What the Science of Reading Says: Literacy Strategies for Grades 1-2
Bring the science of reading directly into the classroom! Developed for Grades 1-2, this resource offers teachers dynamic, research-based strategies to build students' reading and writing skills.
The Road to Independent Reading and Writing
Transform young learners into independent readers and writers. This easy-to-use classroom resource is packed with routines, lessons, centers, charts, resources, and teaching tips. Break key literacy concepts and skills into manageable, teachable pieces.
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.
Purposeful Play for Early Childhood Phonological Awareness, 2nd Edition
Build phonological awareness in a fun and meaningful way! This book provides pre-K through first grade students with over 80 research-based early childhood activities that focus on detecting, manipulating, and engaging with the sounds of language.
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Being Your Child's Most Important Teacher: A Guide for Families with Young Children
Prepare young learners for school with engaging learning experiences! This book provides families with ideas and activities that support children's mental, emotional, and social growth as they get ready to enter school.
The Gift of Playful Learning: A Guide for Educators
Transform early childhood learning environments into landscapes for play! This professional development resource provides practical strategies that create playful learning opportunities to meet students' diverse needs.
Managing an Early Childhood Classroom
Create and manage an effective and developmentally-appropriate early childhood classroom! Filled with management suggestions and recommendations for young children's development, this guide provides ready-to-use lessons and templates to enhance learning.
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.
Creating Strategic Readers: Techniques for Supporting Rigorous Literacy Instruction
Meet the challenges of educating students with this balanced, whole-child approach to rigorous reading instruction. This updated, best-selling book co-published with the International Literacy Association (ILA) offers over 125 engaging techniques!
Building Academic Language through Content-Area Text: Strategies to Support ELLs
Set the stage for effective academic language instruction with strategies that are designed specifically for English language learners and support content-area literacy using informational text.
50 Strategies for Motivating Reluctant Readers
Find concrete ways to support unwilling, unengaged, or struggling readers! This professional resource includes easy-to-implement classroom strategies and activities to help teachers build fluency, stamina, and interest in reluctant readers.
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.
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.
Connecting Content and Language for English Language Learners
Bridge the gap between content and language and put research into practice to instruct English language learners with strategies that meet their needs in language development and literacy.
Teaching with Text Sets
Increase student engagement, differentiate instruction, and integrate more informational texts into the curriculum. This product provides sample text sets and models as well as provides guidance in how to teach with text sets and put them into action.
Just the Facts: Close Reading and Comprehension of Informational Text
Effectively use informational text in the classroom! This resource provides a clear explanation of engaging strategies for instruction with informational text and includes practical tips, suggestions, lesson ideas, and digital resources.
Strategies for Effective Balanced Literacy
This easy-to-follow guide is filled with practical approaches to help teachers transition towards a balanced literacy framework. It offers simple techniques to nurture reading and writing skills through reading and writing activities.
50 Strategies for Teaching STEAM Skills
Give students concrete opportunities to practice STEAM skills! This teacher resource includes 50 instructional strategies for science, technology, engineering, art, and math. Help students develop learning skills through easy-to-implement activities.
What the Science of Reading Says about Word Recognition
Gain a deeper understanding of how students learn to read! This professional development resource examines current research on the science of reading and provides useful instructional strategies that build students' word recognition skills.
What the Science of Reading Says about Reading Comprehension and Content Knowledge
Gain a deeper understanding of how students learn to read! This professional development resource explores current research and offers instructional strategies that improve students' reading comprehension and content knowledge skills.
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.
Build Reading Fluency: Practice and Performance with Reader's Theater and More
Discover innovative ways to incorporate fluency practice into literacy instruction! This professional development resource provides teachers with strategies to include fluency instruction into daily reading routines to improve reading comprehension.
Teaching Civics Today: The iCivics Approach to Classroom Innovation and Student Engagement
Learn how to teach civics in today's classrooms! This professional book explores key civics topics and offers strategies for incorporating civics into social studies instruction. Includes best practices, implementation tools, and more teacher support.