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Read, Watch, Interact! Literacy for Grades 5-8

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Read, Watch, Interact!  Literacy for Grades 5-8
Free webinar:  Wednesday, March 12th at 3:30pm
Register here: http://bit.ly/1k7hNyt

Have you tapped the power of digital media in your classroom?  Join VITAL NY for a deep dive into PBS LearningMedia, a free service of thousands of media-rich resources, including the Inspiring Middle School Literacy collection.  This free webinar, hosted by VITAL NY and PBS LearningMedia will zero in on middle school literacy strategies and showcase two of the Common Core-aligned cross-curricular lessons from the Inspiring Middle School Literacy collection.  For more information visit http://bit.ly/1k7hNyt.

This event will be recorded and the recording link will be sent out to all who have registered.

Professional development credit may be available.  A certificate of participation will be issued.

Inspiring Middle School Literacy is funded by the Walmart Foundation, produced by WGBH and available here, http://pbslearningmedia.org/collection/midlit/.

Sign up http://pbslearningmedia.org to access this collection and over 35,000 free resources designed to inspire, educate and motivate your PreK-12 students.

Questions?  Contact Carolyn Jacobs at Carolyn_Jacobs@wghh.org

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