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How to Teach Writing without Curriculum

PinTweet0 SharesHow to teach writing without using a formal curriculum is much easier than it sounds! Reading & Writing are like peas & carrots, they go together! Create writing lessons to parallel your child’s reading lessons. Notice what spelling patterns they are learning & encourage them in their writing. Also notice simple features that are …

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Strategies to teach Reading Fluency

Pin16Tweet16 SharesIf your child is struggling with reading fluency this post is for you! Reading Fluency is made up of 4 parts: Speed Accuracy Prosody (expression) Comprehension Good fluency is big kid reading stuff. What I mean is fluent readers showcase YEARS of reading practice & instruction in flawless or nearly flawless oral reading. But …

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Reading Strategies for Struggling Readers

Pin37Tweet37 SharesReading strategies are tools you can use to help readers overcome challenges or tools that help intermediate or advanced readers process what they’re reading with more depth (4+). Offering relevant & consistent support is the key to supporting struggling readers! This is a bit of a lengthy reference post. Bookmark it for easy reference. …

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