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September 17. 2018

Daily Lit Bit - 9/17/18

The books in a classroom library are not there for the purpose of “practicing reading,” but rather to create lifelong readers who have the power of choice.

September 13. 2018

Daily Lit Bit - 9/13/18

We would never take a book out of child's hand. If a child wants to read a book, let them read a book. But we can help them choose books they will enjoy by conferring with them and looking at what they write about books.

August 29. 2018

Daily Lit Bit - 8/29/18

Book clubs provide an authentic opportunity for children to apply many of the literacy behaviors and understandings that they have learned through other instructional contexts: thinking within, beyond, and about a text; listening and understanding; interacting socially; engaging in extended discussions; and more.