Reading nonfiction doesn't have to be a chore for kids. These kid-approved informational books will appeal to even the most reluctant nonfiction readers.
I am a huge advocate for student choice when it comes to reading, but one thing that people repeatedly ask me is: How do you assess and grade students’ independent reading if they are all reading diff
Inferencing is one of my favorite comprehension strategies to teach. Today I share some great books for inferencing. I also share how I use them!
Fisher article on how to use complex texts in small groups.
It is crucial that we expose our students to nonfiction texts as often as possible. This month I share resources for teaching nonfiction reading concepts, including posters, links to great Web sites a
Kate and Maggie are literacy consultants, authors, and speakers. They are known for their concrete solutions to tough situations, their humor, and their strong curricular, pedagogical and personal s
The goal of Unleashing Readers is to be a go-to resource for all levels of teachers who are looking to include engaging, thought-provoking literature and nonfiction in their classrooms. We work to spe
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