Audience: Grades K-5 and 6-12
Length: Full Day Workshop
Learning outcomes for participants in this workshop:
- Understand the importance of the 7 Comprehension Strategies in developing proficient readers
- Learn engaging ways to teach the 7 Comprehension Strategies through interactive read-aloud and think aloud strategies
- Learn about the 5 Pillars of Reading Instruction (Phonemic awareness, Phonics, Vocabulary, Fluency and Comprehension) and how to integrate in daily lesson planning
- Interact with rich texts and engage in reflective comprehension strategy models.
A host of mentor texts that are aligned to the Comprehension Strategies will be shared.
The workshop is based on the work of Stephanie Harvey, Sue Zimmerman and Elin Keene.