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Technology

Technology in Literacy is an Effective Assessment Tool

Technology in literacy is engaging for students. Are you looking for ways to use technology to help monitor students? There are many tools that can be used to help. Listening Comprehension: Technology in Literacy Edpuzzle engages students and helps them self-monitor their listening. I like to use Edpuzzle to introduce concepts and genres. Edpuzzle has… Continue reading Technology in Literacy is an Effective Assessment Tool

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Fiction, Nonfiction, Student Centered

Book Report Templates for All Books

Book reports are written to explain the content of a book. Whether reporting on a fiction or nonfiction book, comprehension skills and strategies are used independently. When reporting on a book that is fiction, you will want students to include a plot map, character analysis, connections, and a brief book review. Fiction Book Reports A… Continue reading Book Report Templates for All Books

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Word Work

Prefix Worksheets can Strengthen Students’ Vocabulary

Prefix Worksheets have an important role in word study. Prefixes as we know are composed of two or more letters at the beginning of words. Prefixes can be a helpful tool in figuring out a word's meaning. Prefix Worksheets can help increase students' vocabulary. What are some activities to engage students in understanding and using… Continue reading Prefix Worksheets can Strengthen Students’ Vocabulary

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Fiction

Character Analysis is a Central Part to Fiction

Character Analysis Worksheets help students take notes on how the characters feel and act. As you begin to read fictional text, you learn about characters in the story. Each character's personality comes to life through his or her actions and behavior. Character Traits When analyzing characters, traits will be good to identify. Character traits describe… Continue reading Character Analysis is a Central Part to Fiction