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Good Classic Books that Educate and Entertain Young Readers

Last updated: 06/20/2018

MRS.D'S BOOKS ARE AVAILABLE ON AMAZON The Royal Palm: multi award-winning children's book! Runaway Clothes:multi award-winning children's book! Good Morning, World! - Mom's Choice

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Books for Teens — Micol Ostow

Last updated: 06/20/2018

Now in paperback! Winnie Flynn doesn’t believe in ghosts. (Though she wouldn’t mind a visit from her mom, explaining why she took her own life.) When her mysterious aunt Maggie

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Using Picture Books With Older Students – A How-to Guide

Last updated: 06/20/2018

I have written extensively about the use of picture books within our classroom and yet there are still questions that keep coming up.  No worries as I realized that I had yet to m

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I Will Not Check My Son's Grades Online Five Times a Day

Last updated: 06/20/2018

U.S. I Will Not Check My Son's Grades Online Five Times a Day More and more schools are adopting student information software, allowing millions of parents to monitor their kids' a

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6 Myths About Kindergarten Literacy Instruction – Heinemann Publishing – Medium

Last updated: 06/20/2018

6 Myths About Kindergarten Literacy Instruction By Heidi Anne E. Mesmer & Marcia Invernizzi Photo: Cel Lisboa “No time for play . . . literacy instruction in kindergarten is

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Math for America

Last updated: 06/20/2018

Organize and coordinate virtual and in-person meetings and travel arrangements Manage the Executive Director's busy schedule and high-volume outlook calendar Organize and prepare e

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5 (More) Reasons to Learn a Language!

Last updated: 06/19/2018

Earlier this week, we posted an article with 5 reasons why you should learn a language. As you may know, here at International House, we are very passionate about language learning

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Google Translate does not hold up well in a classroom or a courtroom

Last updated: 06/19/2018

As anyone who has ever struggled in a foreign language class can attest, Google Translate can be quite helpful for gaining a surface-level understanding of a phrase or sentence. If

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Short Story Unit Plan with Student Choice | Language Arts Classroom

Last updated: 06/19/2018

I never teach the same short story unit twice. I begin standard English classes with short stories which allows me to encourage student choice and assess student needs. Read on for

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The Chess GM Factory - Chess Daily News

Last updated: 06/19/2018

The Chess GM Factory The GM Factory Continues by Dana Mackenzie The San Francisco Bay area has been an unbelievable incubator for chess talent since the year 2000 or so, thanks to

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