It’s always a proud moment when you hear your students begin to improve their fluency in reading passages. When I heard my kiddos begin to use intonation and reading expression, I knew that we are ready to go up some reading levels. And fast! There is a direct correlation between reading with fluency and reading
If you haven’t caught on, I love my literacy stations. My favorite center is my poetry station. I am a sucker for good children’s poems and I love to incorporate poetry into any literacy lesson that I can. But my usual poetry station has a shared binder with poems in them that each student touches.