Ways to Help Your Child With Reading
Not sure how to help your child at home with reading? This video, intended for parents of younger readers, covers three approaches that will hopefully be a pandemic lifeline for all who have suddenly found themselves as teachers.
Ways to Help Your Child With Writing
Helping our kids with writing can be a frustrating experience for both the child and the parent/guardian. This video will walk you through three things to think about as you help your child to not only write better, but to write with more enjoyment.
Interactive Read Aloud
An interactive read aloud lesson.
Anansi and the Magic Stick by Eric A. Kimmel
Readers make predictions by thinking about what has already happened.
Figure Out Tricky Words
In this video, Tara teaches students to solve tricky words in their reading by having them ask, does it look right, sound right or make sense.
Pre-Unit On-Demand Performance Assessment
This is one in series of videos designed for educators that walk through Lucy Calkins' Boxes and Bullets Writing Unit of Study for 4th grade.
Boxes and Bullets: Session One
Boxes and Bullets: Session Two
Boxes and Bullets: Session Three