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But what *is* guided reading?

I don’t think I’ve ever done Guided Reading ‘properly’.  I’m pretty sure that I’ve helped children to become better readers but there’s always room for pedagogical improvement.  555 more words

Deliberate Practice

8 Strategies For Educators To Explain Lexile and Invest Stakeholders

What happens when there is a lack of or break down in communication between stakeholders about the tools used to assess children’s reading? One bookseller shared her… 1,145 more words

Educator Resources

I Read 140 Characters, But Didn't Read the Facts

Bungie is still cool, but not as cool as I thought.  When I wrote that blog post I even put the quote in bigger text, but somehow missed the (now bolded and underlined) keyword: 122 more words

Video Games

How to improve reading comprehension

5 tips to improve reading comprehension

The ability to understand and remember reading material is important for success in school and everyday life. This is especially true for students with learning disabilities in reading, and language comprehension.

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Topical Tuesdays

High-tech backpacks key to saving baby sloths

From TicoTimes.net
A sloth wearing a daily diary climbs a tree near Cahuita in the Costa Rican Caribbean region. 755 more words

Read it a second time. Really.

Reading comprehension is one of my strengths. I was always good at it (and listening comprehension) at school, even in foreign languages I was otherwise not good at. 250 more words