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Word Work, Words Their Way

I’ve previously written about our Words Their Way routines and shared several resources.  This year we made a few changes that I wanted to share. Changes 1-6: Organization and Routine Don’t Cut Inside Envelop Add a Crayon Color Label Add Student Number to Baggie Display Notebooks Batch Prep Sorts Store Sorts Conveniently Have you ever wondered why it took you so long to figure something out?  I’m in my 20th year of teaching and every year it amazes me the number…

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Words Their Way

Word Work, Words Their Way

We’ve just started year two of Words Their Way (WTW) at our school.  Managing 4-5 groups within your classroom seems like a daunting task, but with a little planning, training, and organization, it’s possible! I have created a SMARTboard file that houses all of our activity slides.  At the start of WTW, we use the first few slides to remind ourselves: which group students are in what the WTW expectations are what the WTW routines are what the WTW schedule is  Download…

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