How do I use minilessons in my classroom?
Do you want quick lessons that teach concepts or skills? Each 10-15 minute minilesson presents a concept and engages students in an activity. Minilessons are optimized to display on your interactive whiteboard, smart phone, or anything in between.
Starting Stories: 5 Great Beginning Strategies
Practice five strategies for starting a story.
Writing Descriptions That "Show" Instead of "Tell"
Teach students to use sensory details.
Deciding When to Use Formal and Informal Language
Match language with purpose and audience.