21st Century Literacy for Teachers

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Jan'14

Introduce Young Adult Titles

Slides for Book Talks Come here for slides to use in book talks to introduce young adult titles to your …

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Jan'14

Introduce New Titles

Slides for Book Talks Come here for slides to use in book talks to introduce young adult titles to your …

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Dec'13

Mandela in Class

Connecting Mandela to Text You Teach To beautiful not to share.  A colleague plans to play the video as part …

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Nov'13

K-37 Critical Literacy: Multiple Approaches to Text and Media -NCTE 2013 –

Nine Yardsticks of Value Thanks for coming to the presentation or for visiting today about the presentation at NCTE 2013 …

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Nov'13

Conference on English Leadership 2013

Leadership Conference Looking forward to meeting you in Boston, MA at the 2013 Conference on English Leadership next week, November …

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Oct'13

Using Internet for Research

Researching Internet An internet info lesson that proved to be an eye-opening experience for my students was one on internet …

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Oct'13

Vocabulary Resources

Vocabulary – Key to Academic Success Critical Words for Common Core – Understanding for Assessments – Often it is not …

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Sep'13

Diction – Pictures Speak Louder than Words

Vocabulary – Context is Everything Beyond denotation and connotation. Sometimes students are confused about the meaning of simple, familiar words …

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Sep'13

Prep for Argumentative Speech or Essay

Argumentative Speech or Essay: Prep is Key Students sometimes misunderstand the subtleties of persuasive and argumentative speaking and writing. Showing …

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15

Aug'13

Website Evaluation – Not too soon

Evaluating Websites As the new school year begins, many teachers are designing assignments for which students conduct on-line research.  Help …

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