Successful Early Readers have a toolbox of strategies that they fall back on when encountering challenging text. Here are a few strategies I used in the classroom and at home with my daughter. These are widely used in primary classrooms, so there’s a good change your school-aged child has heard one or more before. Get… Continue reading Reading Strategies for Beginner Readers
Help empower your child to be able to make his or her own reading selections for independent reading.
I wrote the lyrics to this Moon song to use in my school presentations to pre-school and primary-aged children. It’s to the tune of “Three Blind Mice”. See The Moon See the Moon, in the sky! There it is, way up high! It’s there in the sky both night and day. As it orbits the Earth,… Continue reading Moon Song
Now a Storytime from Space Official Selection “Gorgeous silhouettes against a deep blue, star-spangled sky follow the girl, clad in boots and a dress and sporting a pageboy cut, as she visits the Eiffel Tower, the Trans-Siberian Railway, the Serengeti, the Great Wall of China, the Taj Mahal, Sequoia National Park, the Great Barrier Reef, the… Continue reading Schedule a Reading of A Moon of My Own for Your School
Looking for ways to incorporate this year’s Read Across America book, “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!” into your lessons this March 2nd? I’ve compiled a list of 5 great lessons for you! (A description of each lesson and links to them are located under the name of the providing site/blog) 1. Elementary Shenanigans “After reading Oh… Continue reading 5 “Oh, the Places You’ll Go” Lessons (pre-k to high school)