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Ace High in Houston

2012-05-01, Department, by Brette Machiolette

Reading Aces “Make two fists and connect your knuckles. Now, extend your two thumbs straight into the air. Doesn’t that look like a bed?  The left hand represents the lowercase b and the right hand the d. So whenever you can’t tell the difference between the letters b and d, make your ‘bed’ under your school desk.”

You might think this multi-sensory literacy trick is going on in an elementary classroom, but this teaching technique is actually happening under trees and insi....

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