BLEVINS ENTERPRISES
EDUCATION
CONSULTING

READING
Reading Workshop:  Making it Work
STAAR Reading Without Tears or Worksheets
Reading Strategies
Increasing Reading Comprehension 
Reading Fluency
Reading Warm-ups
Reading Across the Curriculum
Diagnosing/Remediating Common Reading Problems
Responding to Literature
Reading Centers in Middle School
Accelerated Reader and the Reading Workshop

WRITING
7th Grade (and high school) STAAR Writing Success
Writing Across the Curriculum
Writing Process
6-Traits of Writing
Short-Answer Responses (high school)
Writing Workshop:  Making it Work
Collecting CAPS (Competent Adult Proficiencies)
Writing Groups for Teachers and Students
Publishing:  Icing On the Cake
Literary Analysis
Poetic Analysis
Writing Poetry 
Journal Writing
Writing Warm-ups
Writing Centers
Special K:  Writing with 5-Year Olds
ASSESSMENT
Writing Portfolios
Reading Portfolios
Portfolios for Teachers
Testing Portfolios
Self-Assessment:  Let the Students Do it!
Rubrics
Creating Quality District/School Assessments

CURRICULUM
Teacher Friendly TEKS/STAAR alignment  

DIFFERENTIATING INSTRUCTION
Reaching them All and Maintaining Sanity

DISCIPLINE
Reading, Writing, and Respect

GAMES IN THE CLASSROOM
Games Across the Curriculum

NEW TEACHERS
A Potpourri of Ideas for A Fragrant First Year!


Contact Cindy if your school or organization needs a presenter for staff development.  She can do faculty meetings and half-day/full-day workshops.  She would also be happy to customize presentations for your particular needs.  Cindy resides in Abilene, TX.  Her passion and wealth of experience will provide practical ideas teachers can't wait to implement!
WHAT OTHER TEACHERS SAY . . .
WORKSHOP TOPICS
"This was wonderful!  I can't wait to get to use it in my classroom."  Middle School Teacher

"Mrs. Blevins gave a lot of helpful information.  She was exciting and motivating."  Elementary Teacher

"Very interesting material!  Great strategies to improve reading!"  Elementary Teacher

"So many great ideas!  I can't wait to try them."  Thank you!  High School Teacher

"I really liked all the reproducible and practical ideas I can take back to the classroom and use."  Middle School Teacher

"Cindy has a lot of great ideas!  Students must enjoy her!"  Elementary Teacher

"Outstanding--I wish you were working at our school."  Elementary Teacher

"Cindy always does a great job and provides many wonderful ideas to take back to the classroom."  High School Teacher

"Great Job!  I was expecting another boring inservice.  Not only was it enjoyable, but I got some great tips to use in my history classes."   Middle School Teacher

"This was an excellent workshop!  These strategies will help my ESL students."  Middle School Teacher 


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