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Interactive ebooks for children. Reading A-Z: The online leveled reading program with downloadable books to print and assemble. Bugbrained.com. Tumblebooks -Read Watch Learn! Razkids.com. Read&Write GOLD - Read&Write Gold offering support and help for dyslexic children with their reading and writing. Differentiated Instruction. Voyager Learning. ReadWorks.org. This is a compilation of sites that might assist.

Learner.org - Teacher Professional Development. Teaching Strategies that Work for Students Who Have Emotional and Behavioral Disorders. Research Summaries. Adapting Reading and Math Materials in the Inclusive Classroom. Common Core “I Can” Statements (Updated 5/30) « Turn On Your Brain. My I Can Statements for 9-10th grades.

Common Core “I Can” Statements (Updated 5/30) « Turn On Your Brain

My I can Posters for 9-10th grades. Standards-Aligned Question Stems for grades 9-10. CCSS Vertical Progressions ELA for grades K-12. Update 5/30: So, you’re looking for help with all the grade levels? April Wulber, Darke County Ohio ESC ELA Specialist and ORC Ambassador, has posted her I Can Statements for all grade levels (K-12!) Figure out how to deconstruct the common core standards using my guide based on Jan Chappuis’ Classroom Assessment for Student Learning (2011) Have you heard about “I can” statements? My goal for this year is to incorporate my student-friendly CCSS into both my lesson plans and my classroom. My three goals for this year for an overall overhaul of my classroom are… 1. 2. 3. Ambitious goals, but finishing these “I can’s” was such a huge step in the right direction.

Like this: Like Loading... Reading-and-ebd.doc. Top Ten Ways to Teach Vocabulary. Building vocabulary is foundational at any reading level.

Top Ten Ways to Teach Vocabulary

Doesn't matter who, where, or what grade you teach - building vocabulary across the curriculum is a top priority. Drilling lists of spelling and isolated content words can get monotonous. Dry. Bo-ring. But building vocabulary doesn't have to be. First up, some classroom systems or routines to help implement vocabulary study regardless of level: Word Walls Word Walls receive a prominent place in a classroom environment.

Content Rich Words Kids love to learn something new, and sophisticated vocabulary gives them that opportunity. Context The content-rich words you identified can be used in context of your curriculum and your spelling program. Repeated Reading Have you ever found that, when seeing a movie or reading a book for the second or third time, you've gotten a lot more out of it from subsequent viewings? Word Book/Personal Dictionary In my classroom, each student possesses a composition notebook for this purpose only. Teaching for the 21st Century:Six Steps to Better Vocabulary Instruction. Starfall's Learn to Read with phonics.

News-2-You. Reader's Theater Editions (Readers Theatre, Free Scripts, Short Children's Plays) Reader’s Theater Editions are free scripts for reader’s theater (or readers theatre) adapted from stories written by Aaron Shepard and others—mostly humor, fantasy, and world tales from a variety of cultures.

Reader's Theater Editions (Readers Theatre, Free Scripts, Short Children's Plays)

A full range of reading levels is included, with scripts aimed mostly at ages 8–15. The scripts may be freely copied, shared, and performed for any noncommercial purpose, except they may not be posted online without permission. As noted in the listing, some scripts come also in a “Team Version,” scripted for four readers with at least two females.

These scripts are offered primarily for smaller groups such as after-school programs and homeschoolers, as well as for college and professional readers. Special features are available for many scripts. Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays for the Classroom. Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays Readers Theater is a dramatic presentation of a written work in a script form.

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays for the Classroom

Readers read from a "script" and reading parts are divided among the readers. No memorization, costumes, blocking, or special lighting is needed. Presentations can easily be done in a k-3 classroom. What Is Readers Theater. Readers Theater is an integrated approach for involving students in reading, writing, listening, and speaking activities.

What Is Readers Theater

It involves children in…. sharing literature, reading aloud, writing scripts, performing with a purpose, and working collaboratively. Readers Theater is readers reading a script adapted from literature, and the audience picturing the action from hearing the script being read aloud. It requires no sets, costumes, props, or memorized lines. Instead of acting out literature as in a play, the performer’s goal is to read a script aloud effectively, enabling the audience to visualize the action.

Benefits of Using Readers Theater in the Classroom or Library? LearnZillion. Share My Lesson - Free K-12 Resources By Teachers, For Teachers.