Establishing Routines
  • where to sit during reading time
  • how to give a book talk
  • how to be a good listener in a share session
  • what is an appropriate noise level during reading time
  • what to do when you finish a book
  • what kinds of questions to ask during a share session
  • running a small group share session
  • self-evaluation
  • getting ready for a conference
  • how to have a peer conference
  • where to sit during mini-lessons
  • taking care of books
  • keeping track of books read
  • rules of the workshop
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Creating expectations both for the students and the teacher


Some great advice on classroom management from Beth Newingham
http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/article/classroom-management-reading-workshop

Some great anchor chart ideas for establishing routines
http://www.jmeacham.com/anchorcharts.ROUTINES.PROCEDURES.EXPECTATINOS.htm

Wow - an amazing array of terrific anchor charts about all parts of Readers and Writers Workshop!!
http://www.jmeacham.com/anchorcharts.COMMUNICATION.ARTS.htm