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  • Gracias a Winn-Dixie (Because of Winn-Dixie): An Instructional Guide for Literature cover

    Gracias a Winn-Dixie (Because of Winn-Dixie): An Instructional ...

    Shell Education
    72 Pages, Grades 3 - 5
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    Gracias a Winn-Dixie (Because of Winn-Dixie): An Instructional Guide for Literature

    This standards-based instructional guide for literature will support second language learners as they read the novel Because of Winn-Dixie, a captivating story about a young girl whose life changes for the better when she finds a dog at a Winn-Dixie grocery store. Using the engaging Spanish activities and lessons, students will learn how to use close reading techniques, respond to text-dependent questions, analyze the text to determine meaning, make summaries, and more. This invaluable resource with instructions in English for teachers is crucial to the support of the rich exploration of literature in today's classrooms.


     
  • El unico e incomparable Ivan (The One and Only Ivan): An Instructional Guide for Literatur cover

    El unico e incomparable Ivan (The One and ...

    Shell Education
    72 Pages, Grades K - 3
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    El unico e incomparable Ivan (The One and Only Ivan): An Instructional Guide for Literatur

    This standards-based instructional guide for literature will support second language learners as they read the novel The One and Only Ivan, a captivating story about a silverback gorilla and the friends he makes at his enclosure in a shopping mall. Using the engaging Spanish activities and lessons, students will learn how to use close reading techniques, respond to text-dependent questions, analyze the text to determine meaning, make summaries, and more. This invaluable resource with instructions in English for teachers is crucial to the support of the rich exploration of literature in today's classrooms.


     
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    Thunder Boy Jr.: An Instructional Guide for Literature

    Shell Education
    72 Pages, Grades K - 3
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    Thunder Boy Jr.: An Instructional Guide for Literature

    Looking for ways to add rigor to your students' explorations of rich, complex literature? Students will be engaged as they analyze this children's story by Sherman Alexie about a Native American boy who doesn't want to share his father's name. Thunder Boy Jr.: An Instructional Guide for Literature provides engaging activities that incorporate the following research-based literacy skills: close reading tasks; text-based vocabulary practice; cross-curricular activities; text-dependent questions; reader response writing prompts; leveled comprehension questions; story elements comprehension tasks; diverse and relevant assessments. Strengthen your students' literacy skills by implementing this high-interest resource in your classroom!


     
  • In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson: An Instructional Guide for Literature cover

    In the Year of the Boar and Jackie ...

    Shell Education
    72 Pages, Grades 3 - 5
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    In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson: An Instructional Guide for Literature

    Looking for ways to add rigor to your students' explorations of rich, complex literature? Students will be engaged as they analyze this classic story about Shirley Temple Wong's journey from China to America. In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson: An Instructional Guide for Literature provides engaging activities that incorporate the following research-based literacy skills: close reading tasks; text-based vocabulary practice; cross-curricular activities; text-dependent questions; reader response writing prompts; leveled comprehension questions; story elements comprehension tasks; diverse and relevant assessments. Strengthen your students' literacy skills by implementing this high-interest resource in your classroom!


     
  • Out of My Mind: An Instructional Guide for Literature cover

    Out of My Mind: An Instructional Guide for ...

    Shell Education
    72 Pages, Grades 4 - 8
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    Out of My Mind: An Instructional Guide for Literature

    Out of My Mind tells the compelling story about a girl with cerebral palsy and a photographic memory who is determined to change how people view her disability. This instructional guide for literature provides engaging activities that incorporate the following research-based literacy skills: close reading tasks; text-based vocabulary practice; cross-curricular activities; text-dependent questions; reader response writing prompts; leveled comprehension questions; story elements comprehension tasks; diverse and relevant assessments. Strengthen your students' literacy skills by implementing this high-interest resource in your classroom!


     
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    Taming the Wild Text: Literacy Strategies for Today's ...

    Shell Education
    184 Pages, Grades K - 12
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    Taming the Wild Text: Literacy Strategies for Today's Reader

    Taming the Wild Text: Literacy Strategies for Today's Reader provides teachers with the best practices for teaching reading to 21st century students. This resource guides teachers in how to meet the changing needs of today's readers while still meeting today's rigorous standards. The big ideas and actionable lessons can be tailored to different grade levels, different types of devices, and different technology plans. Students are reading multiple genres on multiple platforms, and this resource emphasizes integrating technology and finding a balance in the literacy classroom between print and digital texts.


     
  • Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching and Learning (Second Edition) cover

    Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching and Learning (Second ...

    Shell Education
    304 Pages, Grades K - 12
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    Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching and Learning (Second Edition)

    Written to address all grade levels, this classroom resource provides teachers with strategies to support their culturally and linguistically diverse students. This highly readable book by Dr. Sharroky Hollie explores the pedagogy of culturally responsive teaching, and includes tips, techniques, and activities that are easy to implement in today's classrooms. Both novice and seasoned educators will benefit from the helpful strategies described in this resource to improve on the following pedagogical areas: classroom management, use of text, academic vocabulary, and situational appropriateness.This updated 2nd edition is grounded in the latest research.


     
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    Guided Math Workstations 6-8

    Shell Education
    144 Pages, Grades 6 - 8
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    Guided Math Workstations 6-8

    This invaluable professional resource instructs teachers on how to successfully implement Guided Math Workstations into grades 6-8 classrooms. With detailed instructions that are easily adopted into today's classrooms, this book contains everything teachers need to set up, plan, and manage workstations. Guided Math Workstations allow teachers to address their students' varied learning needs within a carefully planned numeracy-rich environment where students are challenged to not just do math, but to become mathematicians. Teachers will be able to successfully target the specific needs of learners with small-group lessons as students work independently on math workstation tasks. Each workstation task includes: an overview of the lesson, materials, objective, procedure, and differentiation tactics; a Student Task card with directions and a materials list for the task to help with implementation and organization; a Talking Points card with math vocabulary words and sentence stems to encourage mathematical discourse; and additional resources for each task.


