Making literacy easy for everyone, one person at a time

Welcome to Easy Literacy! This website is designed to
help teachers, parents, and students in the
development of reading and writing skills.

Quick Links to Navigate This Website

RCBC Course Information and Support

Provides information on pre-college reading and English courses. Course descriptions, course schedules, expectations, and other information provided. PowerPoints assist in acquiring skills to assist students throughout their college careers and into their professional careers.

Amistad Grant
Lesson Plans and

Provides titles and lesson plans of exemplary African-American children's literature. Also offers information on the importance of ethnic diversity in instruction and supplies links to websites to assist in discussing the dangers of stereotypes and the importance of respect for and development of ethnic respect and pride.

PowerPoints and Prezis for Reading
and Writing Instruction

PowerPoints and Prezis organized to assist in instruction of elementary, middle school, and high school/college students. Also offers presentations for professional development of educators.

Quotable Quotes for
Writing Inspiration

Quotes organized by definition/topic, African-Americans, Latinos, Dr. Seussisms, Comical, Inspiration, Wisdom, and Quotes for Kids. Quotes can be used to inspire writing, provide openings for essays, or to develop inferential reading skills. Furthermore, in "Quotes for Kids," there is a section designed to provide quotes that are appropriate for a "Response to a Quote Writing Prompt."

Help with Reading Comprehension

Presents lessons and assistance in developing comprehension skills and strategies for students and teachers, grades kindergarten through college.

Writing Scholarship

Instructs high school and college students on specific strategies needed to write winning scholarships essays. Offers suggestions on locating scholarships and meeting scholarship requirements.

Excellent Websites for
Literacy Development

Other exemplary websites for developing literacy skills are annotated with direct links provided.

Developing Writing Skills
and Strategies

Currently under construction.

Understanding Literary Analysis:
PowerPoints and notes on various ways to read a literary work.

One Educator's Take

My personal blog where I reflect on interests in education, technology, and politics

Seven Keys to Comprehension:

(As discussed by Susan Zimmermann and Chryse Hutchins
in 7 Keys to Comprehension)

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Easy Literacy Home

RCBC Course Information and Support

Quotable Quotes for Writing Inspiration

Power Points for Reading and Writing Instruction

Amistad Grant Lesson Plans and Information

Help With Reading Comprehension

Writing Scholarship Essays

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