The focus of this week’s podcast is about persuasive writing and more! Ruth Ayres and Brian Sepe join the conversation.
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Chris Sperry and Cyndy Scheibe share how to teach your students to be “truth seekers” with this curriculum-driven, inquiry-based media analysis activity.
Ruth Ayres suggests four notebook pages to help students balance facts and emotions when writing persuasively. (This article was first published in 2021.)
Mandy Robek is a little nervous about setting her students loose to organize informational texts, but she couldn’t be more pleased by what they learn in the process. (This article was first published in 2020.)
Don’t miss The Limits of Levels: Expanding Boundaries of How We Assess Young Readers with Cathy Mere. This course is free to Literacy Leader members and available to purchase.
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