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Successfully Using Small Group Instruction Tip #3

By:  
Jessica Sidler Folsom, Ph.D.
Deborah K. Reed, Ph.D.

Posted on: August 9, 2016
When implementing small group literacy instruction, know your resources and how to pick the best one for each student to enhance his or her learning.

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Successfully Using Small Group Instruction Tip #2

By:  
Jessica Sidler Folsom, Ph.D.
Deborah K. Reed, Ph.D.

Posted on: August 2, 2016
One of the biggest challenges to using small group instruction is figuring out what to do with the rest of the students when they are not meeting with the teacher.

Facilitation Guides for Working with EL Families

By:  
Sandy A. Schmitz, Ph.D.

Posted on: July 19, 2016
Information about five IRRC facilitation guides designed to inform the family members of English-learning students about web-based literacy activities.

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Ignite the Love of Reading from Within

By:  
Kristina Hart

Posted on: July 12, 2016
What is it that makes children have a love of reading? What makes them hate it? Can you ever change their minds?

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Forming Opinions

By:  
Tracy Donohue

Posted on: June 14, 2016
A review of an Iowa Reading Research Center tool that helps children form and express opinions about what they are reading.

6 Steps to Help Avoid Summer Reading Slide

By:  
Val Ehlers

Posted on: June 7, 2016
Research shows students often lose reading ability over the summer. Learn how to promote reading for your children to prevent summer reading slide.

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