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    Video interviews with authors & illustrators, booklists, and activities for school & home
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    A lively collection of books and activities that celebrate family
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    Nine wonderful picture books about African American heroes
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    Learn all about birds with our newest Reading Adventure Pack
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    9 effective ideas for powering up your word study instruction
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    Woodson's beautiful books are realistic, hopeful and authentic
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    Great kids' books, tips on reading nonfiction text and more
Transition Words

Help your students improve the flow and coherence of their writing with thoughtful use of transition words. Include our transition word guide in your students' writing folders so they have a handy reference as they write their drafts.

Classroom Strategies

Growing young readers: what matters in early literacy

Kindergarten Readiness

Kindergarten Readiness

All About Pre-K: How to help our youngest children get ready to read! Video, tip sheets, milestones and more.

Great Teaching

Great Teaching

First Year Teacher: Best practices in K–3 reading and writing instruction (including 10 self-paced course modules).

Parent Engagement

Parent Engagement

Growing Readers: Parent tips for launching young readers and writers, in English and Spanish.

Start with a Book

"Out-of-School-Time" Learning

Start with a Book: Awesome books, activities, apps and more to keep kids reading, talking and exploring.

"Today a reader, tomorrow a leader." — Margaret Fuller