Some form of writing activity should be included in every reading intervention session for students whose deficit area is word identification. Writing helps strengthen letter sound relationships and is one of the most effective strategies to use in develop the syntactic cueing system.Read more

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Try this storyboard creator in your classroom!
From first grade to graduation, Storyboard That engages students with digital storytelling in the classroom. The site offers ideas, tools, lesson plans, and more!Read more

Polleverywhere is a free interactive way to get immediate feedback from your students. Select the "Linked URL" located on the right side of your screen to get started.Read more

These guides are designed to explain what the new, high standards for ELA say about what students should learn in each grade, what they mean for curriculum and instruction, and how we can implement teaching practices that support them. This guide, which focuses on fluency in Grades 6-12,...Read more

Padlet is an online tool that allows students (and teachers) to collaborate on projects. Check out the school-friendly version of Padlet, called Padlet Backpack. Select the "Linked URL" to the right to explore this resource.Read more

Use this template to plan daily lessons aligned to ELA/literacy standards.Read more

Learn how Word Sorts can support the learning of foundational skills.Read more

This grades 3-5 resource will help students “flesh out” their character descriptions when writing narrative and literary pieces. If the resource is duplexed, students can fold and cut along the lines to create a Skeleton Description Open-flap page.Read more

This middle school peer revision checklist for writing standard one will help guide students as they provide objective feedback to their peers.Read more

A useful template to plan and organize authentic text-based instructionRead more