Carry Me, Mama - nonstandard units of measurement - measuring distance - tells the story of an Inuit girl walking progressively longer distances. She walks as far as one can throw a stone, then as far as the rabbits run, as far as the bear wanders, etc.
Do you have a workable system to help you organize your guided reading resources ready for small groups and one-on-one lessons? Genia Connell has written an insightful post on her reading groups over at Scholastic Teachers. I especially love the kidney-shaped table with paper cut to fit, it would be perfect for notes. Pop on over and have a look at her ideas including a video, photos, tips and a freebie. Link in comments. Emma - Clever Classroom