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Launch Young Readers into Literacy Through Shared Reading (Grades K and 1)

Without a doubt, Shared Reading is one of my favorite parts of the literacy teaching day! Can something so fun and interactive be powerful in supporting young students…

Oct 10, 2019  |  By Ann Stewart
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Preparing for Being a Reader Small-group Reading Instruction in Sets 6–12

Congratulations! You have completed the early weeks of instruction. You and your students have established a classroom community where students feel safe and connected, and your students are…

Oct 9, 2019  |  By Lenora Forsythe
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Preparing for Being a Reader Small-group Reading Instruction in Sets 1-5

Congratulations! You have completed the early weeks of instruction. You and your students have established a classroom community where students feel safe and connected, and your students are…

Oct 9, 2019  |  By Lenora Forsythe
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SIPPS Plus for High School Students: The Critical Elements for Growth and Success

I sidled up next to a high school student and casually asked my trademark question, “What are you reading and loving?” He barely glanced up from the paper…

Oct 8, 2019  |  By Jennifer McMahon
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Considerations for Facilitating the Read-aloud Lesson in Making Meaning Part 2 of 3

Note to reader: This is Part Two of a three-part series; you can read Part One here. In this blog I share my revised thinking from “Is Calling…

Oct 7, 2019  |  By Kathy King-Dickman
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Preparing for Instruction in Small-group Reading Sets 13-15 in Grades 3-6

Congratulations! You have completed the early weeks of instruction. You and your students have established a classroom community where students feel safe and connected, and your students are…

Sep 26, 2019  |  By Gina Fugnitto
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