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The Best Citation and Bibliography Apps for Student Researchers and Academics ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Best Citation and Bibliography Apps for Student Researchers and Academics ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
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4 Great Rubrics to Develop Students Presentations and Speaking Skills ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

4 Great Rubrics to Develop Students Presentations and Speaking Skills ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
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What's in a Word? On Vocabulary Instruction

What's in a Word? On Vocabulary Instruction | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
What’s In a Word? On Vocabulary Instruction by Kathleen Stern As a middle school reading teacher, I constantly find myself thinking, “If my students knew the meaning of more words, they would be be...
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Actually Achieving Close Reading With Digital Tools

Actually Achieving Close Reading With Digital Tools | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
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Tackling Informational Text:You Want Me to Read What?!

Tackling Informational Text:You Want Me to Read What?! | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it

"Arguments against the wide use of informational text with students lack an evidentiary foundation and ignore the reading demands that students will face in college and the workplace. The argument for informational texts is not that students should read more information and less literature but that they surely should read more of both (Jago, 2013). Righting the current imbalance will simply require increases in the reading of information."


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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, December 16, 2013 1:08 PM

This makes me think of all those 1st and 2nd grade boys who wanted to check out stacks of nonfiction, only to be told they had to start reading chapter books.  Sweet redemption for them, if they haven't already lost all enthusiasm for reading.  Key takeaway--read, then read more!

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Tests Document Readability

Tests Document Readability | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
Tests english languade document readability and gives suggestions how to improve it. Indication of the number of years of formal education that a person requires in order to easily understand the text on the first reading.
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Resources and Downloads for Differentiated Instruction

Resources and Downloads for Differentiated Instruction | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
Daily collaborative planning time at Mesquite Elementary enables teachers to plan differentiated instruction to address the progress of each student. Credit: Zachary Fink


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ASCD Express 8.19 - Reading Like a Leader

ASCD Express 8.19 - Reading Like a Leader | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
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I.N.K.: FREE Teachers Guides Make Using Nonfiction in the Classroom Less Scare

I.N.K.: FREE Teachers Guides Make Using Nonfiction in the Classroom Less Scare | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
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Verizon Thinkfinity

Verizon Thinkfinity | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
Welcome to the Verizon Thinkfinity Community! This page is a great place to start: ask questions, join in a discussion, search groups, and make friends.
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Modeling Close Reading for Future Teachers: Why Video Works

Modeling Close Reading for Future Teachers: Why Video Works | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
For preservice teachers (PTs) to be able to teach well, they need to "get it" -- that aha! moment when they truly understand what good teaching looks like. My PTs often do not witness close reading (
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Reading strategies: Differences between summarizing and synthesizing

Reading strategies: Differences between summarizing and synthesizing | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
In today's post I'm sharing information I gave to my students about the differences between summarizing and synthesizing information in terms of reading strategies and research.
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10 Strategies To Reach The 21st Century Reader -

10 Strategies To Reach The 21st Century Reader - | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
10 Strategies To Reach The 21st Century Reader by Terry Heick (Below are several paragraphs of context–if you’re just here for the strategies, skim to the bottom.) Like thinking, reading in the 21st century is...
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Skills Practice | Using Storyboards to Inspire Close Reading - NYTimes.com

Skills Practice | Using Storyboards to Inspire Close Reading - NYTimes.com | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
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Educational Leadership:Tackling Informational Text:Points of Entry

Educational Leadership:Tackling Informational Text:Points of Entry | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
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The Readability Test Tool

Website readability test tool. Test readability by referer, URI or direct text input. Scores for Flesch Kincaid Reading Ease and Grade Level, Gunning Fog Score, Coleman Liau Index and Automated Readability Index.
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Five-Minute Film Festival: Digging Into the Common Core

Five-Minute Film Festival: Digging Into the Common Core | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
VideoAmy has collected this playlist of videos and resources for educators everywhere who are facing the challenge of mapping their practice to the Common Core State Standards.
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The PBL Super Highway... Over 45 Links To Great Project Based Learning

The PBL Super Highway... Over 45 Links To Great Project Based Learning | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
Welcome to another post that I know you will want to share and bookmark. As I travel the country  I constantly have teachers ask me for places to find some engaging PBL ideas! Below you will find t...
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Informational Text: Multiple Points of View in Multiple Formats | Teaching with the Library of Congress

Informational Text: Multiple Points of View in Multiple Formats | Teaching with the Library of Congress | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
Informational Text: Multiple Points of View in Multiple Formats. A blog post at "Teaching with the Library of Congress" on 2013-04-25.
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How To Start Developing Your Own Apps - Edudemic

How To Start Developing Your Own Apps - Edudemic | Common Core for Memorial Prep | Scoop.it
Developers with the right mix of skills can find boundless opportunity in the multibillion-dollar mobile app industry.
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