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Reading Games and Activities

Reading Games and Activities<br>to Motivate Your Child<p>When your child is just starting to read, progress can be slow and painful. Early readers stop …

Motivation

Professional Development Webcasts<p>Listen, watch, and learn from top experts in these engaging roundtable discussions. Each webcast features a …

Motivation

Student Motivation and Engagement in Literacy Learning | Adolescent Literacy Topics A-Z

<b>Some teachers think that motivational activities must entertain students and therefore create fun activities that are not necessarily focused on</b> …

Motivate Your Students to Read at Home

Launching Literacy Stations

Reader's Theater: Giving Students a Reason to Read Aloud

What is reader's theater? It's a way to involve students in reading aloud. In reader's theater, students "perform" by reading scripts created from …

Teaching

Creating a Classroom Library

Getting started<p>Mark the books<p>I highly suggest labeling the books as coming from your library. I use a stamp, but you can also just write your name on …

Books

Simple Practices to Nurture the Motivation to Read

Research confirms that student motivation is a key factor in successful reading. In Nurturing the Motivation to Read, we examined the current …

Teaching

Reading Motivation: What the Research Says

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Hooking Struggling Readers: Using Books They Can and Want to Read

Find effective high interest, low vocabulary books<p>The term "high interest, low vocabulary" is often used to describe books for struggling middle …

Writing

What Is Readers Theater

Readers Theater is an integrated approach for involving students in reading, writing, listening, and speaking activities. It involves children …

Teaching

13 Ideas for How Parents Can Encourage Summer Reading l Dr. Kimberly's Literacy Blog

Summer break is almost here. Your child probably has a countdown posted on the refrigerator or hidden in their notebook.<p>During the past school year, …

Ten Ways to Cultivate a Love of Reading in Students

As a teacher, I was obsessed with cultivating a love of reading in my students. I love to read, loved it as a kid too. I'm equally compelled to …

How to Motivate Students to Love Reading

As teachers, we are always looking for ways to learn <b>how to motivate students</b> to love reading. We all know the rewards of reading are immense; aside …

Teaching

21 Simple Ideas To Improve Student Motivation

<b>21 Simple Ideas To Improve Student Motivation</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>The best lessons, books, and materials in the world won’t get students excited about …

Teaching

25 Ideas to Motivate Young Readers

<b>The folks at the BOOK-IT! Program have given permission for Education World to reprint 25 great ideas from teachers -- ideas that are sure to get</b> …

Find Books

<b>Discover the perfect books for the kids and teens in your life!</b><p>The Children’s Book Council works annually on reading lists and round-ups to help …

Resolution on the Importance of a Print-Rich Classroom Environment

<b>1997 NCTE Annual Business Meeting in Detroit, Michigan</b><p>Background<p>There is general agreement among English language arts educators that a rich literate …