Practical help for teaching students in grades 3-8 to read, talk, and write across informational sources.
Introduces a three-phase plan for teaching and provides guidance for planning and assessing students’ comprehension of informational sources.
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February 7, 2020
It’s frequently true. We have grand conversations about engaging nonfiction and then when our students write in response…well, the struggle is REAL. Here are some approaches I’ve found helpful in grades 2-6 — provide clear purpose for writing, respond to just a part of a text, plan for what they will write, shared writing of …Read more