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It does no good to teach a child to FIX errors if they don't know how to FIND them. Fountas and Pinnell

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The objective of education is not to fill a man's mind with facts; it is to teach him how to use his mind in thinking. Henry Ford

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A predictable lesson structure enables you to teach powerfully, it allows you to focus on the facilitative talk and precise language that will lift students. -Fountas and Pinnell

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We should empower young writers to decide IF they want to revise. And, if they do, decide HOW and WHAT revisions they want to make. It's not realistic to expect them to revise everything because that is not how writing works. -Ralph Fletcher

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