Food for Thought

At the end of the last school year, I had my fifth and sixth grade students write a letter to me telling about their experience with Reader's Workshop in my class during the year. Here are some of their comments. "Reading used to be a chore for me. Now reading is like a game, a… Continue reading Food for Thought

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Reader’s Workshop for the First Time

I've taught Reader's Workshop for two years. I am no expert, but I know it's the right way for me to teach reading to my students. This year I have a combination class of fifth and sixth grade students. None of them are struggling readers, but not all of them like it. On the first… Continue reading Reader’s Workshop for the First Time