Teaching young children to read is no easy feat, especially if you work with struggling readers. Shared reading offers an answer in the search for strategies and activities that boost comprehension, word attack skills, and balanced literacy development.
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Free Reading Programs on iPad and Tablets for kids continuously offer free books for kids (monthly, weekly, daily). Some also have audio books. Available on mobile devices, like iPhone iPad Android, and computers. Wonderful resource for children literacy
A Grade Teacher and Reading Specialist share their ideas about technology, teaching, the Common Core and so much more! We love sharing engaging ideas we use to help our elementary students excel in literacy, math and more!
Sight Word Poems for Shared Reading, Literacy Stations, and Independent Practice Set 1 My kinders have to master 81 sight words, so I created this set of 14 poems that focus on 24 different sight words to help them master more than one word each week.
Use this Reading Strategy Friends poster set with I Can Statements, bookmarks, goal cards, brag tags and reading trackers to encourage your young readers to decode, not guess! Perfect for Guided Reading, Reader's Workshop, Daily 5 centers for your literacy program.
Balanced Literacy for Primary: PowerPoint Presentation - Back to School
$ ★ Balanced Literacy for the Primary Grades with Back To School Activities ★ This 30 slide PowerPoint Balanced Literacy presentation describes all of the components I use to provide young learners with an effective balanced literacy program. Before you head back to school, see if you'd like to incorporate any of these ideas into your literacy block as back to school activities. ★ I have described all of the components that I always include in my classroom during my many years of…