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    NAD Modern Languages Curriculum Guide 9-12 Grade 9-Grade 12
    The NAD curriculum guide for teaching French, German or Spanish to Grades 9-12 includes a philosophy statement, rationale, essential learning objectives for each major subtopic, and teacher resource listing of national and international support organizations,...

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    Pathways - NAD Integrated Language Arts Website Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Resources to successfully implement the NAD integrated language arts program for elementary English studies. Pathways is organized around two central features: cross-curricular themes and a scope and sequence of strategies. This program includes reading, writing,...

  • Scott Foresman/Pearson Grade 1-Grade 8
    Scott Foresman (owned by Pearson) is a leading elementary educational publisher of leveled readers and textbooks for science, language arts, mathematics, social studies, art, music and ESL.

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    A No-Paper Day Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A multigrade teacher shares how to implement a no-paper day each week. This is a day where students learn but the teacher doesn't have to take home papers to grade for the day. The author shares ideas for how to teach math, reading, Bible, language, spelling,...

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    A Phonics Patchwork Kindergarten-Grade 2
    This article follows a new teacher's discoveries of how to teach phonics in a fun and exciting way. Utilizing many different sources, she divided the consonants into 'good guys' and 'bad guys,' taught vowel sounds through chants and songs, as well as sight...

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    A Place In God's Heart Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Kay Rizzo shares the secret of contentment, the guarantee of abundance, the heart of worship, the solution to spiritual thirst, and more in this daily devotional book. Devotional exercises concluding each chapter will help you apply the principles of shared...

  • ABC Tools to Create Documents Kindergarten-Grade 8
    "abcteach provides tools to help teachers create the documents they need for their classrooms when they can't find exactly what they are looking for elsewhere. You can try all of our tools for free!" Tools generator includes ABC sort,...

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    Adventist Girl Series Grade 3-Grade 6
    A new series of long-ago stories for Adventist girls that shares our Adventist heritage. The series is divided into four sets, and each set has four books. Series titles include: Sarah,...

  • Alabama Office of School Readiness Preschool-Kindergarten
    Alabama Office of School Readiness (OSR) website. OSR funds programs, provides quality training, and increases local and state-wide collaboration among early care providers, advocates, and parents.

  • All Kinds of Minds Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This non-profit institute helps students who struggle with learning measurably improve their success in school and life by providing programs that integrate educational, scientific, and clinical expertise. The organization offers a helpful tool-kit for parents...

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    Basal Readers and Trade Books Kindergarten-Grade 4
    This article gives a detailed overview of how to combine the Life Reading Series basal readers with trade books, using a unit from the readers with a book, or several books, which have the same theme. The ultimate goal is that students will see reading as...

  • Basic Reading Inventory: Pre-primer through Grade 12 and Early Literacy Assessments Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This all-in-one package includes all of the tools needed for teachers to assess, interpret, and develop responsive reading instruction for their students. Consists of a manual which includes all of the information needed for administering, scoring, and interpreting...

  • Book Adventure Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Book Adventure is a FREE reading motivation program for children in grades K-8. Children create their own book lists from over 7,000 recommended titles, take multiple choice quizzes on the books they've read, and earn points and prizes for their literary successes....

  • Brain Pop Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "BrainPOP creates animated, curricular content that engages students, supports teachers, and bolsters achievement – in classrooms, at home, and on mobile devices." It utilizes interactive online learning with quizzes, game play, and activities in many subjects.

  • Caldecott Medal Award Winners Preschool-Grade 5
    A list of all the Caldecott Medal Award Winners from 1938-present. Caldecotts are awarded annually to the illustrator of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

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    Christian Story Books Grade 1-Grade 12
    Find family-friendly reading, focusing on children's books that are interesting, uplifting, and have a purpose. Products are evaluated "in terms of quality, educational impact, comprehensiveness, cost effectiveness, specific needs being met, overall value,...

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    Cinquain Poetry For Grade Two ... Why Not? Grade 2-Grade 3
    Linda Steinke shares a creative way to combine a literature character study and cinquain poetry for students in grade two.

