A curriculum you can trust, Open Court Reading delivers a legacy of success that is based on a 50-year history of improving reading skills for all students. The explicit, systematic, research-based instruction ensures active learning and participation by all students with the scaffolding needed to achieve independent reading. Continually evolving to meet the needs of today’s students and teachers, Open Court Reading resources and digital instruction effectively build a foundation for lifelong learning.
By grades 4 and 5, students learn how to write for different purposes—to entertain, inform, explain, support an opinion, and write in response to text. Effective writing requires the simultaneous use of several different skills, strategies, and knowledge. In this episode, watch Carol lead her class step-by-step through the process of skillfully writing to inform.
Learn the tips, tools, and strategies behind Open Court Reading while having your Monday morning cup of joe! Marisa's expertise and passion shines through in her Open Court Reading YouTube series, "Monday Mornings with Marisa" for grades K-3.