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8 Banned Books That You Must Read

These incredible banned books existed from the time of their occurrence and if you look at your book shelf, you will surely find some that for one …

Literature

Blooming Twig

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6 Books You Never Knew Were Banned

You guys know what week it is? It’s not just the last week in September, it’s also Banned Books Week! Since 1990, the American Library Association’s …

Books

10 Grammar Mistakes Even Smart People Make

It's topic that worries lots of people. Inc. columnist Jeff Haden recently pointed out "30 Incorrectly Used Words That Can Make You Look Bad,"which readers shared more than 75,000 times on social networks. Here are 10 more to add to the list.<p>These are not words. "Regardless" and "thaw" are …

18 Common Words That You Should Replace in Your Writing

Here are 18 tired, common words every writer needs to avoid using, plus tips on how to replace common words with gripping, more descriptive synonyms.

Writing

11 Alternatives to "Round Robin" (and "Popcorn") Reading

Facts About Round Robin Reading<p>In RRR, students read orally from a common text, one child after another, while the rest of the class follows along in …

Teaching

A Brilliant Resource For Students Who Think They Hate Writing

<b>A Brilliant Resource For Students Who Think They Hate Writing</b><b>By Ken Haynes</b>, BoomWriter Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer<i>Ed note: The title is</i> …

The best bits of writing are not writing

That seems like a really odd statement to make. The best bits of writing are not writing? What on earth do I mean by that? Have I finally gone …

How to Defeat Your Perfectionism in Writing

by Ruthanne ReidWe have an important topic to discuss today: the dangers of perfectionism in writing.I know that being a perfectionist has its perks. …

Douglas Todd: We must talk about what we read

Print<p>Related<p>Is it becoming harder to raise a reader?<p>Encouraging people to become lifelong readers requires more than sharing bedtime stories with …

What Administrators Can Do to Promote a Reading Culture

Dear administrators,I have been pleading with teachers for a few years to please help students become passionate readers. I have given as many ideas …

Reading Teaching in Schools Can Kill a Love for Books

Reading instruction in the classroom is a key concern for all teachers and there are many ways to go about it. However, is our determination to …

Everything Teachers Need to Know about Close Reading

<b>1- Text-Dependent Questions, Grades K-5: Pathways to Close and Critical Reading (Corwin Literacy), by Douglas B. Fisher (Author), Nancy Frey</b> …

Students Love Grammar! So Why Do Teachers Hate It?

Pop-out player<p><i>Today we have a special guest. Betty Azar is the most successful writer of grammar textbooks in the world. Generations of English</i> …

How Many Drafts Must a Writer Draft?

<i>I’m pretty sure you’re supposed to be writing right now.</i><i>How many drafts must a writer draft</i><i>Before you call it a book?</i><i>How many times must you read the</i> …