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  1. Classroom Resources | Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan  |  Minilesson
    Choosing Clear and Varied Dialogue Tags: A Minilesson
    In this minilesson, students explore the use of dialogue tags such as "he said" or "she answered" in picture books and novels, discussing their purpose, form, and style.
  2. Classroom Resources | Grades   1 – 2  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson
    Choosing One Word: Summarizing Shel Silverstein's "Sick"
    Students select what they believe to be the most important word in a text that they have read and justify their choice using examples from the text.
  3. Professional Development | Grades   K – 5  |  Professional Library  |  Journal
    Close reading in elementary schools
    Close reading is a recommended instructional approach to meet the challenges of teaching complex texts. But close readings are more common in high school and college than in elementary schools. In this article, we identify the components of close reading that were developed after a group of elementary school teachers observed their colleges in high school. In addition, we focus on the modifications necessary to implement close reading in elementary schools.
  4. Professional Development | Grades   6 – 12  |  Online Professional Development  |  Web Seminar
    Close Reading: The Assessment-Instruction Connection
    This interactive Web seminar will consider ways that thoughtful formative assessment can ensure that students are adequately supported in close reading, without removing the productive struggle of working with challenging texts.
  5. Classroom Resources | Grades   3 – 12  |  Calendar Activity  |  June 1
    CNN debuted as the first television news network in 1980.
    Students brainstorm a list of modern news sources and from previous centuries. Groups then research one of these sources and create a timeline showing the evolution of news.
  6. Classroom Resources | Grades   K – 2  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson
    Collaborating on a Class Book: Exploring Before-During-After Sequences
    Students and the teacher produce a class book through a group-writing activity, focusing on a basic before-during-after sequence of events.
  7. Classroom Resources | Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson
    Collaborating, Writing, Linking: Using Wikis to Tell Stories Online
    Students become online authors in this lesson in which they write and post a short story using wiki technology.
  8. Professional Development | Grades   K – 12  |  Online Professional Development  |  Web Seminar
    Collaborative Conversations: Meeting Speaking and Listening Standards
    This one-hour Web seminar will focus on the instructional routines that ensure that students develop the habits necessary to engage with their peers.
  9. Classroom Resources | Grades   K – 2  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson
    Collaborative Stories 1: Prewriting and Drafting
    Students hone their teamwork skills and play off each other's writing strengths as they participate in prewriting activities for a story to be written collaboratively by the whole class.
  10. Classroom Resources | Grades   K – 2  |  Lesson Plan  |  Minilesson
    Collaborative Stories 2: Revising
    Using a collaborative story written by students, the teacher leads a shared-revising activity to help students consider content when revising, with students participating in the marking of text revisions.

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