Take a look into Beth Lawson's second grade classroom where she is using simple, kinesthetic motions to support her young learners.Read More
Gail and Joan offer tips to help raise the accountability for students who are new to our classes, or perhaps even new to our country.Read More
Reflective teachers continuously refine and revise their craft. In this conversation, Katie shares her next steps and personal teaching goals.Read More
Good teachers are in a continual state of reflection. In this video, Katie, a second year teacher, reflects on her first year of teaching with Daily 5 and CAFE with third graders and what she wants to tweak after her experience, especially since she has moved to first grade.Read More
Whenever you decide to do this lesson, at the beginning of the year, mid-year or even at the end, you'll find it is a great way to get kids thinking about what they know about Daily 5, CAFE, and gives you a wonderful way to tap into their schema.Read More
Building stamina and the habits of independent reading.Read More
Is the CAFE Menu a good instructional tool for first grade students? Listen in as we debrief about the subject with Kelly, a first grade teacher.
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