Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan

Pre-Reading Activities

Think-Puzzle-Explore

Chalk Talk

What is Guided Reading? (Thompson Time duotang insert)

Fall Activities

Circle of Viewpoints

Connecting Counting by 7s to Inquiry

- the yellow "Inquiry Topic Brainstorming" worksheet is used with this lesson. It was copied and given to all homeroom teachers but there is also a link within the PPpoint)

Note-taking strategies

Winter Activities

The Inside Story

What Makes You Say That?

Sketchnotes

- watch this variation on sketchnotes!

Spring Activities

This activity will help you reflect about the novel. There is also a bunch of good discussion questions from in the Visual Guide about the final chapters that will encourage reflection.

Chart-A-Conversation

Visual Guide

Use the Chapter Visual Guides as you begin reading.

There are discussion questions, images and videos that support the text to provide context for students.