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Instructional Strategies & Research:

Nebraska Department of Education

Literacy Overview

Selected Topics

Additional Topics

Language Arts Home Research & Resources   Adolescent Literacy
Language Arts Standards     After-School Programs
Board Policy & Guidelines     Assessment
      Book Lists
      English Language Learners
      Program Selection
      Reading Aloud Resources
      Reading Levels
      Response to Intervention
      Word Lists


Poetry Connections:

Nebraska" Poetry Out Loud" Contest Poetry Out Loud Video Link
Poetry Menu Favorite Poem Project Poetry 180-A Poem a Day
UNL Writing Project: Celebrating Poetry of Place:

Literacy Contests:

LAL Contest Information Young Women's Quiz Bowl
Nebraska State Song Art contest Writing Workshop for Women and Young Women
Nebraska AMI Quiz Bowl Draw Your Dreams Contest

Related Resources:

70 Phonograms Chart National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) "Inbox" Newsletter
Lexicon of Learning Nebraska Literary Directory
America's Literacy Directory Nebraska Writers Bibiliographies and Directories
Annenberg/CPB Newspapers in the Classroom
Cather's Virtual Red Cloud Read Across America
Creating Library Connections: Early Literacy Outreach to Immigrant & Low-Income Populations Reading Classic
Every Child Ready to Read Reading Daily Headlines
Kid Scoop Real Men Read With Kids