Jennifer Serravallo Podcasts
A safe place for students to share and review books as well as create a virtual bookshelf. Teachers can manage and monitor reading lists and reading challenges. Parents can use it to select books based on their child's interests and abilities. https://www.biblionasium.com/#prev
Newsela for Argument Writing
The Takeaways from Jenn Serravallo's Talk at Barnes & Noble
Here are some takeaways:
- Students in the middle grades should have at least 40 minutes of independent reading time each day
- Jen is writing a new book, The Writing Strategies Book that will follow the same format as The Reading Strategies Book. It will be released Februrary, 2017.
- You can group books according to genre or interest rather than Lexile when organizing your classroom library