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Video – Fiction Genres – Fantasy

Hey, welcome back! Am I saying that to myself? It’s only been a little over a year and here I am with a brand new genre video! Now *that* is some kind of work ethic! I couldn’t wait to have a new video to share with my students to get them excited about the thrilling world of genre study. For …

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Video – Fiction Genres – Science Fiction

Do you know what a genre is? Teaching students about literary genres is one of my favorite things to do. I think it’s partly because it’s like planning for a serious camping trip. You need to think about, organize, and lay out all the things you need. When students are ready to get serious about reading — and by serious …

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Coloring Sheet – Apparently Kid

I apologize in advance for the silliness to follow in this post and the series I am starting. On August 4, 2014, young Noah Ritter captured the Internet’s hearts with his unfiltered tales of Powerball and amusement park rides on live local news. Apparently. Noah reminds us as parents and teachers to always be mindful of the words we model …

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