  • Complete Reading Disabilities Handbook Kindergarten-Grade 4
    "This unique handbook gives reading and learning disability teachers one of the most comprehensive and practical resources available today for diagnosing and remediating all types of reading disabilities in elementary and middle school students. Included...

  • Continental Press Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Continental Press and Seedling Publications prepare exceptional quality materials for students, teachers, and administrators at fair and affordable prices. Subject areas include reading, language arts, social science, science, map skills, Spanish, ESL/ELL...

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    Creating Reading Excitement Through Character Dialogue Journals Kindergarten-Lifelong
    In this article, a teacher education professor shares how her college students would communicate with elementary students through character dialogue journals. Each college student assumed the persona of a literary character, and each week, would answer letters...

  • Dealing with Feelings Series Preschool-Grade 4
    This series acknowledges specific feelings and offers children several ways to deal with them. Each book features a choose-your-own-adventure format, and shows what different outcomes of choices might be — allowing the children to back up and try another...

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    Definition of a Learning Disability Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article from the JAE special exceptional child issue defines learning disabilities and lists characteristics of the learning disabled. The characteristics of oral expressive, reading/spelling, mathematics calculations, auditory perception, fine motor,...

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    Detective Zack Series Grade 5-Grade 8
    A ten book series of adventure stories that build faith in the Bible and God. Titles include: Detective Zack and the Secret of Noah's Flood Detective Zack and the Secrets in the Sand Detective Zack and the Red Hat Mystery Detective Zack...

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    Direct Instruction Lesson Plan with Manipulatives - Language Arts Kindergarten-Grade 1
    A kindergarten language arts lesson developing phonemic awareness, practicing letter recognition, letter sounds and sight words, and more.

  • Dover Publication Free Sampler Kindergarten-Grade 6
    Try out Dover Publication Sampler pages and receive weekly emails of free sample activity pages for children's books that can be printed or downloaded. Dover also provides regular sampler pages from non-children's...

  • Dyslexia Symptoms & Dyslexia Signs Preschool-Lifelong
    This resource details the symptoms of dyslexia, including the possible effects of this disorder on math and handwriting.

  • Education World Preschool-Lifelong
    Education World's goal is to make it easy for educators to integrate the Internet into the classroom. Includes a search engine for educational web sites only

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    Ellen White - Friend Of Angels Grade 5-Grade 8
    In Ellen White: Friend of Angels, author and historian Paul Ricchiuti presents Ellen White as a real human being-one who got sick, had pain, cried, laughed, and had close friends and bitter enemies. Yet she was loving, kind, thoughtful, and dedicated...

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    Ellen White related children-youth books Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Utilize this bibliography of Ellen White-related children's/youth books available through the Adventist Book Center. Book name, author, targeted age, and publisher are provided.

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    English Curriculum Framework SPD Grade 5-Grade 12
    An essential curriculum development tool: this downloadable framework outlines the Adventist philosophy, values and principles, and shows teachers how valuing, thinking and other learning skills can be taught from a Christian viewpoint in this subject. It...

  • First Thousand Words-many language options Preschool-Grade 6
    This classic Usborne vocabulary book for young children and reluctant readers has now been revised to include many brand new illustrations. It is designed to develop first reading and spelling skills and contains a full alphabetic index. It provides a treasury...

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    For His Honor Grade 9-Grade 12
    A compelling true story of Terry Johnson, a young man who God singled out to become the first handicapped person to serve in the President's Honor Guard. His story is one of perseverance and Christian witness.

  • Fundations: Wilson Language Basics for K-3 Kindergarten-Grade 3
    Wilson Fundations for K-3 is a phonological/phonemic awareness, phonics and spelling program for the general education classroom. Fundations is based upon the Wilson Reading System® principles and serves as a prevention program to help reduce reading and...

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    Getting Action Into Phonics Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Shirani de Alwis-Chand describes action phonics and shows how music, rhythm, and movement can be used to enhance memory. Discussed are the essential features of action phonics: breath control, pointer control, verbal clues, exaggerated articulation, vowel...

