Linda Quesnell

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The 11 Best Places for Free Typing Lessons for Kids and Adults

Free Typing Lessons for Kids and Adults<p>The 11 Best Free Keyboarding Lessons Online<p>Updated February 21, 2018<p>These free typing lessons will help you …

Understanding Fluency Tables for Progress Monitoring in Reading

Listening to a student read, even for a minute, can be one of the ways a teacher determines a student's ability to comprehend text through fluency. …

The Great and Powerful Graphic Organizer

Listen to this post as a podcast:<p>Sponsored by Write About and Peergrade<p><b>Some of our most powerful instructional tools have been</b> hanging around …

50 Quick Writing Prompts for Journals, Blogs, Fiction, and Essays

Are you stuck for something to write about? Maybe you're scratching your head trying to come up with a fresh idea for a personal essay—a narrative or …

An Introduction to Academic Writing

Students, professors, and researchers in every discipline use academic writing to convey ideas, make arguments, and engage in scholarly conversation. …

Humanities

How to Write a Solid Thesis Statement

A thesis statement provides the foundation for your entire research paper or essay. This statement is the central assertion that you want to express …

Natural Gas

I Knew Encouraging Oral Reading Fluency Was Important, But I Didn’t Realize It Was This Important….

I’ve known that helping students – both those proficient in English and English Language Learners – develop their oral reading fluency was important …

Language Learning

Sausage Cornbread Dressing with Green Chiles

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2 (8”) pans of cornbread, cubed<br>1 stick unsalted butter + more for buttering the pan<br>1 large yellow onion, finely chopped<br>2 celery ribs, …

Chocolate-Dipped Apples Are Way Better than Caramel Apples

It's October, which means you're probably going apple picking this weekend, right? And after you make the requisite apple crisp and apple dumplings, …

Dessert

An Appetizer So Good It Should Be Dinner

When you’re invited to a friend’s house for dinner, it’s impolite to gobble so many of the hors d’oeuvres that you have no room for the rest of the meal.<p>But the stuffed, roasted mini sweet peppers that my friend Meline Toumani made were so ridiculously tasty that I just didn’t have the will to …

Recipes

Our 15 Favorite Hummus Recipes

Hummus is a spreadable dip that is traditionally made from chickpeas. (In fact, hummus is the Arabic word for chickpea.) It's also one of the oldest …

14-Day Gluten-Free Meal Plan: 1,200 Calories

We've done the hard work of planning for you and mapped out 14 full days of meals and snacks that are free of gluten and gluten-containing …

29 Goat Cheese Recipes Because You Can Never Have Enough

Goat cheese (a.k.a. chèvre) may once have been an obscure option available only on gourmet cheese boards and in specialty grocery stores, but in a …

Eggplant Gratin

The beloved Melissa Clark needs no introduction, but if you've been living under a rock for the last decade and have missed her tantalizing creations …

Recipes