December ELA Update
ELA Update sent out on the first Tuesday of each month
What are you doing and why? - Instructional Strategy
What is the Science of Reading?
Why Every Educator Needs to Understand the "Science of Reading"
MPS will begin another LETRS cohort in May 2022. Information will be sent out in April and 60 teachers will be selected to attend. We hope that all elementary teachers will go through this training over the next few years.
To learn more, check out The Reading League!
ELA Textbook Adoption - It's Really Happening
Remember, in order to vote you must attend a textbook presentation once the field has been narrowed down to two options. We plan for those meetings to take place in late February and early March. Updates will be sent out via email and this newsletter.
Upcoming Professional Development
Phonics Secret Stories
Wednesday, Dec. 8th, 4:30pm
1801 South Bryant Avenue
Phonics and Spelling with Phoneme Grapheme Mapping - Part 1
Tuesday, Jan. 11th 2022 at 4:30pm
500 North Norman Avenue
How to teach spelling/phonics/word study with the “Science of Reading”. This training goes in depth on how you can take your instruction to the next level to reach all learners. All attendees will receive their own copy of the book. For more information visit this link.
This is a two part series. The 2nd part will take place on January 25th.
To RSVP click here.