Find and share strategies for helping students read for knowledge, write coherently, and think critically about the written word.
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- Reading lessons can involve more than just our eyes and ears. Here’s how you can promote reading skills using all five senses.2.5k
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- The number one concern that I hear from educators is lack of time, particularly lack of instructional time with students. Although we can't entirely solve the time problem, we can mitigate it by carefully analyzing our use of class time.116.7k
- Research shows that some popular activities for reading instruction don’t actually result in more fluent readers—so we rounded up the most classroom-worthy ones.5.3k
- These strategies can help students who are able to decode well but have difficulty understanding what they read—and they’re beneficial for all students.25.6k