Building Readers Toolkit of Planning Tools for Teachers by Tanya Bailey

Building Readers Toolkit of Planning Tools for Teachers

Building strong readers requires intentional planning for literacy instruction.  Use these tools to plan intentional reading instruction.

What's included?

How to Plan Readers' Workshop to Ignite Your Readers ALL YEAR LONG

Readers need many skills and strategies.  Mapping curriculum on a year plan model will help you stay focused and save you from overwhelm.

Mentor Text Considerations Tool

Use this planning tool to make sure you don't miss a thing when planning how you will use a mentor text within your instruction.

Shared Reading Planning Tools & Student Pages

Shared reading is just 10 minutes a day.  Use this planner and student pages to engage in texts WITH your students to co-create meaning.

Small Group Planning Template

Small group planning tool to organize thinking from the text selected for instruction to after reading response.

Year Planning Tool for Literacy Instruction

It's important to see the big picture across the school year.  Mapping skills and strategies on a year planning tool helps you keep focus.