reciprocal teaching After teaching reading for many years and trying to teach children good skills to analyse and understand the text, I was delighted to find the specific strategies of Reciprocal Teaching. Obviously,...
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Article of the Week is a literacy strategy that helps students closely engage with a text to make meaning and develop background knowledge as well as practicing reading, writing and critical thinking skills. Teachers assign students a non-fiction article each week to read, and provide time for students to annotate and develop a well-written response. This assignment is great for both English Language Arts teachers as well as content area classes from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.