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Our Favorite Back-To-School Blogs

August 8, 2019
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Favorite Back-To-School Blogs for Kindergarten and Pre-K Teachers

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Why Kindergarten Parents Deserve a Family-Friendly Learning Calendar

August 1, 2019
Family Learning Calendar by Nellie Edge- Kindergarten Classroom

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Weekly Focus: Ten Tips for Teaching Handwriting Grip

July 24, 2019
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Guest Blogger, Heather Cacak

July 16, 2019

Hello! My name is Heather Cacak, and I am honored to be a guest blogger on Nellie’s blog. Today’s blog post will focus on what seems like one simple component of the writing workshop time frame, but it’s really how I manage to get my students writing authentically and independently each day.

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How to Simplify Kindergarten Handwriting Instruction

July 2, 2019
Simplify Kindergarten Handwriting Instruction

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The Best Ways to Talk to Kindergartners About Their Writing

June 26, 2019

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Joyful Accelerated Literacy with High-Frequency Sight Words: We Call Them “Heart Words!”

June 19, 2019
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A Preview of Nellie Edge Online Seminar #3. Among the highest impact strategies documented in our Kindergarten Writing and the Common Core program, our “heart words” strategies are the most powerful for building writing stamina and fluency! Writing “heart word” sentences builds the reading brain.

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Kindergarten-Friendly Handwriting: 10 Keys to Success

May 14, 2019

Settling-In Time Sets the Emotional Tone for the Day: Developing Friendship, Responsibility, Self-Motivation, and Collaboration Skills

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How Do Master Kindergarten Teachers Close the Reading Achievement Gap over the Summer?

May 1, 2019

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7 Simple and Delightful Kindergarten Celebrations to End Your Year

April 10, 2019
Glimpses from Joyful Kindergartens

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