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Strategies to Encourage Summer Reading

Summer. The word alone conjures images of the pool, beach, sand, sun, relaxing with a good book…

Unfortunately, summer break often means a vacation from reading for many students.

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Kent ISD

Vocabulary: bountiful, not barbarous.

Quickly skim read the following:

“I am persuaded that this is a righteous judgement of God on these barbarous wretches, who have imbrued their hands with so much innocent blood; and that it will tend to prevent the effusion of blood for the future, which are satisfactory grounds for such action which cannot otherwise but work remorse and regret.” 944 more words


The Only Thing Between Me and Tragedy: Day 2

Tess of the D’Urbervilles
Thomas Hardy

If an offense come out of the truth, better is it that the offense come than that the truth be concealed. 1,272 more words


More sketches of an innovation

In the previous post, I introduced a graphical overview of innovation’s inner workings, embedded in a circle of useful knowledge that innovation draws from, and contributes to. 828 more words


Farewell, Mary Rose

Welcome back to our newsroom. We have finally published our reports on the sinking of the Mary Rose. Henry VIII was crestfallen as he watched his prized vessel capsize, he told witnesses at the scene. 20 more words


Makerspace on the Road: Beginning English and Origami

When I was younger, I think around elementary school, my friends and I would make these origami things for our fingers – we called them fortune tellers. 958 more words


Australian Journal Of Language And Literacy Online Game

Australian journal of language and literacy online game

Find government information about literacy and numeracy Celebrates the progress Australian Provides language, literacy and numeracy Welcome to Literacy Online helping primary and secondary teachers develop teaching and learning programmes based on the literacy needs of their learners. 322 more words