Hornsby-Dunlap January Newsletter
Tricia McCarthy, Literacy Coach, ESC Region 13
Hello Fabulous Hornsby Teachers,
Welcome to the first edition of my monthly Instructional Coaching newsletter. I will be highlighting best practices, sharing effective strategies for increasing literacy achievement, and celebrating/sharing your success stories! In addition, you will find a list of my monthly camps visit dates.
I've listed the 5 Steps to Rockin' Word Walls below.
Visit Dr. Kimberly's Literacy Blog for more details and great ideas!
5 Easy Steps to Rockin' Word Walls
2. Display them your way.
3. Change up your word walls.
4. Add real images/objects to accompany words.
5. Review and play games
WRITE FOR TEXAS S'MORE
- The Empty Page Syndrome
- Building Academic Vocabulary Through Flashcardlet
- Explicitly Teaching Organization and Thinking When Building a Paragraph
Teach kids to critique each others' work!
Great discussion in a 3 minute video!
PLEASE SHARE YOUR SUCCESSES AND CELEBRATIONS WITH ME!
REMAINING JANUARY CAMPUS VISITS:
Wednesday, January 27th