This product provides you with numerous research-based guides to use with any text in the classroom. The items vary from reminder signs for you to post and refer to in small group or center use, to lesson guides that allow you to take any text you are using and apply best practices in fluency to it.
Table of Contents:
• Enlarged 1-page signs you can post to guide fluency
instruction,and reinforce in small groups
o Reading Fluently Means...
o We Build Fluency Through Choral Reading
o Various Ways to Read a Short Section of Text to Build Fluency
o You Can Improve Your Fluency (for students, in groups or
o Various Emotions /Voices to Use to Read a Text with
o Fluency Building Partner Activities
• Fluency Development Lesson Variations
o Information about the Fluency Development Lesson
o Classroom Fluency Development Lesson
o Fluency: Your Reading Can Flow Like a River
• Additional Lessons to try in class:
o Guide to Using Reader’s Theater and Plays to Focus on
o 10-minute Fluency Activities for ALL students that you can
easily use during your reading or social studies class
• Handouts for parents to support fluency at home
o Family Fluency Practice
o Steps to Building Fluency at Home with Short Texts or Poems
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