Find and share strategies for helping students read for knowledge, write coherently, and think critically about the written word.
- Pairing little kids with big ones to read together builds more than literacy skills; it fosters relationships that benefit everyone involved.
- By acting out their own stories, young children develop a deeper understanding of character, setting, and language.
- Some schools are changing the way they teach reading—based on research that shows background knowledge is more critical to comprehension than general skills like ‘finding the main idea.’
- Teacher-tested ideas to keep reading homework from feeling like a chore.
- While there's not a lot of research on dysgraphia yet, there are a few signs you should look out for, and some evidence-based tactics to help kids with the writing condition.