If you didn't start out your year (all grade levels) discussing bucket filling, go back. it's not too late! For great anchor chart activity to go with the book: Have You Filled a Bucket Today? Teach your students compassion and empathy.
Row your Boat oa/ow anchor chart. This is a nice visual for students to see that same sounds can be spelled differently. Distinguish between similarly spelled words by identifying the sounds of the letters that differ.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. Use collective nouns (e. Kids could make these to differentiate types of nouns ( common, proper, possessive)