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What Do Parents Need to Know About Close Reading?

2021-10-05T13:09:05+00:00

Close Reading is an instructional routine requiring students to look critically at a short, complex text, reading the same text multiple times, and answering text dependent questions to deepen understanding. It is included among the Common Core Literacy Anchor Reading standards (R.CCR.1) which states: Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text. One major goal is to give all students the opportunity to engage in close reading of complex text. The spotlight is on close reading because it [...]

What Do Parents Need to Know About Close Reading?2021-10-05T13:09:05+00:00

A Teacher’s Wishlist for Her Students This Summer Break

2021-10-07T07:22:00+00:00

Ahh, summer! That glorious season where life’s crazy fast pace slows down a bit. Teachers get some time off (of course, we’re still here all summer at CLC!) and kids get to be kids (for the most part). We all know that classic funny moment when a student happens to encounter his or her teacher at a non-school location, such as the grocery store, beach, or movie theater. It never fails to amaze the student that yes indeed, teachers are not always at school…although sometimes it does feel that way! We are never far away from thinking about our curriculum; how [...]

A Teacher’s Wishlist for Her Students This Summer Break2021-10-07T07:22:00+00:00

Professional Development
for Educators

PTI

 
Beth
Beth Dinelli, M.Ed
Director, CLC Danvers
[email protected]

Danvers Contact Info

130 Sylvan Street
Danvers, MA 01923

Phone: 978.774.0094

Fax: 978.774.1169

Roz
Roz Wais, MFA
Director, CLC Needham
[email protected]

Needham Contact Info

220 Reservoir Street, Suite 6 Needham, MA 02494-3133

Phone: 781.444.5193

Fax: 781.444.6916