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September 2018

Pro Tip: Chunking

By | 2018-09-22T12:53:29+00:00 September 21, 2018|Digital Pedagogy, Education, K-12, Read Ahead|

  One of the easiest but most powerful ways teachers are using Read Ahead: breaking reading assignments into sections so students can take in smaller "chunks" as they navigate through the text. It also makes it easier to read on your phone. It's a simple extra step but requires [...]

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August 2018

July 2018

Students Read the 2nd Amendment

By | 2018-09-22T12:55:15+00:00 July 22, 2018|Digital Pedagogy, Inspiration, K-12, Lesson Plan, Online Learning, Read Ahead|

This Read Ahead lesson plan asks students an important question: What 3 words are most important in the 2nd amendment? Then invites students to share and compare the words they chose by demonstrating the words that should jump off the page. A shared reading experience. Next students provide a rationale [...]

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March 2018

Top 5 Ways to Ruin a Reading Experience

By | 2018-03-27T10:04:07+00:00 March 25, 2018|Digital Pedagogy, Education, Instructional Design, K-12, Read Ahead|

Top 5 ways to ruin a reading experience 1) Interrogate: Turn every reading assignment into a test. Do you look forward to activities where you are stopped and questioned? a) Yes, I enjoy being questioned, especially when I’m in the middle of something. b) Yes, I like the challenge [...]

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January 2017

Read Ahead Launches New Product Enhancements

By | 2017-09-28T16:27:49+00:00 January 18, 2017|Digital Pedagogy, Education, K-12, Online Learning, Read Ahead|

www.ReadAhead.Education Software empowers teachers to reinforce academic language using any content Click to Enlarge: Read Ahead Version 2.0 Dashboard Norcross, Ga., January 9, 2017 — Read Ahead Version 2.0 launched with several new product enhancements designed to help elementary, middle and high school teachers maximize in-class reading time. [...]

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July 2016

Read Ahead Lesson Plan: Interpretive Lens Activity

By | 2017-09-28T16:27:51+00:00 July 15, 2016|Custom Instructional Design Tool, Digital Pedagogy, Lesson Plan, Online Learning, Read Ahead|

The interpretive lens activity below fits into the Read Ahead Lesson Plan. It is suitable for any subject area and can be used with any reading selection. Subject(s) Any subject area Grade 4-12 Brief Description Apply an interpretive lens to any reading selection Objectives Experiment with interpretation through purposeful manipulation [...]

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