Tag Archives: Close Reading Exemplar

ELL Quarterly Meeting February 12, 2013

At the secondary ELL Quarterly Meeting, EL instructors reviewed the close reading strategy and a close reading exemplar. You can find the PowerPoint here and the lesson here.

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Close Reading Exemplar Updated

The close reading exemplar, The President’s Message, used during the November 29th training has been updated and retitled. Thank you to the teachers who shared feedback and suggestions for editing. You can find the new version here. Given the content … Continue reading

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David Liben’s Keynote Address before the VSC

David Liben, in a keynote address (here) before the Vermont State Colleges (VSC), addresses a number of key parts of the Common Core including the history of the CCSS, the research on which it is based, and the importance of … Continue reading

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Striving Readers July 17th Materials

Thanks for those who could take part in the Striving Readers Professional Learning Day on July 17th. Below are the resources we used including instructions on how to access the Basal Alignment Project materials. Basal Alignment Project instructions PowerPoint for … Continue reading

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