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6 Scaffolding Strategies to Use With Your Students

Simply put, scaffolding is what you do first with kids—for those students who are still struggling, you may need to differentiate by modifying an …

Pedagogy

The Benefits of Nursery Rhymes on Preschool Development

If you’re the parent of a toddler or preschooler, then you probably learned early on that you can’t easily escape nursery rhymes. These ditties seem …

Kids

19 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Activities (Literacy Rich)

Did you know that The Very Hungry Caterpillar has it’s very own dedicated day of the year? Yes, it’s March 20th. It seems like the perfect day since …

Guided Reading Toolkit Landing Page

• <b>L</b><b>esson plan templates</b>• <b><br>Schedule ideas</b>• <b><br>Strategy menus</b>• <b><br>Phonics activities</b>• <b><br>Vocabulary activities</b>, and more!

Vocabulary

16 Hands On Phonics Games for the Classroom

Phonemic awareness isn’t taught in a day! Constant consolidation of children’s phonemic awareness is crucial, especially in the early years. For more …

Teaching

6 Alternatives to Reading Logs by @shfarnsworth - Teacher Tech

<b>Guest blog post by Shaelynn Farnsworth</b><p>Let’s face it, reading logs are typically not accurate in time read or books finished. From forged signatures …

Supporting ELLs in Writing Workshop

English Language Learners benefit greatly from the structure of <b>Writing Workshop</b>. However, there are a some small tweaks we can make as teachers to</i> …

Writing

Disciplinary Literacy: A Shift That Makes Sense

Literacy in Every Classroom<br>February 23, 2017 | Volume <b>12</b> | Issue <b>12</b> <b><br>Table of Contents</b> <b></b><p>Share |<p>Disciplinary Literacy: A Shift That Makes Sense<p>ReLeah …

I Own the Racecourse

<b>Connecting to prior knowledge</b><p>Organise students into pairs and ask each pair to share a picture book that highlights friendship (for example, <i>Pearl</i> …

Teaching

50 of the Best Rhyming Books for Kids

Here are the absolute best rhyming books for kids from babies up to 7 years old. Rhyming books for kids are so important for the development of early …

Teaching and learning through children’s literature

By Robyn English<p>The ultimate aim of all teaching of literature should be to instil in children a love of stories and reading. Sadly, many students …

My Grandmother’s Lingo

Over the next <i>10 minutes</i>, you'll <i>speak</i> one of the <i>oldest languages</i> in the world.<p>Each word you learn unlocks a new chapter.<p>Put on your <i>headphones</i> and get …

Evaluating Information: The Cornerstone of Civic Online Reasoning

Over the last year and a half, the Stanford History Education Group has prototyped, feld<br>tested, and validated a bank of assessments that tap civic …

The art of storytelling | Pixar in a Box | Partner content

If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources on our website.<p>If you're behind a web filter, please make …

Why Reading Aloud to Older Children Is Valuable

“The first reason to read aloud to older kids is to consider the fact that a child’s reading level doesn’t catch up to his listening level until …

Why children’s books that teach diversity are more important than ever

If you think back to your childhood, what sticks with you? For many people, it’s those cosy times when they were cuddled up with a parent or …

World Read Aloud Day

In the age of robots, our schools are teaching children to be redundant | George Monbiot

A regime of cramming and testing is crushing young people’s instinct to learn and destroying their future<p>In the future, if you want a job, you must be as unlike a machine as possible: creative, critical and socially skilled. So why are children being taught to behave like machines?<p>Children learn …

Social Issues

Letters

Year 3 students from Cloncurry State School have written a persuasive paragraph on the imaginative topic ‘Cloncurry should get a water park’.<p>Here are …

Gertrude Jekyll Garden Feature Page on Undiscovered Scotland

Lindisfarne Castle dominates eastern views from many parts of the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, and more distant views from a wide swathe of coastal …

Jameson Distillery Midleton, Co.Cork

For over 200 years we called Dublin home, but in 1975 we moved our ever expanding operation to the green expanses of Midleton, Co. Cork. The big move …

Stocks

Whipple Museum of the History of Science

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Homepage

Bank House is a unique Grade II * Georgian town house hotel, set on the quayside, in the heart of the historic and business areas of King’s Lynn, and …

Homemade

The Orchard Tea Garden - Tea Room/Coffee Shop in Cambridge, South Cambridgeshire

tea room

Welcome

Saturday 16 June 2018, 10am – 4pm | Figure Making<br>Sunday 17 June 2018, 10am – 4pm | Figure Making, Casting and Prestige Painting

Catholic University Chapel

<b>You are most welcome to the Website of the Honan Chapel.</b><p>The Honan Chapel, is a Roman Catholic Church, and was opened in 1916.<p>It is a shining jewel of …

The Old Pier | Luxury Accommodation Dingle Peninsula at the Old Pier B&B

Bed & Breakfast and Holiday Homes, Dingle<p>Fáilte go dtí an Seanna Ché – Welcome to the Old Pier<p>Other Voices Festival & Christmas 2017 B&B Special …

Ireland