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    9 effective ideas for powering up your word study instruction
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    Animals awaken. Baseball begins. March winds start to blow.
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    Understanding a child's reading problems — and practical ways to help
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    Fiction and nonfiction books, activities, apps and websites all about music
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    An inside look at reading challenges facing kids with disabilities
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    Simple activities that build literacy and science inquiry skills
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    A lively collection of books and activities that celebrate family
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    Learn all about birds with our newest Reading Adventure Pack
Framed Paragraphs

This strategy helps young writers craft a strong topic sentence, add supporting details, use effective transitions and develop a strong summary.

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.

"A book is a gift you can open again and again." — Garrison Keillor