Friday, October 12, 2012

Point of View

The new Common Core standards are quite challenging when it comes to teaching point of view. I haven't had to teach the difference between first and third person point of view to fourth and fifth graders before. After reading a story and determining its point of view together, we have been adding it to this poster in our room.
These are books the 5th graders have read so far
We've also started ELA notebooking and I'm finding that very exciting. I will take some pictures of our notebooks and put together a post about that. One page in our notebook matches the point of view poster above. Christine


  1. I've recently found your blog and as a 5th grade parent I'm finding your posts very informational so thank you for sharing. Quick question on the above post, what is ELA notebooking?

  2. I have a pinterest board on it:

  3. We are just diving into this as well! Thanks for sharing