Need ideas to teach the Common Core? Get them now! All teachers need new teaching ideas - or reminders of ones you already know. If some of your students or all of them are learning English or another language, these tips are for you. Simple and straightforward, active and engaging, all teaching tips are based in sound language acquisition research. All of the tips meet Common Core State Standards. Tricia Gallagher-Geurtsen, Ed.D. assures that all of the tips are research-based, child-centered, and use solid language acquisition theory and practice as a foundation. This volume provides you with 10 tips for teaching reading informational texts to 3rd-5th graders that align with the Common Core State Standards.
Each tip has:
a description ("How do I do it?")
extra ideas ("Variations & Extensions")
the Common Core State Standard that the tip addresses
any reference information you may need
a visual so you can get the gist quickly!
Some of the words in the tips are hyperlinked to classroom materials for sale that may help you but are not necessary for using the tips. Enjoy and drop me a line to let me know what you think and need! firstname.lastname@example.org