Recently I’ve been thinking about how we can redesign a literacy block, particularly for students with special needs. I want the first half of the class to be as calm … Continue reading
Get kids reading books from their “lonely genres”.
A quick solution for keeping your highly motivating series books intact.
Tips to help ease the fear, stress, and panic that comes with taking an ELA test.
I’m beginning to rethink what I give out for holiday homework. What do you give for holiday homework?
Gloss notes are one way you can make frustration level texts more accessible to struggling readers in content classes.
In order to strengthen self-efficacy, I’m teaching kids to keep honesty journals about their reading or homework. Instead of reprimanding kids when they don’t get stuff done, I’d rather see … Continue reading
Tired of the think-pair-share or turn-and-talk?