Tags » Literacy » Page 2

How to Make Christmas Biscuits

This week we’ve brought together our English and Maths skills to write instructions about how to make Christmas biscuits! We watched a demonstration and then made notes. 44 more words

DARE at the International Media Education Summit in Prague

(A version of this post is also on the Children’s Media Foundation Research Blog, here)

Last month members of the DARE collaborative attended the CEMP – organised International Media Education Summit in Prague… 1,194 more words

Arts

THE ABRACADABRA of LITERARY DEVICES...

…in THE MAGIC OF THE” SECOND READING” post.

The predominant literary device in one of my previous post is a very special one. Some will say it’s paradox, but those will have to check their knowledge again! 257 more words

Education

Average Joes donate dozens of children's books to promote literacy

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – Two young African American men are giving the gift of reading to some inner city school-aged children. The local barber and social worker are planning to hand-deliver dozens of children’s books to students at Joseph A. 370 more words

News

A Reading Star is Born

David Lewis is a first-year Reading Corps tutor from Thornton, CO. He is serving at Tarver Elementary in Adams 12 Five Star Schools and enjoys reading, writing, and cliff diving at Casa Bonita.  981 more words

AmeriCorps

Sing, Talk, Play, and Read...in less than an hour

Singing, talking, playing, and reading. It can be done in less than one hour. I promise. And I’m going to tell you how.

Step 1: Visit your Stark County District Library location and attend storytime. 511 more words

Family Time

Car Travel - reading activities.

My latest article in the Gippslander magazine. This can be viewed online in the link below or you can read the article here. Enjoy, and safe travels. 400 more words

#parenting