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Simple STEPS for How to Find MAIN IDEA

I have always LOVED teaching main idea, and I’m not really sure why because I find that it is one of the MOST DIFFICULT reading comprehension skills to teach. Over the years I have played around with various strategies… attempting to find that perfect main idea teaching formula. To help my students connect better with […] Read more…

Secret Recipe for READing Success FREEBIE!

For students to be successful readers,  really successful readers, they MUST be able to  THINK  while they  READ.  While this sounds pretty simple, it can be difficult for some students to do this with automaticity.     This FREEBIE is going to help your kiddos to think while reading. Before the lesson: Display the Recipe […] Read more…