Literacy Blog Posts

Kindergarten Shared Reading Poetry

Hey there! I wanted to share something I put in my lesson plans almost EVERY week. Introducing… SHARED READING POETRY!!! In my kindergarten classroom our shared reading time is not only enjoyable and engaging but produces substantial growth in my little readers. When I worked in the public

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Plant Themed Unit

Spring has sprung! My students LOVE learning about plants. Within our plant themed unit, we first learn about a plant’s life cycle. Then we transition to learning about all the things a plant needs to grow – water, sunlight, air, & soil.  After we learn about plant

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The 100th Day of School

“Hip-Hip Hooray! We’ve reached 100 Days!” The hundredth day of school is one of my favorites. It’s a day where we go ALL-OUT doing lots of fun things related to the number 100. I think I have as much fun as the kids do. I’m

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The Friend Ship Writing & Craft Activity

“Friendship February” is what I like to call the month of February. During the whole month of February we focus on what it means to have and be a good friend. This topic of friendship can really be emphasized ANY time of the year though.

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