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Informational Text

Bring History To Life With Informational Texts

Why do we avoid informational texts? As teachers we know that our students need to be exposed to biographies, journals, and other genres of informational text.  Yet we avoid them.  We do read them with our students.  Unfortunately, the amount of informational texts we read often pales in comparison to the amount of fiction that we read with them.  The truth is, non-fiction texts are often full of more challenging vocabulary, and can be more challenging for our students to…

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Reading Lessons, Social Studies