Ala Jadallah

35 Flips | 5 Magazines | 1 Following | 20 Followers | @AlaJadallah | SLP 2 B! I am interested in elementary school literacy, which includes some components of early literacy. I'm on the lookout for helpful articles, useful strategies, and fun projects to use with my clients!

Learn English

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Early Identification of Speech-Language Delays and Disorders

Why is speech-language treatment needed?<p>My baby doesn't talk yet!<br>• That's just "baby-talk." I'm sure my child will outgrow it.<br>• Everyone in our family …

NELP Report: Developing Early Literacy

In 2002, the National Early Literacy Panel was appointed to examine the implications of instructional practices used with children from birth through …

Socioeconomics

Bridging Research and Practical Solutions

Community<p>CETE reaches out to communities to build the capacity of schools and organizations through training, planning and evaluation.<p>Education<p>Our …

College Talk: Improving Students' Vocabulary

TIPS & TRICKS: Jinny Kim – “College Talk”<br>PROGRAM TRANSCRIPT<br>Jinny Kim (Interview):<br>A tip that I use in my classroom is what I refer to as College …

"Click or Clunk?": A Student Comprehension Self-Check

Students periodically check their understanding of sentences, paragraphs, and pages of text as they read. When students encounter problems with …

Teaching

Reading in a Foreign Language: October 2008: The effects of context on incidental vocabulary learning

Beck, I. L., McKeown, M. G., & McCaslin, E. S. (1983). Vocabulary: All contexts are not created equal. <i>Elementary School Journal</i>, <i>83</i>, 177–181.<p>Day, R. …

Empowering Teachers

Library: 10 Research based principles

Improving the Reading Achievement of America's Children: 10 Research-Based Principles<p>Download these principles in Adobe Acrobat format by clicking …

Florida's Multi-Tiered System of Supports

Multi-tiered System of Supports (MTSS) Guidance is a document entitled MTSS Implementation Components: Ensuring Common Language and Understanding. IT …

ABC’s of Early Literacy: The importance of developing early literacy skills

ABC’s of Early Literacy: The importance of developing early literacy skills<p>Emergent literacy, or reading readiness, skills begin to develop very …

THE MONSTER AT THE END OF THIS BOOK

Building Capacity: An Evaluation of Florida Literacy and Reading Excellence (FLaRE) Professional Development to High Schools

<b>Executive Summary</b><p><i>What Is the Impact of FLaRE on Students and Teachers?</i><p>The FLaRE professional development (PD) model aims to build schools’ capacity …

Comparison Matrix

<b>Description:</b> Linked by characteristics or attributes.<p><b>Uses:</b> Describe and compare attributes and characteristics of items (things, people, places, …

Basic Venn Diagrams

Venn Diagram Basic<p><b>Description:</b> Two items linked by characteristics or attributes.<p><b>Uses:</b> Describe and compare attributes and characteristics of items …

Graphic Organizers for Teachers Grades (K-12)

Math Graphic Organizers<p>Help your students enhance their math skills and stay on track with these homework checklists, KWL charts, column charts and …

5 Resources to Help your Child with Reading Comprehension - Friendship Circle - Special Needs Blog

Learning to read requires several complex cognitive processes, which is why so many children have difficulty with it. For many students with …

Don't Crush Reading Motivation

Commentary<p>By Barbara Wheatley<p>It is a scene that too often plays out in elementary schools.<p><i>John leaves the library with a book he selected himself,</i> …

Motivation

Why You and Your Children Should Read a Book With No Words

Reading Time: 8 minutes<p>Since becoming a children’s librarian, I’ve found a new appreciation for picture books. The good ones (not the cheesy ones …

Free Ebooks

free ebooks - for a limited time only<p>Click on a book's title to proceed. Prices can change at any time - make sure the price of the ebook is $0.00 on …

Read With Me 2015 #45

Hey there lovely readers, welcome to this weeks Read With Me. Thanks to everyone who linked up last week.<p>With two weeks to go until my eldest …

Why Picture Books Are Important by Mike Curato

Why Picture Books Are Important by Mike Curato Picture books are important… …because when Danny opened Locomotive, he got to go on his dream vacation …

Teaching and Assessing Reading Comprehension with Explain Everything

This past year, I really focused on explicitly teaching comprehension strategies to my students. I taught how to reread a text, annotate a text, …

Reading Comprehension: Text No. 1

After so many study guides, so many practice tests and proficiency and achievement tests, it would have been impossible for us not to learn something, but we forgot everything almost right away and, I’m afraid, for good. The thing that we did learn, and to perfection—the thing that we would …

Why Reading Comprehension in the Content Areas is so Important

English teachers are skilled instructors of reading comprehension—a nebulous concept that requires several moving parts. Reading comprehension …

Teaching

Reading and Reading comprehension: ¿How can we improve it?

21 September, 2015 Reading Comprehension<p>We have already talked about what is <b>Reading comprehension</b>, how it could be altered in many <b>learning disorders</b> …

Increasing ELL Student Reading Comprehension with Non-fiction Text

<i>Kids need to be able to learn to read text for meaning … (and ask themselves) "Do I know why I'm reading this? Do I know what information I'm looking</i> …