Reading Strategies for Beginner Readers

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

Schedule a Reading of A Moon of My Own for Your School

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

5 “Oh, the Places You’ll Go” Lessons (pre-k to high 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)