What does close reading look like in Third Grade?

Resident Literacy Expert Jaclyn DeForge discusses how to do a close reading of a third grade level text.

Why is Veterans Day important?

This Sunday is Veterans Day, a national holiday to honor veterans, servicemen and servicewomen who fought or are currently fighting in armed services. Originally named ‘Armistice Day’ on its creation in 1919 by President Wilson, the day was dedicated to “the heroism of those who died in the country’s service” and celebrated the WWI victory […]