When thinking about self-selected reading, teachers should ask, "What is the purpose of student choice in reading?" If the purpose of self-selected reading is to encourage students to continue reading and to facilitate their appreciation and maybe even their interest and love of reading, then the motivation that goes hand in hand with student choice cannot be ignored.
Effective literacy instruction should include suggested reading, teacher choice, as well as
Dear Northside families,
For years we have had a staggered start time for elementary, middle, and high schools. This gap in time between grade levels has helped our departments run efficiently as well as allowed for families to get multiple children to school in a timely manner.
NORTHSIDE ISD SUMMER ART CAMP FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL
Experience the world differently. Find the artist in you.
June 17-20 & June 24-27
Holmes High School
Please register online here or contact your campus art teacher for more information