In my search to find new ways to teach vocabulary, I came across a blog devoted to teaching literacy. Its called Hello Literacy.... growing readers one best practice at a time! It looks like it covers grades K-2. Check out all of the great resource links on Jennifer's sidebar while you are looking over her posts. I especially like her latest post on the use of the word "because" to help students remember to explain their thinking. Check it out here.
Cultural Bridges Through Language
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