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A suite of writing tools-the Writing Navigator

December 18th, 2013 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

SAS Curriculum Pathways is a site I came across in my science class days.  But they have really expanded the number of interactive tools for students.  Here is the highlight from a recent email: Writing Reviser is part of a suite of tools that supports students through the entire writing process: planning, drafting, revising, and […]

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News for every reader

December 9th, 2013 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

Newsela has something for everyone (not just the ELA students in the title).  Not only are there current event topics in a wide variety of areas, but you can select the reading (lexile) level.  For struggling readers, they can select a lower level while others can read at a higher level.  You can create a […]

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Grammar goes to camp

December 6th, 2013 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

At Punctuation Campground, all you need to add is the grammar!  This would be good on a  SMARTBoard or as a station.  For the complete post, please visit the TeachersFirst site here.

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Need LAL Graphic Organizers?

November 11th, 2013 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

  For those of us who are visual learners (and in my case sometimes disorganized), graphic organizers are a must.  Here is a nice set from Scholastic linked to reading comprehensions. For the complete post on Teachers First, please click here.

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