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Confronting the “Single Story” with Turtle Island Voices

In this TED Talk Chimamanda Adichie challenges her listeners to confront the “single story” of stereotypes and prejudice. She talks about how having a single story of an individual or a country can create misunderstandings and conflict.  I think it … Continue reading

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Will you be my First Follower?

Welcome to my blog where I will post strategies, lesson, videos and best practices to support literacy instruction in your classroom. Hopefully this video will inspire you to follow me!

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Using Post It Notes with Students for Big Discussions

This 2 Minute Video from Teaching Channel shows how a teacher uses Post It notes to scaffold her class discussions. Such a simple and effective tool that can be used for students in all grades.  

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