Read Write Speak It!


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We make no claims about the efficacy of this resource in terms of test results or other arbitrary measures. Our intent is that you use these strategies and mentor texts, poems and prose, with joy, adapting each lesson to fit your classroom needs. Again, we are laying out the welcome mat for students who need support in acquiring fluency in English languge and literacy and we trust teachers to guide students through the doorway to greater confidence and capability.

We wish to thank our publishers for granting us rights to republish some of the poems contained in RWS. For information about permissions to reproduce selections from this resource, please contact the copyright holder listed on the spreadsheet or write to us at [email protected].