Strategies for Finding Books for Common Core. Strategies for Finding Books for Common Core Post by Beth Gerall Posted September 10, 2012 in Kids & Book News, NoveList K-8 Plus, NoveList Plus Are you an educator trying to find Common Core resources for your classroom?
Or a librarian compiling lists of books that meet specific criteria for text complexity? Synonyms Dictionary at SnappyWords.com. It’s an online interactive English dictionary and thesaurus that helps you find the meanings of words and draw connections to associated words.
You can easily see the meaning of each by simply placing the mouse cursor over it. Why use Snappy Words visual dictionary? Easy to use dictionary and thesaurus. Learn how words associate in a visually interactive display. Get ideas to help write content for your blog, article, thesis or simply play with words!
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I need someone that is knowledgeable in integrating technology that could help the teachers sculpt a path for the upcoming years. Someone to take the teachers (k-8) and help them develop a road map. Is there someone out there like this? Added by Jennifer Gibson on April 16, 2014 at 2:42pm — 1 Comment Mouse and Keyboard. Daily Writing Prompts - March.
Below are daily writing prompts for the month of March.
The majority of the prompts are related to the various events on our March Events Calendar. These events include birthdays, holidays, monthly celebrations, and important dates in history. Some of the dates include two different writing prompts to choose from. You can download a PDF form of the writing prompt. Read Across America Day Activities and Lesson Plans. To help you celebrate Dr.
Seuss’ Birthday we have provided you with a variety of resources and interactive ideas that explore the world of Dr. Seuss. We have organized them by general activities, activities by various book titles and finally, general web sites. Enjoy! Your creativity can help other teachers. This indicates resources located on The Teacher's Corner. Valentine's Day Theme Unit - Free Printable Worksheets, Games, and Activities for Kids. Click and Drag - Make A Snowman. ABCya is the leader in free educational computer games and mobile apps for kids.
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A Book and a Hug - Reading Levels. As a librarian and during my days as an independent bookseller, I have always loved to match the right book to the right young reader. To perform that magic I try to ask children what two books they've read or heard that they really loved. I use that as my guide to what sort of reader they are. The sense of the child drives my book choices for that child much more than the "letter" or "lexile" they are slotted into by a system.
Where a defined level may empower the youngest of readers by being appropriate for their skills, for me as the kids grow, the levels can start to give folks tunnel vision. To encourage a love of reading and to allow kids to read below, on and ahead of their given level, I have given my reading levels very broad definitions. Teaching with Ipads. Teacher. Teachers Homepage. Kenmeadows.
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