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YouTube "Read Aloud" Book Videos for Kids. Over the years I have read my four children many, many books, most often at bedtime, and with as many funny voices for the characters as I could provide. As much as I enjoyed the time for family bonding and for helping the kids settle down for the night, research has shown that having stories read to children has many educational benefits as well. Reading stories out loud to children: Provides them with a model of fluent reading.Allows them to consume content above their reading level (since they can listen at a higher level than they can read).Shows them the connection between the written word and its meaning.Teaches them the narrative structure of a story or book.Helps develop a love of stories, books, and reading that can carry on into the rest of their lives.

Although there is no substitute for reading in person to a child, there are still many benefits from using technology to show videos of people reading stories. Video books: More Sources Additional Resources. Lässtrategier i engelska - ett lektionsupplägg. Syfte Vi jobbar just nu med att läsa.

Lässtrategier i engelska - ett lektionsupplägg

Beginning to Intermediate Reading Lessons. How to Use This Site. Träna lässtrategier med kortfilmer på engelska. Jag städade bland filmerna hemma och hittade en DVD med kortfilmer.

Träna lässtrategier med kortfilmer på engelska

Jag läste på baksidan och tänkte att dessa måste ju vara bra att använda som utgångspunkt för att träna lässtrategier. Filmerna är korta nog att hålla intresset uppe och det ges många ledtrådar att tolka budskap och göra kopplingar till sig själv, andra filmer eller böcker och världen. Understand What You Read in English (Reading Comprehension) Why I Don't Use Literature Circles in High School... And What I Do Instead. This post originally appeared on the blog Julie Faulkner’s Fast Five.

Why I Don't Use Literature Circles in High School... And What I Do Instead

An English teacher’s life is packed, and for the most part on top of that, we are doing more than just teaching English. For me, I’m the yearbook adviser, the graduation coordinator, senior class sponsor, member of the leadership committee, etc. I’m sure your situation is similar. 8 YA Reads to Spark Authentic Discussions About Drugs and Alcohol. If you’ve tried talking to teens about the dangers of drugs and alcohol by using statistics alone, you have probably noticed that after 10 minutes or so, the signs of Teenage Tune-Out begin to emerge: glazed expressions, drooping eyelids, shoulders slowly slouching to the surface of the desk.

8 YA Reads to Spark Authentic Discussions About Drugs and Alcohol

That’s because facts, data and statistics, though important, aren’t relatable enough. Students (and really, all of us) need a face, a personality, a context. We need stories. The following titles are young adult books that middle and high school teachers can use as a basis for strong, authentic classroom conversations about drugs and alcohol. These are stories about realistic, complex characters who are facing risks, tough decisions and the influence of their peers—stories that will spark discussions about the development and vulnerability of the teen brain and subsequent risk-taking behavior, the influence an environment can have on the choices a person makes, and more.

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Books. Book discussions & Book clubs. Book reports. Facts. Literary analysis. News. Reading Comprehension & Strategies. Short Stories. Free Fiction & Nonfiction Literacy Resources, Curriculum, & Assessment Materials for Middle & High School English Language Arts. Free Reading Worksheets. Ereading Worksheets has the best reading worksheets on the internet, and they’re all free.

Free Reading Worksheets

These worksheets are skill focused and aligned to Common Core State Standards. You are free to save, edit, and print these worksheets for personal or classroom use. Many of these assignments can now be completed online. You’re going to like this. Fictional Passages Jacob the Great Comprehension Test – Students read a short story about a kid cycling through hobbies and then answer comprehension, inferential, and literary element questions. How to Know Your Students Are Reading Each Night. How do you know if the students are actually reading each night?

How to Know Your Students Are Reading Each Night

For years, I simply had students record their minutes and hope they or their parents were being truthful. That is when I decided that students should be accountable for their reading, so I assigned reading material with questions. That worked for accountability, but what happened to student choice to keep them interested in reading? That is when I decided to come up with blanket questions for students to write about their reading. I then developed a log of minutes and a worksheet of questions to answer by the end of the week. How to make Shakespeare easy for English language learners.

Have you ever had difficulty relating Shakespeare to learners of English?

How to make Shakespeare easy for English language learners

Tutor and resource writer Genevieve White comes to the rescue, in time for Shakespeare Day and English Language Day today. Last year, I wrote an article extolling the joys of teaching Shakespeare to learners of English and outlining the reasons why teachers should bring the Bard into the classroom. Some of the comments I received on this post suggested that the linguistic challenges presented by sixteenth-century English are just too great to overcome. It is true that Shakespeare’s texts may present difficulties for contemporary readers, particularly those who do not have English as a first language. Luckily, however, there are a number of ways in which we can reduce the language barrier between our learners and Shakespeare’s greatest work. Lässtrategier i engelska: ställa frågor till texten – Hanna Fjeld.

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