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Teaching Kids about Nouns with a Lot of Different Plurals

Some nouns have several plurals. One of them eventually dies off, but it confuses children (and adult) until it does.   Some of them like “fishes” are hotly debated for centuries. Scientist love the word “fishes” but we as teachers … Continue reading

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Greatest Children’s Chapter books of All-Time

Children can be a little resistant to make the jump from picture books to chapter books. I remember one year where I removed the picture books from the class and only let the children read chapter books. Students grumbled, but … Continue reading

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Favorite Children’s Books for Young Readers

Reading the right books with your students will make children fall in love with reading. I love reading to my students, and they love reading with me. Being involved with the right book is a wonderful feeling. Here are both … Continue reading

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