Monthly Archives: December 2010

Checking for Reading Fluency

Reading Fluency is a big part of the reading workshop model. However it is hard for kids to hear what they actually sound like when they read. Lately my 5LS class has been using Garageband to help themselves check for … Continue reading

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One of Those "Little" Lessons

Third grade has just finished their unit on researching and non-fiction writing. This project always culminates wiht the Grade 3 wax museum where students dress up as their famous person and answer questions asked to them by parents and fellow … Continue reading

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Communication and Collaboration

One of the ES technology standards (NETSs) here at SAS is┬áCommunication and Collaboration. Students use digital media and environments to communicate and work collaboratively, including at a distance, to support individual learning and contribute to the learning of others. Lately … Continue reading

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