I previously wrote about helping students to read at home. But...what happens during a school vacation? They just don't have that stability and schedule. Making a reading plan for break will help students be successful! Want to watch or listen to this information? Check out my YouTube video … [Read more...] about Making a Reading Plan for Break
Reading at Home
In school, we all have a fairly structured reading time. A time when students know when they should be reading, what they should be reading and where they should be reading. But, what happens when they get home? That structure isn't always there. Students may struggle with how … [Read more...] about Teaching Students HOW to Read at Home
A few weeks back, I shared a blog post all about how to build a classroom library on a budget. In this post, I want to dive deep into one of those tips. I am going to share how to get more out of Scholastic book orders. Did you know? You can watch or listen to this information on my YouTube … [Read more...] about Get More Out of Scholastic Book Orders!
Each day, I've been putting together a daily schedule of Live Read-Alouds from authors, illustrators and celebrities. I've had many requests to create clickable links that teachers could share with families. Here it is! *some of these live read-alouds are only available for short amount of … [Read more...] about Live Read-Alouds for Distance Learning
The read aloud is such a powerful tool for both children and adults. Sharing a book is such a positive way to bring people together. What if we don't have access to a book, though? To help you out, I've created a collection of picture book read aloud videos that can be used both in and out of the … [Read more...] about Read Aloud Videos of Picture Books
It's that time of year! As we enter into parent teacher conference season, it's important for us to share our students' reading information with parents. However, it can be really overwhelming when we start talking about fluency and reading levels. We hand them parent teacher conference forms, … [Read more...] about Parent Teacher Conference Forms for Reading