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Speed Work in the Reading Classroom

Yesterday, I went on a beautiful fall walk with a friend who happens to be a personal trainer. I told her I like to jog slowly. 1,013 more words


Using Graded Texts across the Curriculum

Along with our newest feature, downloadable, graded texts, we’ve been doing some research on extensive reading, and it turns out that in many programs, fluency reading is an ESOL underdog. 1,390 more words


Introducing Graded Texts And Five Ways to Use them

If reading exists on a continuum, then intensive reading occupies the end where students work heavily on reading skills. Intensive lessons generally include much frontloading in the form of vocabulary work and schema building. 1,432 more words


Plotlands Map 2.0

Following a long hiatus I have finally found time to resume work on the mapping of UK plotlander sites and have now published an interactive map… 226 more words

Housing an Anarchist Approach - Colin Ward

Collection of essays on housing and the built environment from 20th century British anarchist and town planner, Colin Ward. First published by Freedom Press 1976 in London. 229 more words

Gardening Group 22 March 2017

Morcott Gardening Group is meeting at Windmill View (the Teasdales’ house) on Wednesday 22 March, at 7.30pm. Colin Ward from Swines Meadow Farm Nursery in Market Deeping will be sharing his passion for rare and exotic plants, and the story of Swines Meadow Farm. 36 more words

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#Anarchism Colin Ward: Temporary Autonomous Zones

On Januar 11th we reblogged “Temporary Autonomous Zones” by Hakim Bey. Today we reblog a text about the book by Colin Ward.

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