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4.8 Writing to Improve Comprehension with Heather O’Donnell

In this episode, I’m joined by Heather O’Donnell for a conversation about writing skills that will help your kids and students improve their comprehension.   Heather O’Donnell MS.Ed and Ed.M began her career as a classroom teacher. Working in both special and general education classroom settings, she left the classroom in 2018 to open New Paltz […]

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4.7 A Few of My Favorite Things: Reading, Writing, & Online Learning Gifts

In this special holiday episode, we’re diving into the world of reading, writing, and online learning with a guide to thoughtful and educational Christmas gifts for kids! With the holiday season right around the corner, I’ve curated a list of gifts that will inspire young minds and foster a love for learning. Whether it’s enhancing […]

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3.15 Helping Kids Find Their Voices Through Writing with Liz Ward

I’m often asked for more episodes about writing, helping reluctant writers, or tips and tricks for getting kids to write more. In this episode, I’m joined by Liz Ward. Liz is a writing teacher who has 12 years of experience as a brick-and-mortar teacher. She is currently a teacher librarian and teaches writing classes part-time […]

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3.14 Writing Books with Your Kids’ Stories

I think that all families should be making books with their children’s stories! In this episode, I’m sharing the why and the how of making books with your kids’ words, pictures, and stories. I’ll cover why this is not only super fun but also super important and exactly how you can do it! Resources Mentioned in This Episode: If […]

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3.2 5 Online Tools We Use for Reading and Writing

Parents often ask about the best online tools for reading and writing. There are A LOT out there. Some are better than others and some will be a better fit for you and your learner. There is no one-size-fits-all approach to learning.  In this solo episode, I’m sharing five of my favorite online tools for […]

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Episode #22 – Motivating a Reluctant Writer

This episode is going to be a little different because I’m going to be talking about writing instead of reading. I have done many episodes on all different kinds of literacy but I haven’t talked a lot about the writing side of things. In the coming months, I will be talking more about writing, spelling, […]

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Episode #11 – Writing Children’s Books to Change the World – Interview with Sarah Woodard

Today I have award-winning authoress, Sarah Woodard, with me. She was born in a small town in Massachusetts and growing up, she was always the different one, the one off doing her own thing. She felt compelled to do something big with her life from an early age. Eventually, she discovered her purpose to create […]

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Episode #9 – Finding the Confidence to Homeschool – Interview with Julie McNulty

I’m really excited to have Julie McNulty on The Reading Project podcast this week! She is a mom and entrepreneur. She’s got two boys and she’s newly homeschooling this year. She made the decision, like a lot of families, to homeschool her children due to the COVID pandemic. In this episode, Julie shares about her […]

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