Posts Tagged ‘author study’

I’ve been studying with first grade teachers, Michelle Giles and Maddi Johanek at Outley Elementary in Alief ISD this year. It is such a delight to go to their classrooms weekly and think together about meeting the needs of their diverse learners! They have been doing author studies and are just opening an Author Study Work Station. Here’s a photo of the first day this station was open:


And here’s another example of an author study area from a classroom in Denver, CO:


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While on a recent visit to York City Schools I talked with a Pre-K teacher who was using the most wonderful author study materials. Here are some photos that I hope will inspire you, as they did me!

These materials are part of Blueprint for Early Literacy.

Author study materials are stored in boxes under a skirted table.

An author study display in Pre-K

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