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Environmental Print in the Classroom: Meaningful Connections for Learning to Read

Grades   K – 2  |  Professional Library

Environmental Print in the Classroom: Meaningful Connections for Learning to Read

Learn the many ways you can use environmental print as an instructional tool in your preschool and primary classrooms.

 

Being and Becoming: Multilingual Writers’ Practices

Grades   K – 8  |  Professional Library

Being and Becoming: Multilingual Writers’ Practices

This study examines the writing practices taken on and negotiated by multilingual class members within two multiage elementary classrooms.

 

Ideas Plus: Book 14

Grades   7 – 12  |  Professional Library

Ideas Plus: Book 14

This volume offers 30 fresh ideas for prewriting, writing, literature, and exploration.

 

Cold Plums and the Old Men in the Water: Let Children Read and Write "Great" Poetry

Grades   3 – 8  |  Professional Library

Cold Plums and the Old Men in the Water: Let Children Read and Write "Great" Poetry

The author of this article advocates using "great" poetry with children, and providing the link between the reading and writing of poetry.

 

Ten Important Words Plus: A Strategy for Building Word Knowledge

Grades   3 – 12  |  Professional Library

Ten Important Words Plus: A Strategy for Building Word Knowledge

The strategy presented in this article can be used to build and enrich students' understanding of words in any subject area.