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Archives for May, 2012

Teaching Reading Comprehension Strategies by Sheena Cameron

This is a new resource that the Stephens library has purchased primarily for use by JS and ELC teachers.  It is written by Sheena Cameron, an experienced primary teacher with an interest in developing students’ reading comprehension strategies, which, she states, requires explicit instruction.  Caroline and I recently attended some workshops run by Sheena, which […]

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Street Fiction for Boys

I attended the recent ALEA/TATE conference and went to a session by Daniel Howard (head of English at New Town High School) regarding Street Fiction for boys which can be a useful tool for teenagers to explore issues that are significant to them such as bullying, relationships and peer pressure. Recommendations for Senior Students:                                  Scholastic […]

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