  • Global Classrooms Interactive Resources Page Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Links to many interactive learning tools, organized by subject areas: math, reading and language arts, links for students, science, social studies, art, and physical education for all ages.

  • Great Books Foundation Kindergarten-Lifelong
    An adventure in thinking, the Great Books Foundation is a nonprofit educational organization. Junior Great Books combines interpretive discussion and activities with outstanding literature to help students of all abilities learn to read for meaning, think...

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    Grouping Students for Reading Instruction Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Ideas for teaching reading more effectively in small schools. Reading instruction provides unusual challenges because students must be taught at a mastery level and provided with enrichment and reinforcement. Suggestions dealing with general group management...

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    Guided Reading and Pathways Kindergarten-Grade 4
    Discover how guided reading is used as an integral part of Pathways. Barbara Plubell's 2006 NAD Teachers Convention presentation provides insights and resources for lower elementary reading classes.

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    Guided Reading, Literature Circles, and Reading Workshop Kindergarten-Grade 8
    The purpose of this article is to familiarize teachers with terms and practices that will make the implementation of the new North American Division (NAD) Office of Education's Elementary Reading Curriculum (Pathways) as effective as possible. The article...

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    Guidelines for Good Reading Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Forest Lake Education Center's concise set of guidelines for selecting and evaluating what is worth reading from an Adventist Christian perspective. Share with students, parents, and faculty.

  • Harper Teaching Resources Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Harpers printable Teachers' Guides include general discussion questions and suggestions for reaching across the curriculum: math, science, language arts, music, and social studies. The theme and skill connections offered in the guides give students the opportunity...

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    Helping Struggling Readers and Students With Limited English Proficiency Kindergarten-Grade 3
    This article examines reading expectations for students, particularly in kindergarten through grade 3, as well as strategies that regular classroom teachers can use to identify and assist struggling readers. Many teachers know what reading materials and strategies...

  • Highlights Grade 1-Grade 6
    Highlights is dedicated to helping children grow in basic skills and knowledge, in creativeness, in ability to think and reason, in sensitivity to others, in high ideals and worthy ways of living. Highlights publishes two magazines: Highlights Five for ages...

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    Holiday Materials - October - Teacher Bulletin Volume 6 Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Activities for celebrating the following holidays and events in the month of October: Book It! Reading Incentive Program Black Poetry Day National Popcorn Popping Month

  • Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The Homeschooling Resource Guide is a comprehensive and growing guide of home schooling resources and services to help each child reach their highest potential. The guide provides links to publishers and supply companies, art, music, reading, and general curriculum...

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    Honors Club Series Grade 5-Grade 8
    Pathfinder mysteries that help teach an honor. Titles include: Photography Honor: The Bandit of Benson Park Wilderness Living Honor: The...

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    How Can I Help My Students Who Struggle With Reading Comprehension? Kindergarten-Grade 6
    The most important skill in reading is constructing meaning. Reading and comprehension are defined, as a precise definition of both will help teachers understand how to choose appropriate classroom interventions for individual needs. Comprehension instruction...

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    I Can Read Series - Review and Herald Kindergarten-Grade 2
    Developed for the classroom and home school teaching, this series of early readers are all bilingual (English and Spanish). Topics include Bible stories, character development, and living things/animals. Each book features a vocabulary list, reading comprehension...

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    If You Teach K-3 You Need This Book Kindergarten-Grade 3
    Findings of the National Reading Panel show what it takes to make successful readers in the early grades. In this 2006 NAD Teachers Convention workshop, learn about the five elements essential to teaching reading in the early grades: phonemic awareness, phonics,...

  • International Reading Association Tertiary
    The International Reading Association is the world's leading organization of literacy professionals. It publishes the following professional journals: The Reading Teacher, Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, Reading Research Quarterly, Lectura y Vida,...

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    Introducing Children to Authors Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article discusses the importance of introducing students to authors, not just nameless stories in a basal reader or trade book. Learning more about authors helps students to connect with the literature they are reading. Some ideas for introducing an author...

