The best way to build a culture that celebrates reading is to do what bookworms do—read and share well-loved books.
Best Practice: Make Learning Fun
This article includes the best math links and a short description of each math website, along with a grade level recommendation and the cost, if
Gewertz, C. (2019, June 26). How Arts Teachers Are Strengthening Students’ Social-Emotional Muscles. Retrieved July 2, 2019.
Guiding students through the bold colors and statements of graffiti art. Teaching them how to blend their voices in song. Arts experiences like these can
Mixon, L. (2019, June 11). Hinks Elementary launches summer reading program to stop literacy regression this summer. Retrieved July 1, 2019.
Students at one Michigan elementary school were sent home with books and access to an app to track their summer reading progress. The goal is
Mcdonald, L. (2019, June 05). Literacy initiative to promote community support. Retrieved July 1, 2019.
Administrators in a Georgia district are looking to community groups to help students read at grade level by third grade. Sung Hui Lewis, the district’s
Wenger, E. (2019, June 05). Kids expand literacy and other skills at free SEVA Brain Camp this week. Retrieved July 1, 2019.
Children who attend the weeklong SEVA Brain Camp in Greeley, Colo., work on language, literacy, motor and other skills. The annual program was designed by
Pappafotopoulos, D. (2019, May 20). Why I use student-driven ideas in my curriculum. Retrieved May 20, 2019.
Using student-driven ideas in lessons can help learners overcome distractions and stay on task, high-school teacher Dianne Pappafotopoulos writes. Pappafotopoulos shares how students’ interest in
Annie Griffin, principal of Tongue River Elementary School in Ranchester, Wyo., founded Project GIFT to encourage young children in her community to read. The program
Every teacher can relate to the feeling of what happens when a lesson doesn’t go as planned. The blank looks from students, the sinking realization
Rues, K. (2019, May 14). Young Adults Don’t Read. Here’s What We Can Do About It. – EdSurge News. Retrieved May 20, 2019.
Few high-school seniors report that they are reading for pleasure, writes Kimberly Rues, a school librarian in Missouri. Rues offers several strategies to help reverse