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Sketchnoting: A Mini-Workshop

Sketchnoting is a notetaking strategy in which imagery and pictures are drawn to remember key concepts. Fewer words, more doodles. You don't have to...

NY Times Picture Prompts

The illustrations and images from NY Times allow students to interpret art with the help of guiding questions. Scroll to find an image, open it, and...

Six Word Memoirs

Increase writing confidence, amplify social emotional learning, and help all your students find their writing voice with Six Word Memoirs. Utilize...

Growing Readers with IREAD-3 Results: On-Demand Workshop

IREAD-3 allows schools to grow reading proficiency skills by analyzing students' results to inform instruction and provide the appropriate...

Growth Mindset Lesson and Other Teacher Resources

Author and educator Shannon Anderson has compiled various social-emotional learning items for teachers. Dive into this site for resources covering...

Syllables: An IREAD-3 Strategy

Understanding syllables is foundational in any reading program. Please view this video by the Institute of Education Sciences, which depicts a...

Morphological Awareness

Understanding prefixes and suffixes and building knowledge about where words come from (or etymology) gives students the tools to decode new words...

IREAD-3 Test Blueprint

Blueprints serve as a foundational resource in the assessment development process. They identify the point values and relative weight of each of the...

IREAD-3 Guidance Memo

The Indiana Department of Education issues this resource as guidance regarding the retention of a student that does not pass the IREAD-3 prior to the...

After the Good Cause Exemption: Students with Disabilities

A Good Cause Exemption (GCE) serves to exempt an eligible student from additional IREAD-3 testing. English learners, students with disabilities, and...

After the Good Cause Exemption: English Learners

A Good Cause Exemption (GCE) serves to exempt an eligible student from additional IREAD-3 testing. English learners, students with disabilities, and...

Lexile Hub

A Lexile Level is a popular method used by schools to measure how difficult a text is OR a student's reading ability level. Use this resource to...

Read&Write for Google Chrome

Read&Write is a Chrome extension that will boost reading and writing confidence across all content and devices, in class, at work, and home! Check...

Kindergarten Literacy Readiness: What Should Families Know?

What should families of a soon-to-be kindergartner know? Check out this kindergarten literacy readiness resource provided by the IDOE. Be sure to...

Mighty Moments Links

Mighty Moments are video-based suggestions from the IDOE that families can do at home to help support their child's development during daily...

Khan Academy Kids

Khan Academy Kids is a free, fun educational program for children ages two to eight. Khan for Kids focuses on a personalized learning path and...

Resoomer

Do you have a large amount of text that you are reading and have difficulty understanding? Perhaps you or your learners are writing a piece and are...

Hemingway App: A Writing Editor

The Hemingway App is a free editing tool that helps improve your writing by giving you tips to make your writing bold and clear. To get started,...

Diverse BookFinder

The Diverse BookFinder is a comprehensive collection of children's picture books featuring Black and Indigenous people and People of Color (BIPOC)....

Teach Writing With The New York Times: 2021-22 Curriculum

Did you know that the New York Times has a free, flexible eight-unit writing program based on real-world topics? Each year, The Times releases...