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31 Things to Do in October 2021 - Family Friendly

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This is the Idea for Every Day October 2021 Edition with a new twist. Thanks to inspiration from my mother, I thought maybe people would prefer quick and snappy ideas of ways to celebrate each October Day in addition to the ones that require more involved planning. You'll find: The October 2021 Idea for Every Day Calendar  - Embed or Printable Blank October 2021 Calendars featuring a Bible verse or inspirational quote A Family Friendly list of 31 Things to Do in October 2021 - Post or Printable We hope this October finds you and yours healthy and happy, and know you're always in our prayers. October 2021 Idea for Every Day Calendar We paired daily holidays with family-friendly and educational links to help you celebrate EVERY day this October. Choose from the embed version or print your own . Blank October 2021 Calendars Use these blank calendars in a way that suits you. I use mine for menu planning. How do you use yours? We'd love to know in the comments below

ABC Nature Walk: Q is for Quills

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Superstar Reading Strategies

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What you might know as " Reciprocal Teaching " (links to Reading Rockets' explanation page), we refer to as Why? Because isn't it every learner's goal to be a ๐ŸŒŸ Superstar Reader ๐ŸŒŸ? Well, even if it's not, it's our goal to make it their goal. If you want to be the best, you learn from the best. These ๐ŸŒŸ Superstar Strategies ๐ŸŒŸ are exactly that: four strategies good readers use while reading.  And we remind our ๐ŸŒŸ Superstar Readers ๐ŸŒŸ of that every time they read.  How We Use Them: At Whole Group shared reading time we model using the strategies. During Small Group instruction we work together to practice the strategies. When reading independently , learners use the strategies on their own . We bet you've seen these strategies before.  The ๐ŸŒŸSuperstar Strategies๐ŸŒŸ are: Predicting Before reading to set the scene and get excited ! During reading to keep them invested in the story and to help them alter initial predictions based on new information. A

ABC Nature Walk: F is for Fawn

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ABC Nature Walk: B is for Bison

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