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Focus Board for the ELA Classroom!

As you scroll through the internet or Pinterest, you will find tons of ideas and version for a Focus Board. I discovered Focus Boards when I was a Reading Specialist and Literacy Coach. I found numerous ways that using a Focus Board in a classroom would be beneficial, so when I relocated to FL and returned to the classroom I knew I had to implement a Focus Board in my classroom! So I am here today to share with you…

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School-Wide Initiatives from a Literacy Coach [Book of the Month & Academic Language]

Hello Friends~ I’m blogging over on my Collaborative Blog today, The Primary Pack! I wanted to share this post here on my blog as well. Today I wanted to share with you two School-Wide Initiatives I help lead as a Literacy Coach in my school. Book of the Month   The first focus is something I shared with you all here last school year. It was about starting a Book of the Month program at your school. You can read…

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#2getherwearebetter May Edition! Parent Communication!

Hey Friends~ I’m back again on the 2nd of the month with my friends Angie from Lucky Little Learners & Ashley from Schroeder Shenanigans! I LOVE this brand new link up with them & I hope you are excited as well! This month we are talking about Parent Communication. There are so many great ways to connect to parents as classroom teachers. More ways now than when I was a homeroom teacher. I only had my school website, student planner…

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Tricks and Treats Blog Hop!!!

Hello & Happy October Friends~ Welcome to the “Tricks & Treats” Blog Hop hosted by… [click above for a direct link] Some of my blog friends & I have come together to bring you a few “Tricks & Treats” to start the month of October off with!!! Be sure to stop by every blog to view & grab more “Tricks & Treats” by clicking on the links at the bottom of this post. A Special Trick of Mine: I couldn’t…

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Wordless Wednesday: September 10, 2014

Hello Friends~ It’s been a while since I’ve linked up for Wordless Wednesday, but I’m getting back into the routine! This is one of my favorite linky parties & I’m happy to be back. Does your school participate in a Book of the Month program or something similar like a school-wide author study? We did at my school in Florida & our new Literacy Committee has implemented one at our school in North Carolina. I LOVE IT!!! This is our…

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