Get Caught Reading: Improving fluency and comprehension using audiobooks

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To celebrate Get Caught Reading month, we are doing a series of posts from our shopkeepers filled with techniques to encourage your students to read. Next in the series, we have an idea from Selma Dawani to use audiobooks to improve your students’ comprehension. Struggling readers that are working to decode word by word often miss the… Read more »

Google tips for busy teachers

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So many teachers are blessed to have Google Apps in their school, but some of us don’t know how to use it effectively! This post from Brenda Martin describes 20 quick tips teachers can use to save time and energy using a resource they already have. When I came back from a great conference, I felt reenergized and very excited about sharing the… Read more »

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 »