Mrs. Sarah Cartmill, Literacy Coach
ALES Room 190 MHS Room 236
(716) 375-6600 ext. 2236
Resources for Parents, Students and Teachers to do at home:
- Listen to a story or audio book: What was your favorite part?
- Find a book or magazine. Can you find digraphs th, ch, sh, wh?
- MHS: Can you find Main Idea/Gist and key vocabulary?
- Can you find 'tricky' or sight words in that book or magazine?
- MHS: How about subject-area vocab words?
- Log into Reading A to Z or r Reading eggs and read 2 books or 20 minutes. Answer comprehension questions if applicable.
- MHS: Do this with Scholastic.com or Khan Academy (or grade level homework!)
- Read 2 of your own books and talk to a parent or someone at home about what you read.
- Search around the house for objects that begin with each letter of the alphabet and keep a list.
- MHS: Scavenger hunt/experiment with household items related to homework
- Choose a journal prompt/free write (choice)
- Go to www.readingrockets.org and choose a topic/book or article.
- Visit scholastic.com/learnathome or Khan Academy for free online access & activities.
https://www.nypl.org/books-music-movies/ebookcentral Over 300,000 free online books from New York Public Library!
-Providing support for teachers and students K-12 as we move into year 3 of the RtI project
-Administering assessment, progress monitoring and instructional coaching
-Supporting teachers with strategies, data collection and best practices across the curriculum
-Helping to make informed decisions using the data we are collecting