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    JAE Editorial: Reading, Writing, and Revolution Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Ian Bothwell's editorial discusses some of the controversy surrounding the teaching of reading, including phonics, whole language, basal readers and more. Articles are divided into the following categories: Elementary Level Teaching...

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    JAE Editorial: Pathways to Excellence Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Guest editor Erma Lee describes the new reading program for the North American Division. Pathways: Journey to Excellence Through Literacy is a reading program adapted from the Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company's core program and developed specifically...

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    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: Summer Institute Offered for School Improvement Through Staff Development; High-Achieving Teens Tell of Considering Suicide;...

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    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: Reading and Writing Habits of American Students; Teacher's' Participation in Professional Development; What Keeps Teachers...

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    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: Ideal Content of High School Presented by U.S. Education Secretary; Changes Foreseen in Job Training by Year 2000; Early Semester Calendar Gains Popularity; Saving...

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    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers - December 1990 Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: Average Teacher Work Week; What Teachers Do All Week; Teachers Rate Problems in SDA Schools; Violence in Schools; Teachers...

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    Jaime Jorge - No More Broken Strings and Crescendo Grade 9-Tertiary
    The intriguing story of world-renowned violinist Jaime Jorge in his search for God's purpose in his life is told in his two books.

  • Joshua's Song Grade 4-Grade 6
    Boston, 1919. It's been a terrible year for thirteen-year-old Joshua Harper. The influenza pandemic that's sweeping the world has claimed his father's life; his voice has changed, so he can't sing int he Boston Boys' Choir anymore; and now money is scarce....

  • Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy Kindergarten-Lifelong
    One of 5 excellent journals from the International Reading Association. Other titles include: The Reading Teacher, Reading Research Quarterly, Lectura y vida (in Spanish), and Reading Online (at The journal can be subscribed to and...

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    Journey Through Israel Unit Plan Grade 3-Grade 8
    "Journey Through Israel is designed to take the students on a walk through the Holy Land - the places where Jesus walked and ministered. It is a religious pilgrimage with some history included. It is hoped that after working through this unit,...

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    Julius & Friends Series Kindergarten-Grade 2
    Seventh-day Adventist-developed trade book series of funny and interesting animal stories that build character. Titles include: Julius, the Pesky...

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    Kendall Hunt Religious Publishing Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Kendall Hunt is the publisher of the NAD Adventist K-8 reading series (Pathways), as well as Kindergarten Stepping Stones and ByDesign Science.

  • Kids Reads Grade 1-Grade 12
    Kidsreads is the best place on the web for kids to find info about their favorite books, series and authors. Reviews of the newest titles, interviews with the coolest authors and special features on great books are our specialties. And for even more reading...

  • Kidspiration Kindergarten-Grade 5
    Created for K-5 learners, Kidspiration provides an easy way to apply the proven principles of visual learning. Students build graphic organizers by combining pictures, text and spoken words to represent thoughts and information.

  • Knowledge Adventure Preschool-Grade 2
    The software producers of JumpStart and MathBlaster series invite kids to learn through endless gaming adventures in 3D virtual worlds. Leveled learning materials in a wide range of topics and skill areas available.

  • Ladybug Magazine Preschool-Kindergarten
    Ladybug is the children's magazine that opens the door to reading for children ages 3-6. Colorful illustrations draw children into the text, and each issue offers a mix of enchanting stories at appropriate reading levels - some that students can explore on...

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    Language Arts - Outside Reading Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Learn how teacher Tammy managed required outside reading in her multigrade classroom.

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    Language Arts for the Gifted Student Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Students who are gifted in language arts need to learn to use higher thinking skills in analyzing literature. They need encouragement and affirmation. This article also introduces the TAG (Talents and Gifts) curriculum developed by the Pacific Union Conference....

  • Laura Ingalls Wilder, Frontier Girl Grade 4-Grade 8
    This website it full of information about Laura Ingalls Wilder, author of the Little House on the Prairie books. There is information about the houses and family; you can listen to songs that Pa played on his fiddle; learn more about her real life; find out...

