This week on Beyond the Letters, Kate and Maggie speak with Harper B. Keenan about the importance of queer representation in our schools, and the great impact of inclusive curriculum. (continue reading)
This week on Beyond the Letters, Kate and Maggie speak with Cody Miller about strategies for bringing theory into practice when it comes to celebrating and supporting LGBTQ+ students. (continue reading)
Today on the Heinemann Podcast, we’re excited to bring you a special read aloud episode with author Kate Roberts. In her latest book, A Novel Approach Kate takes a close look at both whole-class novels and independent reading...
To practice reading skills either as a student or a teacher, you can download the skills and strategies bookmarks that accompany A Novel Approach. Each set is available for free download and filled with steps that readers can take with them in whatever text they're currently reading. (continue reading)
Here, Kate Roberts shares just a few extended classroom clips from her book, A Novel Approach. In this blog, you'll get a chance to watch Kate confer with two different students, and see how Kate structures a mini-less and read aloud. (continue reading)
Reading whole-class novels is the way many of us were taught and the way that many of us learned to teach. A class of students reading the same book while being led through the work by an experienced teacher is so ingrained that some of us did not even consider it a method of teaching. (continue reading)