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Reading & Writing

This blog category includes a range of reading and writing teaching resources, ideas and activities that teachers may find useful when teaching children to read and write.

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Reading & Writing

How to Set up Guided Reading in the Classroom

I remember sitting in a lecture during my teaching studies, listening attentively about the importance of guided reading, an essential part of any early literacy program.

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Reading & Writing

23 Creative Narrative Teaching Resources for the Classroom

Teaching narrative writing? It's all here...everything you need!

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Reading & Writing

A Fun Comprehension Board Game for the Classroom

Check out this fun and engaging comprehension strategy board game!

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Reading & Writing

Readers' Theatre - Building Fluency, Confidence and Comprehension

Why Readers' Theatre is a must in any classroom...

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Reading & Writing

Creating Powerful and Memorable Read Aloud Experiences in the Classroom

"You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child." - Dr. Seuss

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Reading & Writing

10 Ways to Use Persuasive Topic Cards

One set of persuasive topic cards used 10 ways...

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Reading & Writing

10 Children's Books For Teaching Persuasive Writing

This blog features some of the best children's storybooks to help teachers during the teaching of persuasive writing...

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Reading & Writing

What's in a Classroom Guided Reading Tool Kit?

Have you heard of a guided reading tool kit? This blog will give you some fantastic ideas of what to put in your very own classroom reading tool kit!

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Reading & Writing

28 Punctuation Resources and Activities

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Fun & Games Reading & Writing

16 Hands On Phonics Games for the Classroom

This blog outlines some fantastic phonics resources and activity ideas that can be used in the classroom environment.

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