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Category Archives: home school

If Giving Points was the Only Way to Motivate?

I know that using points for individual or teams in elementary classrooms is used in virtually every classroom these days.  I’ve been told that the rationale behind it is that … Continue reading

August 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Homeschooling Made Easy? Stressed? Challenging?

Our friend from long ago, #Lea Ann Garfias, has a blog that is really encouraging to #homeschooling families. Do you feel stressed out and worried about how good you are … Continue reading

November 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Recipe for a Short Essay?

I know that almost all of you are getting reading for state achievement tests.  Most,  if not all,  of these tests require answers to essay questions. One of my friends … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

How can you get your students to read faster?

I just saw this YouTube from Dr. Johnson giving specific ideas on how to have a student become responsible for increasing their own fluency rates. He’s included suggestions about including … Continue reading

January 1, 2015 · Leave a comment