Independent, Shared, and Small Group Reading Instruction for the knowledge and love of reading.
In this extensive 71 page guide you will learn to teach reading in an effective and exciting manner for your students and yourself. Discover how to hold effective focus lessons that set a purpose for daily independent reading while instructing students in comprehension strategies that teach students to interact deeply with text. Learn to monitor independent reading so that all learners are reading ‘just right’ books and writing thoughtful reactions to their reading. Find out how to run effective small groups based on students’ needs in a guided reading or literature circle format. Study techniques of running shared reading lessons so that student’s fluency increases along with their love of written language--increase reading speed in a natural manner. This guide will help you to become skilled at organizing and monitoring all of these techniques in a manageable way from a teacher who has done just that for 32 years. (Sections of this guide are sold in my Literature Circles/Book Clubs, Small Group Guided Reading, Shared Reading, Independent Reading, and Collaborative Read Alouds)