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Friends

I just noticed that a girl with a scowl on her face when school started last August is now happy and fully a part of the class. I even noticed that she has become friends

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Silent Reading for Little Ones

Last week we talked here about the power of silent reading. Jim commented on how he and some colleagues had to fight to bring it back after a two year hiatus while the administration imposed some

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Auditory Focus

This is a repost: I had mentioned a term in a recent comment here, connecting it to a CI teaching skill in which we don’t leave a structure until we feel that the class has

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Some History

There are lots of articles here, published over the years, on the history of TPRS. I just got an email from a colleague asking for some history so I sent her this. Pls. free free

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