The Importance of Real Publishing for Students

They were used to the comfort of knowing that their writing didn’t truly matter. It would only be read by me, maybe a friend, and their parents. But now the stakes had changed. Their writing meant something and they were scared by that.

Read Aloud Schedule

In my second year as a 5th grade teacher, it is time for a set progression of read aloud books that allow us to connect to content in class and to explicitly learn specific reading strategies.

Reading Task Board

August is here, and that means that it is time to really start planning for the new year. At the end of last year, I made myself a list of things that needed to get done this summer…. Read More