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Common Vocabulary in TRC Written Comp. Questions

Do you teach the academic language and vocabulary? Do you assess reading levels using TRC? Do you teach in NC? ***If you use another reading assessment other than TRC like DRA, Fountas & Pinnell, etc… This is still for YOU!*** Rationale of Academic Language and Vocabulary! The emphasis on teaching the academic language and vocabulary has never been higher than now. Students need to be able to make meaning of the language and vocabulary in the standards and on academic assessments in order to…

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Monday Link Ups!!!

Hello Friends~ I hope everyone enjoyed thier 4th of July holiday weekend! Over here at the Radcliff Casa we did!  So it’s another “It’s A LOT for a Monday” & I’ve got a lot of linky parties for you!  But before I start, don’t forget that yesterday {Sunday} we started our book study on the book Falling in Love with Close Reading. Click {here} to view Chapter 1. Visit each week on Sunday to view each chapter of the book…

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It’s A LOT for a Monday {6/30/14}: Monday Markdown, Monday Meet Up & Made it Monday

Hello friends~ I hope everyone had a great weekend! My Mom & 89 year old Grandmother came up for the week to NC from FL. So my little girl stayed home from daycare with here Nana & GG. We loved every minute of it! Lot’s of pool time, activities & treats! The last part, treats, yup we don’t keep those in my house. I feel so sick & full. Back to regular eating tomorrow. We all cried when they had…

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Five for Friday: Weekly Linky 4/25/14

(Click on the image for a direct link to Doodle Bugs Teaching, you can see the whole linky party!) April Edition of Trade & Grade: I’m participating this month in the Trade & Grade!!! To read more about this click HERE for a direct link to the blog post or on the photo above. You can enter for a chance to win some fabulous resources & will be able to see everyone who participated & the products they reviewed.  Written…

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