Kindergarten plays a unique role in a child’s life when language, literacy, science, and math take on real meaning through play and active learning. This year’s focus, emphasizes the role of teachers as they inspire children to be empathetic members of their community and learn what it means to advocate for fairness.
Receive guidance on how to incorporate News Literacy’s Checkology tasks to better support your classroom goals, and explore ways to provide students with effective guidelines to help them sort fact from fiction.
This full-day workshop trains participants in the use of Recipe for Reading – a multi-sensory phonics program useful for teachers in need of a comprehensive decoding program that can be used with minimal support.
Learn methods for teaching students to be critical readers and savvy analyzers of media and information.
Join Kate Roberts for a discussion about the triumphs and troubles with both whole-class novels and independent reading and consider her practical framework for creating units that join both teaching methods together.
Learn innovative, cutting edge ways to incorporate ‘signposts’ for reading comprehension into your K-5 reading lessons.