The goals of good writing instruction for students with disabilities are the same as those for all students. All students need to develop their knowledge about the purposes and forms of writing, basic writing skills, strategies for planning and evaluating their work, and motivation.
Encouraging Independent Reading in Summertime -- or Any Time No matter what their ages, children benefit from independent reading. Join the Literacy Ambassador, Cathy Puett Miller, as she walks you through a practical, easy-to-implement strategy for sending students off into the world of independent reading with a goal and a plan.
A step-by-step week independent reading plan for students in grades Building a Better Classroom Library Build vocabulary, fluency, comprehension, and research skills with a single tool -- an effective, engaging, irresistible classroom library. Cathy Puett Miller focuses on that often-neglected area of the classroom, as she explains how to give your classroom library new life and make it work for your curriculum and your content goals.
New Ways to Use Read Alouds to Complement Content Learning Whether teaching elementary, middle, or high school, read alouds connect students to content, peak student interest, and provide information. Hear how two experienced educators use read alouds to meet the challenges of differentiating instruction, expanding student learning, and addressing curriculum.
Read aloud tips from the Literacy Ambassador. The new year is a time of reflection and a time to set new goals for your students and yourself. Think outside the box to identify resources that can make the difference between success and failure for struggling readers in your classroom."Reading, Writing, and Talk offers us a great opportunity to explore pedagogical strategies that are diverse and inclusive.
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Make reading fun with these cool and creative 2nd grade reading games and activities! 2nd graders can practice synonyms, antonyms, reading comprehension, story writing, and more with these innovative 2nd grade reading activities and 2nd grade reading .
Use graph paper to help space letters and numbers in math; Reading Rockets is a national multimedia project that offers a wealth of research-based reading strategies, lessons, and activities designed to help young children learn how to read and read better.
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At Scholastic, we believe that the development of robust literacy skills is at the very heart of empowering children to thrive in school and in life. As the Superintendent, I invite you to explore our site to learn about the numerous opportunities and services we provide to over students learning and growing in Etowah County Schools.