WeAreTeachers Logo
We ALL Teach Reading and Writing banner
Sponsored By
If you teach algebra, you may not think of yourself as a reading teacher. But you do know that comprehension, fluency and good communication are key to success in math as well as other subject areas. And the writers of the Common Core agree—the new standards greatly emphasize reading and writing across the curriculum. Click below to explore ways we can all become better teachers of reading, writing and critical thinking.
Writing Across the Content Areas
Creative ways that every teacher can foster communication skills.
Explore Now »
Teaching Fact vs. Opinion
Show students how to separate factual statements from beliefs.
Get Ideas »

Why Grammar Rules
See why the humble comma is oh-so-important to getting your point across.
View Now »
Books Wearing Headphones
How Audiobooks Can Help
Explore how audiobooks can support readers and writers.
Find Out »

Reading in Photos
Check out the great reading ideas we’ve shared on our Pinterest page.

Go Now »
Teacher Reading to Students
Talking With Struggling Readers
Dos and don'ts for supporting a student who's struggling with reading.
Read More »

Setting the Stage for Deep Thinking
How you can promote a learning environment that encourages discussion.

Read More »
Plan Book Photo
Lesson Plans
That Work

Explore some of our favorite lesson plans submitted by teachers.
Get Ideas »

Falling in Love With Reading
How you can nurture a love for reading in every student.
Listen Now » 
The Impact of the Common Core
How the new standards are changing literacy instruction for all of us.
Listen Now »
Meeting the Standards
Download a free reading lesson aligned to the Common Core.

Go Now »
Math Worksheets Photo
How to Start
a Book Club

A book club can be a great way to grow students’ love of reading.
See How »

Facebook Google+ Twitter Pinterest Flickr YouTube
Email Signup