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There are times when my political leanings--my voter registration cards reads "Libertarian"--come into disagreement with my educational philosophy, and it can be very difficult to reconcile the differences. It gets worse when my views are tinted by my experience as a scientist.

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Struggling readers have a number of barriers to their success that can be overcome if they are properly understood and addressed. Left unchecked, these barriers can grow into an unmanageable weight for both the student and the educators who are trying to help them.

At a staff meeting last week, the school secretary went around getting signatures for pay-stubs - fairly standard practice. However when she got to me she had a little something extra… tenure. 

 

In my last blog post, I created a weblist page of links for Rainy Day Math Games. This blog post is all about Rainy Day Reading Games.

 

When I choose summer reading games and activities, I look for games and activities you may have to provide some support the first time...

What fun! I was supposed to be working, but as I was researching for this blog post, I ended up having fun! I bet your students will say the same thing....

 

Check out the fabulous website ABCya, full of interactive activities for grade Kindergarten to fifth grade...

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