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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
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 R 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/O 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/O 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
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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
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Peer Interaction Reading Writing Pre-School Early Elementary Upper Elementary Middle/ High School Technology Subject / Theme

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