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Gaining a deeper understanding of language and literacy... and why they matter.
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Educational Leadership:Reading: The Core Skill:Taming the Wild Text

Educational Leadership:Reading: The Core Skill:Taming the Wild Text | All about language and literacy | Scoop.it

Pam Allyn on ten to-dos for helping struggling readers.

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The Benefits of Bilingualism

The Benefits of Bilingualism | All about language and literacy | Scoop.it
Being bilingual makes you smarter and can have a profound effect on your brain.
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The Neuroscience of Your Brain On Fiction

The Neuroscience of Your Brain On Fiction | All about language and literacy | Scoop.it
Stories stimulate the brain. Metaphors like “He had leathery hands” rouse the sensory cortex.
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Story time to go: Libraries try to reach kids who aren’t being read to at home

Story time to go: Libraries try to reach kids who aren’t being read to at home | All about language and literacy | Scoop.it
The children who don’t get read to at home also don’t get to the library. So the libraries are trying to go to them. But early literacy outreach efforts are limited by tight budgets, librarians say.
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