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Pedagogy

Struggling Readers

If you teach young children to read, you are a hero. Learning to read is a complex process. ...
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“I Want to Tell the Story”

One of the first things I was told not to do as a student teacher was to bring ...
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Love In Any Language: Simple Strategies for English-Language Learners

Love, conversation, and meaningful relationships should be significant components of any Lutheran school classroom. God’s love is shared ...
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Using Hymns to Teach the Faith and other Subjects

Part I – The Hymn Talk Teaching the Faith through the Hymnal  The hymnal is a substantial resource ...
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Summer Education Trips

I have enjoyed the blessings of teaching middle school science and math in Lutheran schools for more than ...
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Show and Tell

Do you remember the good old days of show and tell, the excitement of some unknown object from ...
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Finding Reasons to Say “Yes”

“May I go to the bathroom?” “No, we’re working now.” “Is it OK if I turn in my ...
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