Inquiry-Based ELA

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June 8, 2020 5 Books about Race Your Students Should Know

I believe in the power of stories. Stories can unite us, inspire us, and help us grow. I’m sure we’ve all seen examples of this…

May 1, 2020 The Power of a Letter

Last week I received a letter from an old friend. Yes, I do mean an actual, physical letter. He simply wrote to see how I…

April 20, 2020 Remember to Laugh – Fun Activities to Make Kids Smile

There are a lot of things you learn while living under quarantine. For example, you learn the importance of rationing. The best way to avoid…

April 6, 2020 5 Home Activities for Remote Learning

It’s been almost a month since many of us began to shelter in place and odds are your “To-Do” list is running a little low.…

March 30, 2020 5 Books for Young Readers

If you’re like me, you’ve probably been catching up on your reading these past few days. With nowhere to go and a hefty incentive to…

February 28, 2020 5 Useful (and Fun) YouTube Channels for Your Classroom

Our students live in a world of media. In fact, no other period in human history has ever afforded young minds such access to entertainment.…

February 24, 2020 Curious Minds Want to Know

I’ve been fortunate in my career. I’ve had terrific mentors, supportive colleagues, and unique opportunities to learn and grow. I’m grateful for the career that’s…

February 17, 2020 Where the Wild Things Learn

Humans are born curious and inquisitive. We’re also born into a world that is chaotic, unpredictable, and wild. Yet for some reason, once children enter…