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Today's Teaching Tips Podcast

Welcome to Today's Teaching Tips! In less time than it takes to listen to your favorite song on the radio, you'll hear no-nonsense tips and 'aha' moments you can immediately try out in your classroom today. These 2-3 minutes may just change the course of your entire day, and add a positive impact on how you teach for the rest of the year...no kidding!

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Advice for New(ish) Teachers Part 13

This is an exciting mini series that offers 10 helpful pieces of advice for new(ish) teachers in every episode!  The advice shared will benefit ALL teachers, but especially those just beginning or still trying to find their teaching mojo after several years in the classroom. For more teaching tips visit outofthisworldliteracy.com For free live trainings in literacy instruction, visit jenbengelwebinars.com

3mins

10 Aug 2018

Rank #1

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Advice for New(ish) Teachers Part 1

This is an exciting mini series that offers 10 helpful pieces of advice for new(ish) teachers in every episode!  The advice shared will benefit ALL teachers, but especially those just beginning or still trying to find their teaching mojo after several years in the classroom. For more teaching tips visit outofthisworldliteracy.com For free live trainings in literacy instruction, visit jenbengelwebinars.com

3mins

25 Jul 2018

Rank #2

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Favorite Teacher Hacks Take 1

I am very excited to introduce a new mini series I'll be hosting for daily for the next 3 weeks called, "Favorite Teacher Hacks."  Each day I'll share 4 amazing teaching tips from teachers just like you.  These tips are all GAME-CHANGERS.  It's the little things that will leave you saying..."that's genius!"  or "I am SO doing that next year!" If you want more, and would like to attend some free live webinar trainings on literacy instruction and receive a certificate of participation, visit jenbengelwebinars.com  

3mins

29 Jun 2018

Rank #3

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Advice for New(ish) Teachers Part 14

This is an exciting mini series that offers 10 helpful pieces of advice for new(ish) teachers in every episode!  The advice shared will benefit ALL teachers, but especially those just beginning or still trying to find their teaching mojo after several years in the classroom. For more teaching tips visit outofthisworldliteracy.com For free live trainings in literacy instruction, visit jenbengelwebinars.com

3mins

13 Aug 2018

Rank #4

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A Literacy Schedule with a 90 Minute Block

If you have just 90 minutes a day to teach all your literacy subjects, listen in to hear how you can fit it all in. If you'd like more teaching tips, visit outofthisworldliteracy.com To register for free live trainings on literacy instruction, visit jenbengelwebinars.com

3mins

28 Jun 2018

Rank #5

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The One Conversation You MUST Have With Students

Today's episode is extra special because I share a personal story with you to help think about one VERY important conversation you MUST have with your class at the beginning of the year, and throughout the year.   For more teaching tips visit outofthisworldliteracy.com For free live trainings in literacy instruction, visit jenbengelwebinars.com

5mins

23 Jul 2018

Rank #6

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8 Shades to Knowing a Word

Have you ever said, "my students know that word," and then thought, do they really know that word?  There are 8 shades to fully understanding a word.  Listen in to this episode to hear what they are! If you teach in grades 3-6 and would like to try a free week of vocabulary instruction that has all the planning done for you and takes just 15 minutes a day, visit www.vocabforfree.com 

4mins

4 Jun 2018

Rank #7

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A Typical Monday in Differentiated Spelling

Listen in and hear what happens on a typical Monday with a differentiated spelling curriculum. To see and interactive spelling program for grades 2-5 visit www.jenbengelspelling.com 

5mins

16 May 2018

Rank #8

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Signs Students are Strong with Silent Reading Fluency

Use today's tips to help you notice when students are reading with great silent reading fluency or not.  Today's episode is awesome because I'll give you several practical ways to notice students being successful with silent reading fluency. Check this link for upcoming live trainings on Reading Fluency: jenbengelwebinars.com Visit readwithfluency.com to see fluency lessons that work.

