Why should you start teaching text annotation skills today? Learn 13 reasons to dive right in with teaching text annotation skills as part of your close reading strategies.
Teaching response to reading, whether written or verbal, can be simplified if you use these simple reading response ideas as part of your strategy.
Starting literature circles in your classroom can seem overwhelming. Check out this blog post that includes 6 tips for getting started with literature circles. Learn more about this valuable addition to a classroom reading program.
Close reading is one of the most valuable skills a student can learn. Earlier this month I started teaching close…
Learn how to engage your students in environmental awareness and the purpose of Earth Day. These 6 easy ideas for Earth Day activities provide a great springboard for your students to take action.