Strategies for reading comprehension are conscious plans — sets of steps that good readers use to make sense of text. Explicit instruction in comprehension strategies help students become purposeful, active readers. We love the strategies for reading comprehension in the classroom...but how can parents support the learning of their child at home?
With this "Metacognition News" parents can now understand the strategies that their child are working on at school. Send home each Volume (Metacognition, Schema, Visualizing, Making Connections, Asking Questions, Making Inferences, Determining Importance, and Synthesizing) as they are learned in the classroom.