As COVID-19 cases in elementary buildings accelerate this school year, we can expect to experience a revolving door of students moving in and out of quarantine.
If you’ve spent some time in Reading Eggs or Reading Eggspress, you probably already know just how easy it is to get started. Today, we’ll take a look at the functionality that’s in place to ensure your students acquire learning incrementally at a pace that’s just right for them.
As a former 3rd grade and kindergarten teacher myself, I quickly saw the error of my ways whenever I didn’t effectively teach and uphold my expectations for classroom management. And, at the end of some particularly exhausting days, I recognized the need for a change in approach. It’s in that reflection that I quickly discovered even my fiercest rulebreakers would get lost in a good read-aloud. So, read aloud we did! I’ve since searched far and wide for my favorite books to teach rules and expectations and build a strong classroom community, and here is a list of 10 of those top picks!
Reading is more than just a skill, it’s the foundation of future academic success. And as an educator, you want to see your budding bookworms enthusiastic about learning to read, because you know how important it is for them to see reading as a positive and enjoyable experience.
Classroom literacy stations are an easy, adaptable, and reusable way for your to incorporate all aspects of reading and English Language Arts into your curriculum. Here are seven steps to get a successful literacy stations program up and running in your classroom.