  • Learning Disabilities Handbook Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This handbook is designed to empower teachers to work with their students who struggle in the areas of: reading, writing, math, visual/auditory perception and difficulties, ADHD, developmental delays, English as a Second Language. It shows characteristics...

  • Link to Learning - Ontario Curriculum Links Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Linking you to websites supporting the Ontario curriculum, by subject area: language, mathematics, the arts, science and technology, social studies, history and geography, health and physical education. Special sections included for kindergarten, teacher advisory...

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    Literary Clubs: Enhancing Critical Thinking, Reading, and Writing Skills Grade 11-Lifelong
    Forming literary clubs is one way of enriching the curriculum and motivating in-coming freshmen to think, read, and write critically at a college level. Daley discusses the educator's role in assisting students who arrive at college with inadequate reading,...

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    Literature - Bringing Pleasure and Value to Young Readers Grade 3-Grade 6
    McGarrell discusses how young readers can learn to love great literature. They can learn a lot from what they read and they will be able to apply what they learn in the stories. This paper was presented at the 18th Institute of Christian Teaching.

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    Literature: Bringing Pleasure and Value to Young Readers Kindergarten-Grade 8
    This JAE article argues that students in elementary school can understand and learn from literature as well as older students. In good literature, the story is basic; it promotes ethical sensitivity; it inspires imitation; and it communicates values. There...

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    Making Education Work Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The combined efforts of school and home as well as reading, phonics, math, writing, science, and homework are important areas in which schools can make education work. A discussion of the U.S. Department of Education's "What Works: Research About Teaching...

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    Math and Reading Help For Kids Preschool-Grade 10
    Math and Reading Help for Kids is a directory of hundreds of original articles, tips, and resources centered on the topic of children's learning. Although the articles in this site are primarily written to help parents make informed decisions about their child's...

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    Math-Related Problems of Dyslexia Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Strategies for helping the learning-disabled child master math. Math difficulties may be traced to dyslexia and/or reading related problems, may be part of an overall learning disability, but for some math may be the only subject in which they have problems....

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    Messiah Grade 5-Grade 8
    A contemporary adaptation of The Desire of Ages. Jerry Thomas' friendly style amplifies the beautiful message of this devotional classic, making the sublime themes of the original easier to grasp.

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    Michael Asks Why Grade 5-Grade 8
    Have your children ever asked questions about the Time of Trouble, or why we go to church on Sabbath when so many of their Christian friends go on Sunday? Michael Asks Why is a creative adaptation for children of Ellen White's classic The Great Controversy....

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    My Best Friend Jesus Preschool-Grade 2
    Cheryl Woolsey makes it easy to bring your preschool children to Jesus every day with 180 short, simple devotionals. These well crafted devotionals build on Jesus' action-based style of teaching and explore Jesus’ life through the book of Matthew....

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    NAD Preschool-Grade 5
    The official website for Adventurer club ministry in the North American Division (NAD) includes resources and spiritual refreshment tools for leaders and parents. It links to resources - clubs, conferences, family resources, and leadership; Adventurer products...

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    NAD Youth Ministries Grade 1-Grade 12
    The official site of the North American Division (NAD) Youth Ministries department. Webpages within the site for youth, pathfinders, adventurers, and camp. It contains director's updates, committee updates, links, events, resources, photos, and reading lists...

  • National Council of Teachers of English - NCTE Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Devoted to supporting and improving the teaching and learning of English and the language arts at all levels of education. The NCTE publishes the following journals which are available in print and online: Elementary: Language Arts, School Talk, and...

  • Nebraska Office of Early Childhood Preschool-Kindergarten
    Nebraska Office of Early Childhood website. Links provided to accreditation and quality improvement of early childhood programs, child care networks, early childhood education programs, training centers, interagency coordinating council, Even Start literacy...

  • PBS Kids Website Kindergarten-Grade 3
    Links to websites associated with PBS children's programming. Most of these have educational games for the kids. Age level varies with show (preschool through early elementary).

