Teaching Our Hearts Out
Despite the fact that I have minimal, if any, audience here, I’ve been making considerable effort to keep writing here.
This is something I’ve played around with a lot over the years, and I’m excited for my plan for this
After we complete our close read of a text (which, remember, might just be a portion of the text, I
At some point during the close read (and I’m very strategic about this because this is one of the ways
As part of my series on my new and improved reading block, today I’m exploring the close reading portion of
As part of my series on my new and improved reading block, today I’m exploring the inferencing warm-up that I
I’ve been using a lot of the research offered by Reading Rockets to shape what I’m doing in my classroom.
I spend a lot of time working over the summer. I don’t think anybody really believes that. I mean… I
On October 1, 2015, my whole life changed. I became a parent. Of two. A 6yo boy and a 3yo
I read this article about creating a classroom culture of academic risk-taking. It all seemed to click in my head.