It's for a Literacy Nugget straight from the Literacy Treasure Chest.
Treasure tips are a tip, strategy, product or anything that will make your literacy teaching life easier and more productive.
Today's Treasure tip is....
Two Word Strategy
This strategy is taken right from Linda Hoyt's Revisit, Reflect, Retell: Strategies for Improving Reading Comprehension
If you do not have access to this resource from Linda Hoyt, you should look into locating it within your school district or through professional book retailers.
Linda Hoyt includes practical strategies to use with students while reading fiction and nonfiction. Her strategies are all easy to use and ready to go! Keep reading for ideas and inspiration AND the freebie download below.
Two Word Strategy can be used in a variety of ways. It's so easy and versatile to use right there on the spot!
When Do I Use It?
After a read aloud
During a content area unit of study
At the End of the Year Celebration
On the first day of school (at the end of the day)
As an exit slip
And...the possibilities are endless
How Do I Use It?
Have the handy little FREE printable on hand (see link below)
Use index cards
Use post it notes
Use Readers' Notebooks.
How Can I Use Two Word Strategy
Following are a few (of many) examples of how Linda Hoyt's Two Word Strategy has been used over the years. These are not the only ways to use this strategy, just a few to get your ideas flowing.
Don't forget to go grab this freebie download . Just click on the picture...
Until next time...