Using Poems and Songs for Shared Reading
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Using Poems and Songs for Shared Reading

I am certain by now that many people know the benefits of shared reading, especially with our youngest learners. I can reach so many skills during a shared reading lesson that are imperative as students are learning to read. My favorite material to use for shared reading is poetry (often presented as songs). Why do … Continue reading

Spring Unit in Kindergarten: Tips for a successful science unit
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Spring Unit in Kindergarten: Tips for a successful science unit

Don’t look outside if you are in New York because then it makes it hard to believe that spring has already begun! Snow or not, we are springing into our latest unit and have so much fun! This year my colleagues and I are test-driving our newest Science/Social Studies unit and the students are loving … Continue reading