Category Archives: Instruction

Talking Chips Lead to Deeper Level Literature Discussions in Middle School

Walking into the classroom, the tables were set and the chips were down in three even rows of three (3×3) and the question was askedĀ if you were Rachael Landau, determine what you are going to do only having enough money … Continue reading

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Becoming a Literacy Leader

Recently a friend and I were going back-and-forth about the challenges of getting students to love reading for pleasure. While I acknowledged I was a better math student in middle school, he thought many teachers were not doing enough to … Continue reading

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