Reading

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Mentor Text List for Common Core Reading

Disclaimer: There are affiliate links in this post. You don’t have to buy anything, but if you do, it helps this blog for no extra cost to you! Thanks for your support! When the Common Core State Standards went live, a lot of teachers were seriously...

A spin on the traditional book report: Book Mobiles

 Hi everyone! I wanted to share some of the amazing book report mobiles I received today from my talented students! My students were able to choose their own books, so they were super excited to share their books with the class. The students (and...

Boosting Reading Comprehension with Close Reading

I was one of the first people to jump on the “Close Reading” bandwagon, after seeing this video about quality reading instruction. I’ve been really excited to see that other teachers are beginning to blog about it and share their...