Explain the Value of Multiple Sources

Explain the Value of Multiple Sources

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Balance On-Paper and On-Screen Experiences

Balance On-Paper and On-Screen Experiences

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Tempt Readers with Booktalks

Tempt Readers with Booktalks

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Organize Your Digital Resources

Organize Your Digital Resources

In today’s world, students need abundant experience with visual and digital texts. However, collecting and organizing all those resources can be tedious and time consuming for teachers. Thankfully, there are multiple Web 2.0 tools available for teachers to...
Seek Magazines with Short Nonfiction Passages

Seek Magazines with Short Nonfiction Passages

Collect Short Passages The kind of reading students do for standardized tests is often very different from the experiences we provide in the classroom. It’s not necessarily different in content or genre or even vocabulary. It’s different in length! The...