They can understand the writer’s craft and processes.
Students understood the importance of conserving paper
Moving pictures enhance student understanding of story elements.
We noticed that characters have traits- in this case, different colors.
Teachers can use this power to advance their learning goals.
Children benefit from authentic reading with a focus on understanding.
Students are playing as they exercise and develop a crucial neural function.
Pretend play develops as the vehicle through which language and cognition are educated
As we read aloud to the children, we model these seven reading strategies, sharing our thinking aloud.
Reading aloud to young children is the most important indicator of success.
As they bring the story to life, the plot, characters, action, and dialog become more meaningful to them.
The use of puppets brings a story to life.