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Black Hawk Elementary School

2500 South College St
Springfield, IL 62704
What is a Promising Practice?

A promising practice is an evidence-based strategy, which enables students to become independent learners in which leads to increasing achievement for all students.

* Adapted for all learners across all grade levels and curricular areas
* Articulated clearly, understood and supported by all stakeholders
* School energy is aligned to becoming experts at the practice

Black Hawk's Promising Practices

Feedback with revision to increase student involvement in their learning.

Daily Independent Reading.

Developing vocabulary through daily activities that include teaching use of context clues.

Guided Reading