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I am scared of Reading Comprehension in GMAT/ GRE.

Hating READING COMPREHENSION won’t help. Do something about it. Do something systematically. The first step is LEARNING TO READ. If you find yourself really weak in reading, trust me there is no short cut for attempting RC Questions. 290 more words

'Background information' is a key reading skill

In an interview with Deseret News, cognitive scientist Daniel Willingham elaborates on the importance of background information in the development of reading comprehension skills. 389 more words

K-12 Education

Les nouvelles - 23-27 mars, 2015

I can be reached at lisa_noble@kprdsb.ca. I’m @nobleknits2 on Twitter, and our class hashtag is #laclasseaqm.

I’m Madame Noble, and I teach Core French to students in Grade 5-8. 587 more words

Teach Your Kids That the News Is No Snooze!



Reading news articles at a young age is a great way for your child to engage with the world around them. We use several different news sources that are JUST for kids: 310 more words

Music Through Social Awareness....2015

Later this week I will begin my social awareness music unit again, but much altered from years past.  I have to shorten the unit due to 2 weeks of snow days and the 16 days of PARCC testing.  404 more words


Teaching Kids to Think like an Author

Once children are actively reading, the next critical step is getting them to understand the author’s role in a book.

After we read a book, it is always interesting to hear my students answer the question, “Why do you think this author wrote this book?” 332 more words