3mins

31 May 2018

Rank #9

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My Current Favorite Reading App

This is my current favorite reading app and I can't wait to share it with you!  Listen in and hear how we are using this at home now.   For more teaching tips visit outofthisworldliteracy.com

2mins

5 May 2018

Rank #10

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3 Types of Vocabulary Words

Listen in to this episode to hear about the 3 distinct types of vocabulary words, and think about which are most important to teach during vocabulary instruction. If you teach in grades 3-6 and would like to try a free week of vocabulary instruction that has all the planning done for you and takes just 15 minutes a day, visit www.vocabforfree.com 

3mins

5 Jun 2018

Rank #11

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3 Tiers of Reading Instruction

There are 3 tiers for literacy instruction that are commonly used across many grade levels and schools.  Listen in to hear a description of each tier. If you teach literacy and would like to try a free week of a research and evidence based Reading Intervention Program for all grade levels that has everything you need to plan, instruct, and progress monitor at each of the tiers of instruction, visit www.readinginterventions.com

4mins

8 Jun 2018

Rank #12

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Favorite Teacher Hacks Take 15

I hope you enjoy today's episode as part of the 3 week series called, "Favorite Teacher Hacks."  Each day I'm sharing 4 amazing teaching tips from teachers just like you.  These tips are all GAME-CHANGERS.  It's the little things that will leave you saying..."that's genius!"  or "I am SO doing that next year!" If you want more, and would like to attend some free live webinar trainings on literacy instruction and receive a certificate of participation, visit jenbengelwebinars.com  

3mins

20 Jul 2018

Rank #13

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A Lesson on Building Writing Stamina

So often our young writers struggle with being able to focus on their writing work for more than a few minutes.  Today I'll share one of my favorite writing mini lessons with you on how to help students build their writing stamina. To see more help on building writing stamina visit: http://bit.ly/2JLcpTV

3mins

4 May 2018

Rank #14

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Inside a Vocabulary Notebook

See inside a vocabulary notebook in today's episode.  I'll go over the 3 parts of a notebook and how each part builds on the next for a rich vocabulary curriculum that lasts all year. If you teach in grades 3-6 and would like to try a free week of vocabulary instruction that has all the planning done for you and takes just 15 minutes a day, visit www.vocabforfree.com 

4mins

7 Jun 2018

Rank #15

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Favorite Teacher Hacks Take 2

I hope you enjoy today's episode as part of the 3 week series called, "Favorite Teacher Hacks."  Each day I'm sharing 4 amazing teaching tips from teachers just like you.  These tips are all GAME-CHANGERS.  It's the little things that will leave you saying..."that's genius!"  or "I am SO doing that next year!" If you want more, and would like to attend some free live webinar trainings on literacy instruction and receive a certificate of participation, visit jenbengelwebinars.com  

3mins

2 Jul 2018

Rank #16

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How to Motivate Reluctant Readers

Learn about the 2 different types of motivation behind reading and help build the reluctant readers in your class today! If you'd like more teaching tips, visit www.outofthisworldliteracy.com 

3mins

11 Jun 2018

Rank #17

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Advice for New(ish) Teachers Part 2

This is an exciting mini series that offers 10 helpful pieces of advice for new(ish) teachers in every episode!  The advice shared will benefit ALL teachers, but especially those just beginning or still trying to find their teaching mojo after several years in the classroom. For more teaching tips visit outofthisworldliteracy.com For free live trainings in literacy instruction, visit jenbengelwebinars.com

3mins

26 Jul 2018

Rank #18

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Advice for New(ish) Teachers Part 18

This is an exciting mini series that offers 10 helpful pieces of advice for new(ish) teachers in every episode!  The advice shared will benefit ALL teachers, but especially those just beginning or still trying to find their teaching mojo after several years in the classroom. For more teaching tips visit outofthisworldliteracy.com For free live trainings in literacy instruction, visit jenbengelwebinars.com

3mins

17 Aug 2018

Rank #19

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5 Simple Steps in Interactive Read Alouds

Today's episode is awesome because it breaks down how to plan and administer an amazing IRA in 5 simple steps.  You're not going to want to miss this episode if you teaching reading and writing to kids at any age!  Check this link for upcoming live trainings on IRA's: jenbengelwebinars.com Visit interactivereadaloud.com to see culturally diver IRA's.

3mins

21 May 2018

Rank #20