The Educator's PLN

The personal learning network for educators

All About Teaching Reading

Information

All About Teaching Reading

This is a group that is all about teaching reading.

Members: 112
Latest Activity: Aug 10, 2018

Discussion Forum

Comprehension Strategy Approach

Started by Melanie Hutchinson. Last reply by Joni Readout Nov 28, 2011. 6 Replies

I am leading a group of teachers in transforming their reading teaching by using the strategies that the work of Zimmerman and Keene (amongst others) advocates in Mosaic of Thought. Do you do similar…Continue

Tags: literacy, reading, comprehension

Co-Teaching

Started by Helena Rogers Nov 6, 2011. 0 Replies

Dear Anne,I would be willing to share my experience as a Primary teacher and Head Teacher in Britain over many years in different situations from Team Teaching to teaching seriously emotionally…Continue

Co-Teaching

Started by Helena Rogers Nov 6, 2011. 0 Replies

Dear Anne,I would be willing to share my experience as a Primary teacher and Head Teacher in Britain over many years in different situations from Team Teaching to teaching seriously emotionally…Continue

Co-Teaching

Started by Helena Rogers Nov 6, 2011. 0 Replies

Dear Anne,I would be willing to share my experience as a Primary teacher and Head Teacher in Britain over many years in different situations from Team Teaching to teaching seriously emotionally…Continue

Comment Wall

Comment

You need to be a member of All About Teaching Reading to add comments!

Comment by Joyan on June 17, 2014 at 6:16am

I 've been using a combination of approaches to reading. I have used reader's workshop to teach reading comprehension, when dealing with books. I also try to select different kinds of texts which are connected to the theme(s) we're dealing with. I teach ESL students ages 12 - 16. However, I would appreciate getting more ideas from you all.

Comment by Cynthia Brandt on August 18, 2010 at 4:44pm
Any ideas of using technology to help with early literacy? I'm taking a course on technology and teaching and want to focus on early literacy.
Comment by Bryan Cubelo on February 11, 2010 at 12:56pm
i am currently planning to conduct seminar/training about teaching reading.
thus, i would be very glad to get more ideas and support from you guys.
thanks.
Comment by Mrs Dem on December 2, 2009 at 8:04pm
I am a new K-6 teacher from Australia who is passionate about developing strong literacy skills in my students. I am keen to learn as much as I can about the teaching of reading from experienced teachers.
Comment by Cybrary Man - Jerry Blumengarten on December 2, 2009 at 11:24am
I am here to share the resources that I have collected for the past ten years. During my 32 year teaching career I taught Social Studies, Language Arts, Computers and later served as the school's teacher-librarian.
Reading
http://cybraryman.com/reading.html

Language Arts Pages
http://cybraryman.com/languageartslinks.html
Comment by Julie Niles Petersen on November 12, 2009 at 10:21pm
Just wondering if anyone has a photo for our group?
Comment by Gina Setti on November 12, 2009 at 11:33am
Hello everyone! My name is Gina Setti, and I am a preservice English educator. I am always searching for innovative ideas on teaching reading and writing. I am ready to be molded! If any one is interested in talking my twitter account is gsetti7.
Comment by Shawn Storm on November 4, 2009 at 7:25pm
I'm a sixth grade reading and writing teacher and I am always looking for ways to connect my classes....let me know if anyone out there has any cool ideas or would like to connect!
Comment by Dodie Ainslie on October 31, 2009 at 9:57pm
I am now a new teacher mentor and tech integrator trainer at my district, but prior to that taught 3,4, and 6th grade. My last job in the classroom was reading teacher and we were able to rewrite the curriculum so that it included the 'big eight' reading strategies (taken from Mosaic of Thought by Zimmerman and Keene). The curriculum is now explicit reading strategy instruction- using short stories, short nonfiction pieces, and excerpts for novels. It makes so much sense and is amazing to see how students can improve their comprehension by using their 'conversation voice' (from Cris Tovani). Exciting stuff
Comment by Melanie Hutchinson on October 31, 2009 at 6:17pm
I'm looking forward to some reading conversations. I find the teaching of reading fascinating, challenging and addictive. My one teaching assignment is first grade reading- and I have enjoyed teaching the beginners and the advanced. I am a curriculum coordinator and I am currently leading my lower school faculty in a review of teaching reading- focusing on comprehension strategies. We all read Mosaic of Thought (Zimmerman and Keene) and Reading with Meaning (Miller) and are now transforming our teaching. Exciting to see it occur.
 

Members (112)

 
 
 

About

Thomas Whitby created this Ning Network.

Latest Activity

Christine Hinkley posted an event

OLC Innovate 2020 at Sheraton Grand Chicago

March 31, 2020 to April 3, 2020
Together we will build new foundations for stronger, better higher education environments. And because innovation scales best when ideas are shared, our work sessions will explore digital technologies and adapted teaching behaviors aimed at informing policy, inspiring leadership, and evolving practice at all levels impacting institutions, universities and colleges.CALL FOR PROPOSALS OPEN UNTIL SEPTEMBER 11, 2019. LEARN MORE:…See More
Aug 19
George Danke posted a discussion

Integration with The Latest Technology in Education Field

It is with certainty that we can say that the future of education is looking very bright. Today the kids are taught so many new innovations that we adults couldn't have imagined learning at school. They are also given exposure to more practical lessons. Integration with the latest technology and the accessibility to global platforms have made the industry take a whole new perspective towards imparting knowledge to students. Though the current generation is much advanced and keep up with the…See More
Jul 25
George Danke replied to Nanacy Lin's discussion Future Of Education
"Hi! I think that exactly AI will have a great impact on feature of Education. Technologies are rapidly developing and soon there will be tools with the help of which the learning process will be faster and more efficient."
Jul 24
George Danke replied to Shanshan Ma's discussion Personalized learning network and social media
"Hi! I agree that this platform it is a nice place for educators.  However, you can find people and education groups in such social medias as Facebook and Twitter which also can help you to find some useful information.  So, I can not…"
Jul 24
Profile IconSharon Boling, Jerry Hansen, Sara Maynerich and 40 more joined The Educator's PLN
Jul 23
Ruth Herman Wells posted an event

Seattle WA Teacher Behavior Management Professional Development Workshop at Marriot Courtyard South Center

April 23, 2020 at 9am to April 24, 2020 at 4pm
Got Problem Kids? Here's your Problem-Student Problem-Solver Workshop. You name the problems and this workshop delivers hundreds of immediate problem-stopping answers. You will leave with innovative, more effective strategies for school failure, truancy, dropping out, work refusal, violence, delinquency, bad attitudes, depression, and more. Online workshop, college credit and free clock hours also available. For more info go to our website,…See More
Jul 18
Deidra Campbell liked Thomas Whitby's blog post Parent Communication Isn’t What It Once Was.
Jul 6
Daisy Hastings posted a blog post

How and Why To Get Into National Honor Society

The National Honor Society (NHS) is an organization for the high-school students. It is dedicated to recognizing and appreciating the young ones for their excellent performance at educational establishments. Hence, those who satisfy the membership requirements laid down by the school’s chapter can apply for the NHS membership.How to get into National Honor Society?The first task is to figure out if your school consists of an NHS chapter. And, if it does…See More
Jun 24

© 2019   Created by Thomas Whitby.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service