I like using summary frames (fill-in-the-blanks) to help students work on the content of their writing, while providing a structure for their ideas. When paired with explicit instruction about the parts of a summary, it helps students internalize the structure. In releasing my responsibility, and helping students become more independent in this process, I find that a… Read more »
Learn About: Differentiation
When it rains, it pours! Here are my latest articles about Learning Differences & Reading on Noodle.com. They cover a range of topics, so there should be something for everyone… 7 Best Ways to Help your Kids Learn to Read: an article about reading comprehension strategies Transitioning from High School to College: What Students with… Read more »
A lecture from the Churchill School and Center. For those of you not familiar with the institution, it is a school for students with learning differences in New York City. They spend a great deal of time on professional development for their staff, and this is a lecture about differentiation that I found online from Dr. Jane… Read more »
A wonderful resource of easy-to-implement differentiation ideas. I also love the sentiment: All Children Can Learn! Which are your favorites?