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Dialogic Reading: Part 2

By:  
Tracy Donohue

Posted on: March 31, 2016
How to help your child focus on important reading skills while discussing a text using the CROWD strategy.

Dialogic Reading for Families: Part 1

By:  
Tracy Donohue

Posted on: March 24, 2016
Use of the PEER strategy during read alouds to help children build vocabulary and make connections.

Mother and child hiking

6 Spring Break Literacy Activities for Families

By:  
Tracy Donohue

Posted on: March 10, 2016
Spring break does not have to mean a complete break from reading for students. Keep them engaged with reading throughout the break with these tips.

Is My Child Ready for Kindergarten Reading?

By:  
Tracy Donohue

Posted on: March 3, 2016
Consult a checklist of skills and suggested reading practices that will help set up your child for reading success during the school year.

FanFiction at the Library

By:  
Andrew Frisbie

Posted on: March 1, 2016
A librarian shares a story of helping a young visitor find a literacy-based outlet for her love of fanfiction.

Instructional Decisions Aligned to Screening Data

By:  
Deborah K. Reed, Ph.D.

Posted on: February 22, 2016
Universal screening data for students can help drive literacy instruction decisions to improve reading proficiency, and can also guide families in their reading at home.