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learning during read-alouds: improving fluency
August 13, 2013 16 comments

learning during read-alouds: improving fluency

This is a re-post of a November 16, 2011 post ...

reading, reciting, and memorizing poems
August 7, 2013 No Comment

reading, reciting, and memorizing poems

    For our tabletop surprise today, we rocked some ...

top 10 ways to talk to kids about books
June 7, 2013 No Comment

top 10 ways to talk to kids about books

Sometimes it’s all we can do to just read with ...

high-interest reading: the skylanders book series
May 26, 2013 9 comments

high-interest reading: the skylanders book series

    My boy loves his Skylanders. So much so ...

how to help your child remember what he reads
May 20, 2013 2 comments

how to help your child remember what he reads

Some children are able to easily read the words on ...

nursery rhymes: powerful poems for fluency and more
April 21, 2013 3 comments

nursery rhymes: powerful poems for fluency and more

April is National Poetry Month! Did you know that? It ...

read across america week: resources GALORE!
February 25, 2013 1 comment

read across america week: resources GALORE!

One of the reading and literacy world’s biggest months is ...

how to make silent reading more meaningful
January 16, 2013 15 comments

how to make silent reading more meaningful

Silent reading can–and should–be a meaningful, rich, awesome experience for ...

develop strong reading skills early: skimming vs reading
October 17, 2012 14 comments

develop strong reading skills early: skimming vs reading

I realized something recently that I should have noticed way ...