Author: Mrs Jackson

  “Sharing wordless books is a terrific way to build important literacy skills, including listening skills, vocabulary, comprehension and an increased awareness of how stories are structured. And children love them — they can really pore over the pictures and create their own story in 
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Dear Parents, On Thursday, February 15, your child should have brought home a new book with an activity.  Below are all of the activities that were sent home for the month of February.  Happy Reading! -Amy Jackson, PHES Reading Specialist   Kindergarten:  Retelling Rope Retelling 
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A book and activity will be sent home in your child’s peechee for the following months:    We know how busy our families are after school, so these books and activities will be an alternative to “Family Literacy Night.” All activities will be added on 
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As a reading teacher I sometimes forget to explain certain reading terms that are used to describe a child as a reader.  Here are a few terms that teachers might use to describe your child as a reader: DRA:  Every child in Kindergarten-3rd grade is assessed 
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With parent teacher conferences coming up you might not know specific questions to ask your child’s teacher about your child’s reading.  Below are a few questions to ask your child’s teacher during that conference: What DRA level is my child reading at? What was my 
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