Monthly Archives: February 2015

Helping Your Kids to Problem Solve

Helping Children Learn to Problem Solve There are many ways to help children learn to problem solve. ¬†Often, as adults, we try to help children solve the problems they encounter – we want to be helpful or we don’t want … Continue reading

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Close Reading with ReadWorks

Dear Teachers, Have you taught close reading with ReadWorks research-based Comprehension Units for Kindergarten through 5th grade? K – 5th Grade Comprehension Units Are based on carefully selected books that will build background knowledge and vocabulary as well as instill … Continue reading

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Presidents’ Day Articles and Questions

President’s Day Articles and Question Sets Dear Teachers, Presidents’ Day is celebrated every year on the third Monday of February. Help your Kindergarten -12th grade students build background knowledge on a selection of American Presidents with articles, primary sources, and … Continue reading

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