Kelly Gallagher’s books were first suggested to me as a first year teacher. I’ve only had the chance to really… Read more Educator Book Review: Deeper Reading by Kelly Gallagher
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When I tell my students that we’re starting a poetry unit, I give them thirty seconds to groan and complain… Read more Writing Slam Poetry Can Make Reading More Fun
Things seem to become difficult towards the end of the year. There are so many things going on with holidays,… Read more Sometimes It Just Takes Persistence
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Yes, there are different types of readers. As a teacher I hear students every day say that they hate reading.… Read more What Kind of Reader Am I?
You’re reading more and you’re starting to enjoy it a little. Or maybe your child isn’t resisting the time you… Read more How Can I Improve My Reading Without Reading?
Reading comprehension is a multi-step process. Let’s begin with the idea that we already understand all of the sounds that… Read more What Can I Do To Improve Reading Comprehension?