Reading the World

Reading the World
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Program 1: Content Comprehension: Across the Day and Throughout the Year
The first video provides the big picture--the school's vision as described by ELL consultant Nancy Commins, who shares practices that result in thoughtful, effective teaching and learning for all students.…
Program 2: Learning and Wondering About Science
We join first-grade teacher Brad Buhrow, whose kids are up to their ears in insects--observing them, reading and writing about them, and illustrating their own learning on large posters. As…
Program 3: Exploring Immigration in Social Studies
Anne Goudvis, fifth-grade teacher Steve Ollanik, and several classroom and ELL teachers, collaborate with the librarian to integrate comprehension instruction with content as they engage the kids in an immigration…

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