  • Perceptual Motor Development Kindergarten
    A motor development program for preschool and elementary school age children. Includes activities that develop balance, awareness of body and space, eye-foot coordination, hand-eye coordination, jumping, sequencing, locomotor movements, reading readiness,...

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    PET 11-05: Panorama of Educational Thoughts Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Download Vaughn Jennings' May 2011 newsletter for Adventist teachers in North America. This edition features free resources to facilitate reading, writing and arithmetic.

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    Predictors of sixth-grade English-reading performance in Adventist schools in Mindanao, Philippines Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Proficient reading determines the academic success and eventually the future of the school child. Reading is among the important skills upon which other academic learning can be achieved by school children. In the Philippines, reading is an interactive process...

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    Prevention is Worth Many a Cure Kindergarten-Grade 6
    Helping children succeed as readers takes a pro-active approach from the teacher and parental involvement. Patricia Cove shares how keeping vocabulary logs, having students complete book reports, keep journals, and write creative stories or little books can...

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    Profile 4: Student Missionary Program Kindergarten-Lifelong
    SALUDS is a student missionary program with a unique mission: literacy. Based at Mountain View College in the Philippines, this program sends student missionaries to reach indigenous tribes, such as the Manobo. Entire villages have learned to read and write...

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    Profile 5: Parent Involvement Kindergarten-Lifelong
    The Language Literacy Program at Canberra Christian School enlists the help of parents and community members to meet the need of students. They have achieved a ratio of one adult to every two students. Serving the Australian community since 1972, the school...

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    Promoting Reading Month Grade 1-Grade 8
    Are you ready to get your students excited about reading? Making reading month special and exciting is a great way to promote reading in all grades. In this 2006 NAD Teachers Convention presentation, discover techniques that have generated noticeable improvement...

  • Raz-Kids Kindergarten-Grade 6
    Raz-Kids, a product of Learning A-Z, is an interactive online book source for students. It permits teacher’s to control (individualize for specific student) access to various grade level books in the interactive library. The online leveled books and...

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    Readers Theatre - A Unique Approach to Reading and Writing Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Readers Theatre provides opportunities for readers and audiences to interact. Students develop writing and communication skills, along with comprehension and understanding of subject matter. The author gives examples of how Readers Theatre can be used across...

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    Readers Theatre - Bringing the Bible to Life Grade 1-Grade 7
    A collection of 12 Reader's Theatre scripts teaching Bible stories and Christian themes (ex. heaven). Each script also has a page of Extension Activities in various areas of the curriculum so the teacher can introduce the script in an interesting fashion or...

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    Readers Theatre for Christian Worship - Biblical Stories of Courage and Faith Grade 5-Lifelong
    This book includes 20 presentational scripts taking around 8 minutes to read. These scripts are not interactive with the audience. Readings include stories from both the Old and New Testament writings: Christmas, Prodigal Son, Good Samaritan, Ruth, Noah, Abraham,...

  • Readers Theatre in the Classroom Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Need some help improving your students' comprehension and reading fluency? Want to increase active participation, maximize learning time, and build motivation? This manual for teachers of children and adults deals with the use of Readers Theatre in the classroom,...

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    Reading and Writing: The Autobiographical Connection Grade 9-Grade 12
    The author discusses a reading/writing course he created, "The Art of Autobiography." His course focuses on six stylistic features present in autobiographies and common to most narrative writing: the use of dialogue to replace some indirect discourse,...

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    Reading Boys Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This article suggests positive steps teachers can take to foster in their male students a greater engagement with reading. From the JAE special issue on reading.

  • Reading Rockets Kindergarten-Grade 4
    Reading Rockets offers a wealth of strategies, lessons, and activities designed to help young children learn to read. Resources assist parents, teachers, and other educators in working with struggling readers who require additional help in reading and comprehension...

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    Relationships between learning style preferences of selected elementary pupils and their achievement in Math and Reading Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The purpose was to determine (1) which learning style elements, as characteristic of High and of Low Achievers in Math and in Reading, effectively discriminate between these groups, and (2) which learning style elements may be predictors of achievement in...

