It’s March and we can think of at least two reasons to be happy about it: First, we’re a mere 15 days away from spring. Second, March is National Reading Month!
To help you supplement your reading curriculum, we decided to look back over the last few months and pull out five of our most popular reading-related blogs. Here they are in no particular order:
Burying the Book Report: 5 More Book Report Alternatives
Let’s face it, there are only so many book reports a teacher can read in a lifetime; here are five alternatives.
I read it, but I don't understand it: 4 reading strategies that work
Learn about a collaborative reading strategy we gleaned from Janette Klingner, Sharon Vaughn, Alison Boardman and Elizabeth Swanson called “Click and Clunk.”
Teaching Reading Means Teaching Students to LOVE Reading
Most of us excel at something when we truly love it. Raw talent, natural inclination and drive help, but passion is an inextricable part of success. What if we applied this principal to teaching reading?
5 Tips for Creating an Effective Classroom Library
Early Literacy Education scholars suggest that the classroom library should literally be “the backbone of classroom activity.” Here are five strategies to consider as you design (or redesign) your classroom library.
Creating Avid Readers: 5 Reading Strategies for Parents & Teachers
There is a lot teachers can do to nurture a love of reading in their students, but we certainly can’t do it all. Here are five simple reading strategies for teachers and parents.
Happy National Reading Month!