Making a Difference to Homeless

There was a homeless individual that had been coming to the center daily to eat and drink coffee. He had no clothes. He really had nothing but the clothes on his back. He didn't talk much and was not up to par with his hygiene, Although the outside wasn't pleasant to look at, he always was polite. I started to talk to him and found out he had a daughter that made him sleep on the porch. I took him … [Read more...]

Best Practices

These are a few best practices as shared by our members: I am currently using a Book Club Model with my Guided Reading Groups. This practice allows me to work with one group of students, while the other group discusses the book they are reading. They discuss the book through comprehension questions, question starters, journal entries, and group projects. This practice allows my students to group … [Read more...]