Hameray Classroom Literacy Blog

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Leveraging Prior Knowledge Before Writing and Reading Practice [Grades 1–2]
How to Teach Reading and K–1 Math Concepts
Using Mentor Texts to Teach How-To Writing in the Primary Classroom
Seasons with Guided Reading Groups—includes FREE Download!
Ideas for Thanksgiving Lesson Plans [First Grade]
Literacy Strategies for Festive Fall Lessons, Part 2
Literacy Strategies for Festive Fall Lessons, Part 1
The Importance of Repetitive Text for Developing Young Readers [K–1]
5 Strategies to Increase Reading Time and Complexity [Grades K–2]
Using Nonfiction and Fiction Texts for Fluency in First Grade
10 Tips to Maximize Simple Sentence Structures
Interactive Writing as a Collaborative Literacy Experience [K–2]
Best of Series: Improve Vocabulary with Nonfiction Text Features, Part 2
Best of Series: The Importance of Rereading Independent-Leveled Texts
Improving Comprehension Before & During Reading [Grades 1–2]
5 Activities to Build STEM Knowledge [K–2]
6 Strategies for Teaching Cause and Effect [Grades 1–3]
5 Things to Consider when Selecting a Text [K–2]
Using a Bookmark to Help Primary Students with Retelling [K–1]
4 Reading Strategies for When "Sound It Out" Isn't Enough
Making Sense of Story Problems [Grades 1–2]
Questions That Prompt Real-World Connections [First Grade]
Reading and Writing About the Five Senses [First Grade]
Integrating Social-Emotional Learning and Literacy Instruction [K–2]