     
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    Guided Math Workstations 3-5

    Shell Education
    136 Pages, Grades 3 - 5
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    Guided Math Workstations 3-5

    This invaluable professional resource instructs teachers on how to successfully implement Guided Math Workstations into grades 3-5 classrooms. With detailed instructions that are easily adopted into today's classrooms, this book contains everything teachers need to set up, plan, and manage workstations. Guided Math Workstations allow teachers to address their students' varied learning needs within a carefully planned numeracy-rich environment where students are challenged to not just do math, but to become mathematicians. Teachers will be able to successfully target the specific needs of learners with small-group lessons as students work independently on math workstation tasks. Each workstation task includes: an overview of the lesson, materials, objective, procedure, and differentiation tactics; a Student Task card with directions and a materials list for the task to help with implementation and organization; a Talking Points card with math vocabulary words and sentence stems to encourage mathematical discourse; and additional resources for each task.


     
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    Guided Math Workstations K-2

    Shell Education
    144 Pages, Grades K - 2
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    Guided Math Workstations K-2

    This invaluable professional resource instructs teachers on how to successfully implement Guided Math Workstations into K-2 classrooms. With detailed instructions that are easily adopted into today's classrooms, this book contains everything teachers need to set up, plan, and manage workstations. Guided Math Workstations allow teachers to address their students' varied learning needs within a carefully planned numeracy-rich environment where students are challenged to not just do math, but to become mathematicians. Teachers will be able to successfully target the specific needs of learners with small-group lessons as students work independently on math workstation tasks. Each workstation task includes: an overview of the lesson, materials, objective, procedure, and differentiation tactics; a Student Task card with directions and a materials list for the task to help with implementation and organization; a Talking Points card with math vocabulary words and sentence stems to encourage mathematical discourse; and additional resources for each task.


     
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    The Hundred Dresses: An Instructional Guide for Literature

    Shell Education
    72 Pages, Grades K - 3
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    The Hundred Dresses: An Instructional Guide for Literature

    This standards-based instructional guide for literature will help support students as they read the novel The Hundred Dresses, an inspirational story of a Polish girl who is bullied by her classmates for wearing the same dress every day. Using the engaging activities and lessons, students will learn how to use close reading techniques, respond to text-dependent questions, analyze the text to determine meaning, make summaries, and more. This invaluable resource is key to supporting the rich exploration of literature in today's classrooms.


     
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    Guided Math Workshop

    Shell Education
    232 Pages, Grades K - 8
    Regular: $45.99  Add to cart

     

    Guided Math Workshop

    This must-have resource helps teachers successfully plan, organize, implement, and manage Guided Math Workshop. It provides practical strategies for structure and implementation to allow time for teachers to conduct small-group lessons and math conferences to target student needs. The tested resources and strategies for organization and management help to promote student independence and provide opportunities for ongoing practice of previously mastered concepts and skills. With sample workstations and mathematical tasks and problems for a variety of grade levels, this guide is sure to provide the information that teachers need to minimize preparation time and meet the needs of all students.


     
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    Dive into Close Reading: Strategies for Your 3-5 ...

    Shell Education
    280 Pages, Grades 3 - 5
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    Dive into Close Reading: Strategies for Your 3-5 Classroom

    Explore the what, why, and how of close reading to give students in grades 3–5 the tools they need to be successful. In this must-have guide, teachers will learn the key elements of a close reading lesson as well as strategies for analyzing and selecting a text and how to support students based on their progress and performance. The included lesson template will allow teachers to not only use the provided lessons and texts but also create their own. Correlated to standards, this book includes grade-specific sample close reading lessons and digital copies of teacher and student resources.


     
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    Dive into Close Reading: Strategies for Your K-2 ...

    Shell Education
    272 Pages, Grades K - 2
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    Dive into Close Reading: Strategies for Your K-2 Classroom

    Explore the what, why, and how of close reading to give students in grades K–2 the tools they need to be successful. In this must-have guide, teachers will learn the key elements of a close reading lesson as well as strategies for analyzing and selecting a text and how to support students based on their progress and performance. The included lesson template will allow teachers to not only use the provided lessons and texts but also create their own. Correlated to standards, this book includes grade-specific sample close reading lessons and digital copies of teacher and student resources.


     
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    Content Area Writing that Rocks (and Works!)

    Shell Education
    120 Pages, Grades 3 - 12
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    Content Area Writing that Rocks (and Works!)

    Engage third through twelfth grade students with creative strategies to develop their writing skills with the help of Content Area Writing That Rocks.This standards-based resource provides teachers with strategies and suggestions to build writing skills based on students' interests in technology, social media, and other contemporary topics. This guide supports overall writing instruction across the content areas.


     
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    Teaching Social Studies Today 2nd Edition

    Shell Education
    208 Pages, Grades K - 12
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    Teaching Social Studies Today 2nd Edition

    This second edition of Teaching Social Studies Today has been updated to reflect the latest research and today's best practices in social studies instruction. This invaluable resource focuses on implementing social studies instruction with a language arts instructional lens. It addresses effective research-supported ways to differentiate instruction, as well as how curriculum can be extended, accelerated, and enriched for the C3 framework. Packed with various teaching methods and techniques, up-to-date research-based theory and practical applications, and easy-to-implement strategies and techniques, this book is essential reading for both novice and seasoned teachers.