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Monday Mornings: Proverbs, Quotes, and More

My updated blog site should be up and running next week-until then, I am unable to post pictures and graphics. I am excited for it to be done soon! “Keep on going, and the chances are that you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I never...

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The Six Syllable Types Freebie!

Last year, I did a series on teaching the six syllable types. Teaching the six syllable types is a phonics-based approach to teaching decoding and encoding (reading and spelling). Research shows that a phonics-based approach is the best approach for most students,...

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Data Tracking and Student Growth, Part III

We have been looking at data tracking and student growth. In Part I, we looked at the importance of a good data tracking system, and in Part II, we discussed three reading assessments I recommend.  Today, we will be looking at recording data. There are many ways...

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If you saw an incomplete template of my new look yesterday, I apologize. That mistakenly went live by the company working on updating my site. I was not happy!

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