Reading Without Limits

Maddie Witter

Teaching Fluency for Older Readers

There is a much needed place for more oral fluency instruction in secondary schools.

February 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Using Picture Books to Teach Fluency for All Ages

Put a new spin on your fluency lessons with an end of unit project where students read aloud picture books to the class.

February 7, 2013 · 3 Comments

The Literacy Cookbook

Have you seen this new literacy resource?

February 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lifelong Learning

I wanted to share top ways to engage your readers that I stumbled upon this week.

January 21, 2013 · 2 Comments

Use Picture Books in High School

Picture books are an excellent resource in high school classrooms.

January 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lifelong Learning

This week I was inspired by great teaching. See how reading to dogs, telling a story, sleeping on the school roof, graphic novels, a single sentence, and three ratios will help you become a better educator.

January 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

How to Leverage Volunteers to Have the Highest Impact For Struggling Readers

Are you lucky enough to have volunteers or tutors who want to help your kids in your school? Here’s a must have strategy they should be doing that will help make significant achievement for your readers.

January 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hooray for Graphic Novels

How many graphic novels do you have in your classroom library?

January 6, 2013 · 1 Comment

What Does Close Reading Look Like in Fourth Grade?

Shared reading can be daunting.  How should you structure it?  In Reading Without Limits I share a few ideas for ways you can organize a shared and close reading section. … Continue reading

December 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Picture Books in High School

Do you think picture books are too “baby-ish” for high school students?

December 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

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