A way to organize your literature curriculum: Genres.... "Knowledge of different genres gives students useful schemata-frameworks for understanding born of prior knowledge and experience-for story types" (Lynch-Brown, Short, & Tomlinson, p. 247).
These beautiful Reading Genre Posters in chalkboard décor theme or in white classroom décor theme are PERFECT for your classroom! You will love having these Reading Genre Anchor Charts in your classroom on display!
Reading Genres Jeopardy style game show! Excellent practice for your 2nd to 5th Grade students. With 25 practice problems, in a game show setting, your students will get lots of review. This one was a teacher request and I'm loving how it turned out! Game Show categories include: What's My Genre?, Name It, Read or Re-Shelve?, Title Teaser, On the Cover $
Miller discusses the importance of students exploring and understanding different genres. This makes me think of the wide variety of books I want my students to be exposed to so they can discover what they are interested in.