At Meadowmere Elementary School in Grandview, first-grade teacher Cyndi Lyons recently worked with (from left) Malachi Hamilton, Allan Fuentes-Perez and Samaia Dandy. Lyons, who uses a system of benchmarks to teach math, will begin using benchmarks to teach reading.
At Meadowmere Elementary School in Grandview, first-grade teacher Cyndi Lyons recently worked with (from left) Malachi Hamilton, Allan Fuentes-Perez and Samaia Dandy. Lyons, who uses a system of benchmarks to teach math, will begin using benchmarks to teach reading. TAMMY LJUNGBLAD tljungblad@kcstar.com
At Meadowmere Elementary School in Grandview, first-grade teacher Cyndi Lyons recently worked with (from left) Malachi Hamilton, Allan Fuentes-Perez and Samaia Dandy. Lyons, who uses a system of benchmarks to teach math, will begin using benchmarks to teach reading. TAMMY LJUNGBLAD tljungblad@kcstar.com

Benchmarking offers new strategy for teaching reading

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