I’m Still Here

Eva Mireles3rd grade teacher, 4th grade teacher, 5th grade teacher, The Reading Teacher's Playbook Podcast, Upper Elementary, Upper Elementary Teacher

Listen in as: I share why I took an extended break from the podcast and what to look forward to hearing in this upcoming season. I talk about: -Why I took a break -What made me come back -Why I’m still here Quotables: –I’m on a mission to help upper elementary reading teachers use their literacy block to teach students … Read More

Three Must Have Books For Launching Your Reading Block

Eva Mireles3rd Grade, 3rd grade teacher, 4th grade teacher, 5th grade teacher, ELA, The Reading Teacher's Playbook Podcast, Upper Elementary, Upper Elementary Teacher

Reader’s workshop has been around for a long time, which means that there are a lot of books out there. This can be good and it can also be overwhelming. That’s where I come in.  Listen as I break down: My top 3 books for getting your reading block started off right.  Links to resources mentioned in the podcast: (links … Read More

Beginning Of The Year Goal Setting: Student Edition

Eva Mireles3rd grade teacher, 4th grade teacher, 5th grade teacher, The Reading Teacher's Playbook Podcast, Upper Elementary, Upper Elementary Teacher

In the last episode we talked all about setting goals for yourself as the teacher of your reading block. We talked about my 7 step approach to setting goals that stick and how to use those goals to craft a PD plan.  In this episode we are going to talk about applying the same goal setting framework to your class … Read More