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Guided Reading Resources

Guided reading doesn’t have to be a headache. It doesn’t need to be chaos. It sure doesn’t need to be ineffective. That’s why we’re excited to share these guided reading resources with you! The video below gives a 2-step strategy for guided reading documentation and data along with a free template for you to use […]

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Literacy Block Schedules

  to Fit It All In!There are so many demands on your time as a reading/writing teacher. Especially if you’re in a tested grade level or if any significant portion of your students come to you a little below grade level. So let’s look at literacy block scheduling that fits the priorities and gets results. WARNING: If […]

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Spelling Warm-Ups with Taps and Claps

Spelling Warm-Ups Activity: Taps and Claps ​Integrate multi-modal learning easily with this challenging spelling warm-ups activity. <img class=”size-full wp-image-761 aligncenter” src=”https://spiralwarmups.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Taps-and-Claps-Spelling-Warm-ups-800.jpg” alt=”This is a multi-modal spelling activity that boost spelling and reading fluency.” scale=”0″> The spelling warm-ups in our Spelling 1 unit are the easiest way to have total active participation and multi-sensory spelling instruction!  […]

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