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Not So Gradual Release

My students don’t understand what they are reading! As the K-3 literacy coach, I meet with each teacher two times a month for our coaching conversations. 810 more words

Gradual Release Of Responsibility

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Billy’s biggest wish is to turn a house into a sweet shop. But then he finds a giraffe, a pelly and a monkey living inside – they’re the Ladderless Window Cleaners! 38 more words

Planning for SGI (Guided Reading)

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I’ve got that nap time hustle going today.  Mentally, this is sort of a lengthy post, so cross your fingers that I can finish it before the little nuggets wake up.   522 more words


Focused Students or Interrupting Chickens?

Do you ever feel like you’re being interrupted more than you’re actually teaching? You’ve planned a great guided reading lesson but spend the majority of the time reminding students about what they’re supposed to be doing.   142 more words

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