  • Scholastic Preschool-Grade 8
    Scholastic produces supplementary educational materials. For the teacher there are reproducibles, lesson plans, and classroom activities. There are games and online activities for kids. For the family, there are parent and child games and learning activities....

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    Shoebox Kids Adventure Series Grade 4-Grade 6
    A twelve book Seventh-day Adventist-developed trade book series created to build faith in school aged children. The series is full of adventure including topics such as baptism, prayer, forgiveness, trust, prejudice, and more. Current titles include:

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    Shoebox Kids Bible Stories Grade 3-Grade 4
    A six book Seventh-day Adventist-developed trade book series covering the Old Testament that make truths relevant to today's kids. Titles include: Creation to Abraham From Isaac to the Red Sea From Sinai to the Walls of Jericho From...

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    Sonrise Farm Series Grade 5-Grade 8
    A four book series about a girl and her horse that builds faith in God. Meet Jenny Thomas and her courageous Palomino mare Sunny. Their inspirational adventures are based on true stories, and are sure to inspire horse lovers of all ages. Titles include:

  • Spider Magazine Kindergarten-Grade 3
    Spider magazine is designed to fascinate children, ages 6-9, at the critical time when they start to read, think, and learn for themselves. Stories, poems, and nonfiction articles are carefully selected to encourage students to read on their own, drawn along...

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    Spiritual Resources for NIGHT Grade 9-Grade 12
    Elie Weisel's Nobel Peace Prize winning NIGHT is a profound work of literature and an excellent choice for the teacher who wishes to teach for spiritual growth as well as literary understanding and skills. This resource provides accompanying thought questions,...

  • SRA Reading Laboratory Series Grade 1-Grade 9
    SRA Reading Laboratory (available digitally and in print) allows students to read stories on their own and do comprehension questions and writing activities, working at their own pace. Stories that are inappropriate for an Adventist Christian class can be...

  • Starfall Kindergarten-Grade 2
    The Starfall Method promises to improve reading acquisition by using the Internet to help make it fun for the children and easy for the educators. The Starfall learn-to-read website is offered free as a public service, though some content is restricted to members.

  • Steck-Vaughn Phonics Preschool-Grade 4
    Accelerate your students' progress while helping them become successful, confident readers. Uses rhyme, thematic units, colorful photos, flash cards and activities to engage attention and spark imagination. Thematic links between all five books give students...

  • Stenhouse Publishers Kindergarten-Grade 12
    View online books from Stenhouse Publishers, a general publisher for books on teaching reading in content areas, language arts, literacy, and math. These books may be read and purchased online. With a free membership, you can preview books online before purchase....

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    Strategies for Helping Beginning Readers With Dyslexia Kindergarten-Grade 2
    A multisensory approach to phonics is important for reading success. Dyslexics' problems are not caused by lack of intelligence, incompetent instruction, or insufficient social interaction. What can a teacher do? The teacher must bolster the child's sense...

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    Student Success: How to Help Your Child - A Primer for Parents Kindergarten-Grade 12
    What can parents do to help their children succeed? Ed Christian provides a practical discussion of how teachers and parents can work together to help students be successful. Special emphasis is given to the role of the parents, however. Christian suggests...

  • Sunburst Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Find multimedia educational software, videos, and printed supplements created or distributed by Sunburst. Offering over 500 software, print and Web-delivered titles designed specifically for schools. Specialized educational pricing available.

  • Teaching Proficiency though Reading and Storytelling Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This website provides materials on how to teach any foreign language for mastery. This method teaches students a few words a day but with repetition and storytelling students quickly reach fluency.

  • The Booksource Preschool-Grade 12
    The Booksource provides the education market with the largest selection of new and classic titles and classroom collections. It currently has over 30,000 titles in its catalog, representing more than 150 publishers. Booksource has designed collections of literature...

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    The Case of My Favorite Book - Creating a Reading Class Skit Kindergarten-Grade 8
    This play can provide lots of fun and at the same time be great reading motivation. It could be presented at chapel, a parent meeting, or in class.

