Welcome to Season 2, Episode 12! In this episode, Jen responds to this question: "I'm curious about what your conferring notes look like. Do you have conventions or abbreviations that you use … [Read more...]
Teachers Ask Jen Serravallo
Jen answers questions posed by actual teachers, twice each week. Teachers like you.
Jennifer Serravallo is the author of eleven books on the teaching of reading and writing, most recently The Reading Strategies Book, a collection of 300 reading strategies organized into 13 goals, each aligned to skills, genres and reading levels (Heinemann 2015).
Welcome to Season 2, Episode 11! In this episode, Jen responds to two question from Mary. First: "What kind of professional development do you recommend for reading specialists working with K-2 … [Read more...]
Welcome to Season 2, Episode 10! In this episode, Jen responds to a question from Lisa: "In a K/1 classroom, what is your ideal balance for guided reading, strategy groups, and conferring during … [Read more...]
Welcome to Season 2, Episode 9! In this episode, Jen responds to a question from Carol: "What kind of reading responses would you want students in grades 3-5 to write in their reading notebook … [Read more...]