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Seven Questions to Help You Prepare for Successful Summer School Reading Intervention

Literacy educators, what are your summer school plans?If your goal is to close the reading gap that widened during the 2020–21 school year, summer school is an opportunity to build competence, confidence, and independence in striving readers. This summer more than ever, we want to reach every reader and make each instructional minute count.

Feb 25, 2021  |  By Dawn Castilleja & Emily Cremidis
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SIPPS Teacher Spotlight: Genevieve Thomas on How SIPPS Acceleration Works in the Summer

Literacy educator Genevieve Thomas shares about implementing SIPPS (Systematic Instruction in Phonological Awareness, Phonics, and Sight Words) as a Tier 2 intervention for foundational reading skills and as a K–2 summer reading-intensive program.

Feb 23, 2021  |  By Megan Green
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What About Math? Fun Games to Build Math Skills During Remote Learning

What better time to have some fun with math? We are all currently looking for engaging activities students can do at home and thinking about how to make…

Apr 15, 2020  |  By Megan Green
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Summer 2019! A Time to Refresh and Prepare

Summer is upon us! It’s the time of year for educators to refresh! The time of year for educators to get out and enjoy the sun, vacations, family,…

Jun 13, 2019  |  By Gina Fugnitto
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Summer Reading

Reading opens the universe to children, so even if they stay close to home this summer, books can fire up their imaginations and take them far away. We…

Jun 3, 2019  |  By Valerie Fraser & Jennie McDonald
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Let the Kids Do the Thinking This Summer!

There is power in letting the kids do the thinking and the talking. A successful day for after-school leaders is when they go home rested and the kids…

May 13, 2019  |  By Megan Green
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