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    The Circuit Riding Judge Grade 4-Grade 8
    In the format of Reader's Theater, this reading is designed to remind us that God is our Father, our Judge and our Advocate. The participants are 3 readers and 3 seekers.

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    The Learning-Disabled Child: A Challenge for Christian Teachers Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article from the JAE special exceptional child issue questions how Christian teachers can deal with learning-disabled children. Children must be tested to determine their specific problem, then given material at the proper reading level. Ideas for teaching...

  • The Looniest Limerick Book in the World Grade 5-Grade 8
    A collection of limericks for children which acts as a resource for teaching creative writing and poetry.

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    The Man Who Couldn't Be Killed Grade 9-Grade 12
    An unforgettable story of faith and miraculous deliverance in Communist China that will inspire teens to believe in a God who is greater that any problem.

  • The Secret School Grade 3-Grade 6
    When a country one-room school teacher is called away for the last few months of the school year and the school is closed, fourteen year old Ida decides to fill in so that students can continue their education and so that she and an older student can still...

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    The Travels of Tavers: Using Theme/Journal Books in Your Classroom Kindergarten-Grade 2
    Carolyn Scheller shares a creative way of stimulating interest and inspiring creativity in the social studies classroom. Each year she selects a mascot for her class; the mascot travels with the class and their families on field trips or family excursions....

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    Thirteen Ways to Make Children Want to Read Kindergarten-Grade 6
    Thirteen suggestions for helping children want to read.

  • Universal Preschool Is No Golden Ticket: Why Government Should Not Enter the Preschool Business Preschool-Kindergarten
    Darcy Ann Olsen presents an argument of why government should not enter into the preschool business. Georgia and New York have both implemented universal preschool programs, and many states have followed a similar plan. These programs are voluntary so far,...

  • URL Plato Learning System Courseware Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Plato Learning System Courseware, designed to meet the needs of young adult and adult learners, provides a comprehensive scope and sequence of a broad range of subjects such as: Reading, Writing, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies.

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    Using a Direct-Instruction Approach With the Life Series Readers Kindergarten-Grade 8
    In this article, Shirley Freed interviews a teacher who uses the Direct-Instruction approach to teaching in her third and fourth grade classroom. She shares her strategy for incorporating the Seventh-day Adventist Life Series Readers, and using a system of...

  • Web English Teacher Grade 1-Grade 12
    Find many ideas and links for literature, poetry, drama, ELL/ESL, journalism and writing, speech, reading/literacy, AP, vocabulary and interdisciplinary materials for English teachers.

  • Weekly Reader Preschool-Grade 12
    Weekly Reader produces elementary, middle and high school magazines focusing on health, science, geography, reading, writing, and career education. Many K-12 learning activities and rich teaching resources related to each issue are available online for subscribers....

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    Who is Ellen G White? Kindergarten-Grade 5
    This lesson plan leads grades K-5 students to answer Who is Ellen G. White? As they learn who Ellen White is, they are also lead to make connections between Sister White and their own personal experiences.

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    Whole Language in the Middle and Secondary School Grade 5-Grade 12
    This article shows how whole language can be used in middle and secondary schools. It dispels some myths of whole language, shows how it could be used in mathematics and literature classes, and gives examples of what would be changed in a classroom if a teacher...

  • WiggleWorks Preschool-Grade 3
    Wiggly Works is an inventive reading program that contains three amusing picture books and engaging activities. It includes a phonetics component as well as a practical management system for the teacher. Students hear stories, rewrite them, and read them aloud....

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    Windows on God's World - Glimpses of the Creator through His Handiwork Grade 4-Lifelong
    A great worship text for classroom or home. Each devotional story share an object lesson from nature. From the holy cross toad to the grizzly bear, students are engaged in reading, sharing, and catching glimpses of the Creator through his handiwork. Used copies...

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    You've Got Mail Grade 5-Grade 8
    Use this interactive bulletin board to illustrate that God's Word is 'mail' ready to open, read and learn from.