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How to Make Easy, Engaging, and Effective Centers for Elementary Classrooms
effective center ideas for kindergarten

7-minute read Includes FREE Downloadable Resources Gretchen Doll Educational Consultant / Early Ed Teacher As educators, we know targeted small groups that provide explicit instruction are a crucial component for young learners. To determine placement and keep groupings fluid according to skill for systematic and explicit instruction that moves students forward, you also need time …

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ELL’s are Making Strides in Literacy with Help from Augmented Reality

Concern for struggling readers and poor literacy scores has educators and special interest groups meeting, blogging, and talking about “awareness” of the issue. Unfortunately, most of the discussion is on just that, “awareness.” There...

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The Instructional Value of Surprise for Knowledge Retention

Teachers can use unexpected events to bring students’ brains to attention and illuminate the pathways to memory storage. Can you think of a time when you were surprised? Of course you can. We all...

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