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Excellent Chart Featuring 6 Reading Comprehension Strategies

November 25, 2014<br>Here is a great resource on reading comprehension strategies I came across today in my Google Plus feeds. This is basically a chart …

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New Meta-Analysis Identifies Instructional Strategies To Help Struggling Adolescent Readers<p>What instructional strategies can best assist struggling …

Kids Need to Like What They're Reading to Progress

Shares 0<p><i>Kids will be turned off reading if they have no interest in the material. Comics or picture books are fine as long as the child enjoys …

Teaching

Misunderstood Minds . Basics of Reading| PBS

Basics of Reading<p>The seemingly simple task of reading is anything but simple. The moment our eyes fall on a word, a complex set of processes -- …

Teaching

Classroom phonological awareness instruction and literacy outcomes in the first year of school

For #ResearchTuesday I went in search of some current research on phonological awareness (PA) skill development as part of learning to read. I did a …

Seeking Help for a Struggling Reader: Seven Steps for Teachers

As Mrs. Templeton's first graders come to the carpet for a shared reading experience, she notices once again what a diverse group of children she has …

Teaching

Phonics Rules

The vowels are "a,e,i,o, and u"; also sometimes "y" & "w". This also includes the diphthongs "oi,oy,ou,ow,au,aw, oo" and many others.<br>The consonants …

Key Literacy Component: Decoding | Adolescent Literacy Topics A-Z

References<p>Click the "References" link above to hide these references.<p>Archer, A., M. Gleason, and V. Vachon, Decoding and fluency: Foundation skills …

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 …

Why You Should Read With Your Child

3 reasons you should read to your children<p>You probably already know that you should read to your children, but do you know why? Here are three …

Language Learning

4 Great Apps to Help Pre-schoolers with Reading

March 16, 2015<br>Below is a list of four iPad apps teachers and parents can use with kids to enhance their reading skills. These apps target different …