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Text Features/Non-Fiction/Reading Comprehension

This ThingLink includes resources to teach students how to use text features when reading non-fiction.
Included in this resource are:

  • videos that explain and describe different text features…
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Books to Celebrate and Teach about Adoption

National Adoption Day this November 22 and National Adoption Month this November afford a time to share experiences and reflect on families. Whether you have students who have been adopted or are part of a family considering adopting a child into your home, all children can benefit from learning about adoption. 443 more words


Not Censored

An adult student shared with me the other day the existence of a website that features racist jokes! Now I am a believer in Freedom of Speech, and the need to not censor material- to put one’s effort instead towards educating people about the difference between funny and mean.   602 more words


Topical Tuesdays

Save the date: A Costa Rican abroad encounters social calendars

From TicoTimes.net

Ahh, the Costa Rican: so shy, so retiring, so antisocial.

There can be major adaptations in a minor… 935 more words


Berlin celebrates the fall of the wall

On 9th November Germany celebrated the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall with a memorial service to remember the people who died trying to climb over the wall and a huge party in the centre of Berlin. 542 more words


Reading for Pleasure as a Means of Improving Reading Comprehension SkillsPre

Abdulla, S., Rahim, P. R. M. A., Setia, R., Mohamad, R., Ghazali, N., Sabapathy, E., Nair, G. K. S., Muniandy, M. K., Theethappan, R., Hassan W. 335 more words