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Literably: the easiest way to assess reading

Literably: the easiest way to assess reading
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Poetry Editor & Poetry: 10 Ways to Read a Poem 1. Get comfy and enjoy your first reading. Relax into the experience without trying to analyze anything. 2. Read the poem again, this time aloud. Listen for the musicality. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. © 2015, Mary Harwell Sayler has 3 books of poetry, Outside Eden and Beach Songs & Wood Chimes, published by Kelsay Books in 2014 and, in 2012, Living in the Nature Poem published by Hiraeth Press with an e-book version released in 2014. Foundational Reading and Language Standards Resources Package for Grades 3-5 | EL Education The EL Education Common Core–aligned ELA modules for grades 3–5 were designed to helpteachers build students’ capacity to read, think, talk, and write about complex texts. The modules fully address the reading standards for both literary and informational texts, the writing standards, and the speaking and listening standards. Foundational reading and language also are addressed within the context of the module lessons; these standards are more heavily emphasized in specific modulelessons within Module 2B. However, the 60-minute module lessons alone do not represent enough time to comprehensively meet the Foundational reading and language standards. Download this resource to read the full text.

Ways to Use QR Codes for Education QR codes are easy to produce and fun to make, and they'll keep every kid's attention. These pixelated bar codes are digital magic for busy teachers! Use them for everything from running scavenger hunts to polling students. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. Check out these great ideas from our readers: 9. 10. If you're craving more QR code ideas, watch this short, inspirational video from an amazing Pennsylvania school district. How are you using QR codes in the classroom? CommonLit Added a Guided Reading Mode for Students CommonLit is a free service that offers a large collection of fiction and nonfiction texts paired to reading questions. You can create a classroom on CommonLit in which you can monitor your students' progress through the texts that you assign to them. Recently, CommonLit added a new feature that they call Guided Reading Mode. When you enable Guided Reading Mode your students will see questions appear in the margin of the documents. Students have to answer those questions correctly in order for the next section of the document to appear. See the Guided Reading Mode in action in the video embedded below. Applications for Education CommonLit has been a favorite resource of mine for a couple of years because of the nature of the thematic questions they provide for thought and discussion.

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How to Attach Audio to a QR Code I actually do not have experience with this yet, but it is definitely on my to-do list this year. Here seems to be a pretty simple tutorial on the process at Education QR Codes. You can also use the app Audioboo to assist in QR code creation. I think this will be the method I use. Technochalkie explains a bit how to do it. Ways to Use Audio Texts in the Classroom: 1) Create a QR code of a child reading a book. What else??? Back to QR Code Tutorials FlapJack QR Code Resources Try your hand at QR Codes with these freebies. :) Task Cards MATH 4th-5th Task Cards MATH 2nd-3rd Task Cards FRACTIONS 4th-5th Task Cards MEASUREMENT 4th-5th Task Cards MATH Other Tabitha Carro

Literably: Your First Class Once upon a time, there was an elephant who lived in the palace stables. He was the king's favorite elephant, so he was always well fed and cared for. Outside the palace walls, a dog lay in the dirt-- starving. Comprehension: 1. A. 2. A. 3. A. 4. A. 5. A. "Today's the big day," said Ruth. 1. A. 2. A. 3. A. 4. A. 5. A. I'm in the middle of three. 1. A. 2. A. 3. A. 4. A. 5. A. Last summer my daddy sent me to the store for a box of macaroni-and-cheese and two tomatoes, and I came back with a dog. 1. A. 2. A. 3. A. to get some orangesB. to thank the managerC. to knock over the managerD. to see what's on top of the display 4. A. 5. A. Abba Jacob was a monk who lived on an island in a faraway sea. 1. A. to take care of the islandB. to take care of SnookC. to drive to visit his neighborsD. to pray and work 2. A. 3. A. 4. A. 5. A. faithfulB. impatientC. lazyD. elderly On the first afternoon of summer vacation, Lena and I made a ropeway between our houses. 1. A. 2. A. 3. A. 4. A. 5. A. 1. A. 2. A.

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