Teaching and Supporting English Learners: A Guide to Welcoming and Engaging Newcomers
Learn how to best support English learners and address the needs of newcomers! This professional resource provides step-by-step instructional strategies for teachers of ELs. These practical tips help teachers integrate ELD instruction and reach newcomers.
What the Science of Reading Says about Writing
Gain a deeper understanding of how students learn to read and write! This professional development resource examines current research on the science of reading and provides instructional strategies that build students' writing skills.
Guided Math Workshop
This must-have resource helps teachers plan, organize, implement, and manage Guided Math Workshop. It provides practical strategies to allow time for teachers to conduct small-group lessons and math conferences to target student needs.
Guided Math: A Framework for Mathematics Instruction Second Edition
This 2nd edition takes an innovative approach to mathematics, using the same teaching philosophies as guided reading. This instructional framework provides an environment for math that fosters mathematical thinking and meets the needs of all students.
Teaching Social Studies Today 2nd Edition
This updated resource provides educators with the tools to implement standards-based social studies curriculum that will help raise the level of social studies education at each specific grade level, and incorporate all dimensions of the C3 framework.
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Think It, Show It Social Studies: Strategies for Communicating Understanding
This practical resource supports writing instruction in the social studies classroom to meet the demands of the C3 Framework. Creative strategies and resources guide students in communicating their historical thinking through writing and speaking.
Dive into Close Reading: Strategies for Your K-2 Classroom
Give grades K-2 students the tools they need to be successful using this must-have guide. It includes sample lessons showing the key elements of a close reading lesson as well as strategies for analyzing and selecting a text and how to support students.
Get the Picture: Visual Literacy in Content-Area Instruction
This resource equips teachers with innovative strategies to develop students' visual literacy skills, teach students to analyze visual texts, comprehend both explicit and implicit messages, and engage in meaningful discussion.
Mathematical Discourse: Let the Kids Talk!
This resource provides teachers with the tools they need to facilitate mathematical discourse in the 21st century classroom and create opportunities for students to think constructively, communicate effectively, and increase mathematics proficiency.
Clothesline Math: The Master Number Sense Maker
Implement Clothesline Math and teach number sense in K-12 classrooms! This essential resource includes the materials that teachers need to conduct Clothesline Math lessons, and techniques for effectively facilitating the ensuing mathematical discourse.
The Write Thing: Kwame Alexander Engages Students in Writing Workshop
Newbery Medal-winning author Kwame Alexander shows how to shake up the traditional writing workshop to make writing fun again. Using his techniques and strategies, you'll invigorate the writing workshop and motivate even the most reluctant writers.
Creating Social and Emotional Learning Environments
This resource defines social and emotional learning and digs into the real work of incorporating SEL in K-12 schools. It makes the connection between research and practical application through real-life examples and testimonials of SEL in the classroom.
Using Primary Sources in the Classroom, 2nd Edition
Turn your classrooms into primary source learning environments! With more than 100 digital primary sources, fun activities, and model lesson plans, this resource contains everything needed to successfully teach with primary sources.
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Dive into Close Reading: Strategies for Your 3-5 Classroom
Give grades 3-5 students the tools they need to be successful using this must-have guide. It includes sample lessons showing the key elements of a close reading lesson as well as strategies for analyzing and selecting a text and how to support students.
Information Literacy: Separating Fact from Fiction
Help students achieve digital literacy and become 21st century thinkers in a world of information overload! This resource provides educators with the tools they need to help students actively analyze and assess information from multiple online sources.
Content Area Writing that Rocks (and Works!)
Create an innovative classroom where students develop writing skills by learning strategies based on their interests in technology, social media, and other topics. Students apply these tools and strategies to build college and career readiness skills.
Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching and Learning (Second Edition)
This invaluable resource provides novice and experienced educators with a pedagogical framework for implementing culturally and linguistically responsive strategies in today's diverse classrooms.
Guided Math Conferences
Use conferencing successfully within your Guided Math classroom with this resource full of suggestions, tips, management, and implementation methods.
Implementing Guided Math: Tools for Educational Leaders
Support the implementation of the Guided Math framework with this guide by Laney Sammons. This resource provides school leaders with strategies for supporting teachers as they embark on teaching the components of the framework in their classrooms.
Building Mathematical Comprehension: Using Literacy Strategies to Make Meaning
This resource applies familiar reading comprehension strategies and relevant research to mathematics instruction to aid in building students' comprehension in mathematics.
Rhymes for the Times: Literacy Strategies through Social Studies
With the ongoing struggle of incorporating the career and college readiness standards into lessons, this resource is perfect for integrating today's standards in a fun and engaging way.
Fostering Writing in Today's Classroom
Create enthusiastic writers and facilitate a positive learning environment with this easy-to-implement instructional resource that includes current research on topics such as managing Writer's Workshop, teaching the 5-step writing process, and more!
Differentiating the Curriculum for Gifted Learners 2nd Edition
Explore the reasons as to why gifted students should be serviced in our schools and take the mystery out of teaching by implementing the research-supported strategies provided in this book.
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Helping English Language Learners Succeed
Guide English language learners toward academic success with instructional practices and strategies based on current research. Resources to support writing, listening and speaking, reading comprehension, and vocabulary development are provided.