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In Mississippi, kindergarten is not required. As a first grade teacher it is difficult to bridge that gap and teach first grade skills to many of the students we receive. What is the best way to bridge that gap?

Sep 18, 2014 5:01pm

  • English Language Arts
  • 1
  • Common Core


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    • Apr 14, 2016 11:53am

      I would say that is is good to assess students early, locate gaps in their learning and use small group instruction to differentiate and fill gaps. The foundational skill are vitally important, and I suggest you build from there.