Language Arts

The word Literacy

A Teachers Guide to Setting Up a Balanced Literacy Classroom, K-5

If you are new to teaching, to a grade level, to the elementary setting or just want a refresher please join us to learn about the components of a balanced literacy classroom and how to make them work for you and your students.

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Compose Our World

Four Core Projects: One Question: "How is our world composed for us and how can we compose our world?"

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Developing Individual Reading Instruction Plans (IRIP) Plans for English Learners

Developing IRIP Plans for EL grades K-3

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Improving Comprehension for K-5 Readers

Reading is about meaning and understanding the message of the author. Join us for this three session minute quickshop to learn instructional tools to support student comprehension.

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Phonological Awareness Pre-School-1st Grade

Join us as we play with listening games, rhyming, phonemes, alliteration and manipulation of sounds.

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Read Aloud Pre-School-1st Grade

Join us as we take a deeper look at concepts of print, building vocabulary and comprehension.

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Writing with High-Proficiency English Learners

Writing strategies to support English Learners at a high writing proficiency level (WIDA 3.0-5.0)