Get Caught Reading: Getting reluctant readers to read

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To celebrate Get Caught Reading month, we are doing a series of posts from our shopkeepers regarding techniques to encourage your students to read. Frist, we shared a technique to get students to use the library. Then an idea to generate students’ interest for reading books in a series. Now, we have some ideas from… Read more »

Get Caught Reading: You can judge a book by its cover

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To celebrate Get Caught Reading month, we are doing a series of posts from our shopkeepers that highlight techniques to encourage your students to read. Frist, we shared an idea to get students to read books from the library. Now, we have an idea from What Teachers Need to generate students’ interest for reading books in a series…. Read more »

Learn a new language poco a poco (little by little)

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Dinah from thetravelingclassroom shares advice for helping students learn a new language. While it’s been raining everyday here in Panama we have started to really dig into our Spanish classes. Our classes have just started. I have 7 new students and we have been having so much fun. Every day we have been focusing on… Read more »

Get Caught Reading: Motivate students to read library books

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We encourage you and your students to Get Caught Reading in May! Get Caught Reading is a nationwide public service campaign launched by the Association of American Publishers to remind people of all ages how much fun it is to read. May is officially Get Caught Reading month, but the celebration lasts throughout the year…. Read more »

Spring cleaning series: Custom teacher desk organizers

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As our spring cleaning series comes to a close, we look back at some of the great ideas we have seen so far (organize with binders and bins, create a teacher planning binder and create student binders) and wrap up with a fun weekend project! The OC Blogs TN Shop turns the drab, boring idea… Read more »

Spring cleaning series: Student binders

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So far with our spring cleaning series, we have learned how to organize with binders and bins and how to create a teacher planning binder. Today, The Book Fairy Goddess shares her experience of showing students that a little organization goes a long way. As a teacher and librarian, I’ve used binders in a variety… Read more »

Celebrate National Poetry Month

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April showers bring … poetry? April is National Poetry Month and there is still time to let your students release their inner Shel Silverstein. There are plenty of great free poetry lesson plans and activities available from our shops. Here are some of our favorites: Grades PK-2 Poetry Notebook: Cover, Table of Contents, and Log… Read more »