring Expository Texts Using the SGM Descriptive Map E PI EE UE Expository/Descriptive
Braidy’s Bag N PS EE Organizing Materials
Character And Setting Fun Activities N PI PS EE Character / Setting
MindWing Concepts and Instructional Technology N PI R W PS EE UE M/HS T Story Components
Using Kerpoof For Digital Storytelling And Narrative Development, Part 2 N PI W PS EE UE M/HS T SGM/Teaching Narrative Stages
Simple Machines Offer Language Learning Opportunities N E PI R W EE UE M/HS T Blending Narrative/Expository
Use Google Search Stories Tool to Develop Narrative and Expository Language N E A/O W EE UE M/HS T Narrative / Expository Language
Character Social Thinking and the Avatar N PI EE UE M/HS T Character Exploration
Exploring Settings with Google Earth N E PI W PS EE UE M/HS T Setting / Descriptive
Setting Can Be the Key to a Story N PI R EE UE T Integral Settings
Comprehension Involves More Than Just the Beginning, Middle, End of a Story N R PS EE UE M/HS Information: SGM Episode Organizer / Icons
Make It Better Through Storytelling N PI W EE UE Problem Solving: We Can Make It Better, Delsandro / SGM
Adult Child Interaction N PI PS EE Modeling / Storytelling, SGM
Gingerbread Characters And Settings N PI W PS EE T Character / Setting
Is Maryellen Actually Maryellen Who? N E PI R W PS EE UE M/HS Grinch: Narrative / Expository
Kick Off The Kick Off N PI R W PS EE UE M/HS T SGM: Initiating Event (Kick-Off)
Interactive Visual Resources To Complement Feelings Instruction, Internal Responses N PI R W PS EE UE M/HS T SGM Feelings / Autism Collection / Additonal Resources to enhance
Happy Valentine’s Day N W EE UE T Valentine's Day, Feelings
Dinosaurs, Narrative and Flexible Thinking N E PI R PS EE UE T Narrative / Expository/Social Thinking
The Zimmer Twins And Stepping Up Narrative Complexity N PI W UE M/HS T Language sample / SGM stages
Two Of My Favorite “Ers,” ThemeMaker, And Glogster E PI R W EE UE M/HS T Glogs (posters) and ThemeMaker
The Incredible 5-Point Scale And Narrative Elements N PI R W PS EE UE M/HS SGM / 5-Point Scale
Story Grammar And The Classroom Curriculum — The Five Senses N PI R W PS EE UE Setting / Senses, Hearing
Story Patch, A Great Context To Teach Narrative With Story Grammar Marker N E PI W PS EE T Writing Stories
The Importance Of Expository Text Comprehension In Real Life Situations E PI R W UE M/HS Weather / Expository Maps
Sharing Our Own Stories Social Problem Solving Using Story Grammar Marker N PI PS EE UE M/HS SGM, Facilitating Relationships / Superflex
Fantastic Narrative Intervention With Toontastic N PI W PS EE UE M/HS T Writing Stories
Using QR Codes For Spooky Narrative Development N PI W PS EE UE M/HS T SGM components / QR codes
A Wonderful Wordless Video Series For Narrative Development N PI PS EE UE M/HS T Narrative Development/Wordless picture books / Simon's Cat Videos
Story Mapping And Seasonal Cheer N PI PS EE UE T Settings / Narrative Devlopment / Wordless Video & 5-point scale
Simple Comics For More Advanced Language N PI PS EE UE M/HS T Narrative Development / Comics and SGM
This Vacation Week Take The Kids To A New Setting Disneyland N E PI W PS EE UE M/HS T Setting / Descriptive Map
Using SGM And ThemeMaker For Project-Based Learning N E PI W EE UE M/HS T Webquests / Tantalizing Adjectives, Webquest / SGM
You As A Character Are A Social Detective N PI EE UE Social Language / Narrative Development: SGM / You Are a Social Detective
Taking Paper Out Of The Story N E A/O W PS EE UE M/HS T Taking SGM PDFs to iPad
Put The Story On Stage With Puppet Pals N PI W PS EE UE T Story Components / Digital Storytelling
A Gift To A Character N PI W PS EE UE M/HS T Gift Wrap App / SGM Character Map
Halloween Surprise N E PI R PS EE Sequencing, Halloween
Storybird N E PI R W PS EE UE M/HS T Storybird / SGM App / Narrative, Expository
Maryellen Presenting At 7Th Annual Social Thinking Providers Conference — Free, The Worrywarts Lesson N PI R PS EE UE Social Communication / The Worrywarts
The Incredible Flexible You And Braidy Make A Great Pair N PI PS EE Braidy and The Incredible Flexible You, Vol. 1
Wrapping Up Better Hearing And Speech Month With Sound And Stories N E PI R EE UE M/HS T SGM App / ThemeMaker / Sound Uncovered App
SGM Summer Study Series N PI R W PS EE UE M/HS Social Emotions
Perspective Taking In Literature N PI R W PS EE UE M/HS Perspective Taking
Disney’s “Frozen” Story Grammar Marker Style N PI R EE UE M/HS Narrative / Critical Thinking Triangle
Owl Moon, A Winter Adventure With Narrative And Expository Text N E PI R W EE UE Narrative / Expository Text structures
Enjoy Using The Story Grammar Marker Materials For Traditional And Graphical Stories N E PI R W EE UE Winter / Narrative, Expository
Complete And Share SGM Story Maps Paperless With Google Drive N E PI R W PS EE UE M/HS T SGM App / Google Drive
Feelings, Perspective-Taking, Theory Of Mind, Empathy N PI R EE UE SGM Components / Retelling
Part 2 Feelings, Perspective-Taking, Theory Of Mind, Empathy And Mr. Hatch N PI R EE UE Perspective Taking / Feelings
Part 3 Feelings, Perspective-Taking, Theory Of Mind, Empathy And Mr. Hatch N E PI R EE UE Perspective / Kick-Off & Feelings / Compare-Contrast
Part 4, Feelings, Perspective-Taking, Theory of Mind, Empathy and Mr. Hatch N PI R UE Perspective Taking / Feelings
Getting The Story Of A Situation N PI R PS EE UE M/HS T SGM Elements / Social Situations
Ronald Morgan Goes To Bat N PI R W EE Narrative / Characterization
The Trumpet Of The Swan N PI UE Narrative / Characterization
Technology Tuesday — Vocabulary, Summer Programming and Story Grammar Marker N E PI R EE UE M/HS T Vocabulary / Narrative Skills
Character And Setting Collages For End Of Year And Summer School N PI PS EE Ue Character / Setting
Looking At Expository Discourse Across The Grade Levels E PS EE UE M/HS Article reference / dynamic assessment*
Our Cat Flossie N W EE Character Description
Earth Day With Winston Of Churchill, One Bear’s Battle Against Global Warming N E PI R EE UE Blending of Narrative/Expository texts and Earth Day
Exploring Action Sequences With Apps And The Common Core Standards N PI R W PS EE Apps for Teaching Action Sequence
Let The Setting Speak for Itself N E PI R W EE UE M/HS T Setting/Schemas / Blabberize App
Engaging Activities for Character Traits and Social Inference N PI EE UE M/HS T “Friend Files” / Using Tech for Character Traits
Article Title / Click On Title to Read Narrative Expository (information text) Argument/
Opinion
Peer Interaction Reading Writing Pre-School Early Elementary Upper Elementary Middle/ High School Technology Subject / Theme
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