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Why (And How) You Should Create A Personal Learning Network - Edudemic

Why (And How) You Should Create A Personal Learning Network - Edudemic | Elementary Education | Scoop.it
How should you start your personal learning network? What are other teachers doing to learn from one another? Why isn't there a simple and easy-to-implement guide to building your very own PLN? Now there is ...
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ReadWorks - Reading Comprehension K12

ReadWorks - Reading Comprehension K12 | Elementary Education | Scoop.it
Free, research-based K-6 reading comprehension lesson plans and non-fiction reading passages & question sets. Common Core aligned, teacher & principal endorsed.

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Writing activities and reading comprehension: What's the link? - School Leadership 2.0

Writing activities and reading comprehension: What's the link? - School Leadership 2.0 | Elementary Education | Scoop.it
Writing activities and reading comprehension: What's the link?This article in Reading and Writing: An Interdisciplinary Journal presents a meta-analysis on the…

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Guillermo Altamirano's curator insight, February 6, 2014 4:14 AM

the article was in some ways engaging with the study that he did, but there was not enough evidence. I would like to be more specific and detail on his conclusion because it did not seemed relevant to me. In the other side the conclusion was interesting because he compared and gave his own opinion about the research he did. 

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NYT: Why Teachers Tend To Impact Math Scores More Than Reading Scores - StateImpact Indiana

NYT: Why Teachers Tend To Impact Math Scores More Than Reading Scores - StateImpact Indiana | Elementary Education | Scoop.it
NYT: Why Teachers Tend To Impact Math Scores More Than Reading Scores StateImpact Indiana Teachers and administrators who work with children from low-income families say one reason teachers struggle to help these students improve reading...
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The Connection Between Oral Skills & Reading Fluency | Latest ...

This means that learning to read is a process of relating written symbols with their verbal counterparts; though at some point there may be some level of direct lexical access, fluent readers of all languages use phonology to ...

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5 Surprising Ways You're Sabotaging Your Language Learning - Tips from the T-List

5 Surprising Ways You're Sabotaging Your Language Learning - Tips from the T-List | Elementary Education | Scoop.it
5 Surprising Ways You're Sabotaging Your Language Learning
Tips from the T-List
Eventually, your mistakes will be replaced by successes and set you firmly on the road to fluency. 2) Your language learning materials don't match your learning style.
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AP or Dual Credit: Which Approach is Best for High Schoolers?

AP or Dual Credit: Which Approach is Best for High Schoolers? | Elementary Education | Scoop.it
As families try to reign in the cost of college, schools are torn between Advanced Placement and dual credit/dual enrollment policies to help them.
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Reading and Study Skills – How to Enhance Reading Comprehension | Book and Reading

Reading and Study Skills – How to Enhance Reading Comprehension | Book and Reading | Elementary Education | Scoop.it

It’s very essential for Students seeking to accomplish much better levels and company individuals wanting to increase their own earnings to improve reading comprehension. A readers must have memory capability, motivation, and advantageous mental method and study techniques to enhance reading understanding.

By taking exercise the techniques noted beneath one could enhance reading understanding.

1. Become knowledgeable regarding the framework utilized by a great writer. Titles, lively words and sub titles may result in knowing the product.

2. Exercise reading a big selection of reading product, publications, publications, technical short articles to expand your information base. In the event that you are developing on existing understanding, it will likely be simpler to comprehend brand-new product. It’s difficult to realize a new topic so the more widely diverse your reading material you may expand your knowledge and help to make knowing new material easier.

3. Train your self to evaluation with out saying every word. Peaceful reading and skimming the phrases will enhance your reading rate. Concentrate on the meaning of vital words and describe each section in to a one phrase.

4. When trying to understand brand-new product, a large vocabulary is practical. Increasing your reading understanding may expand your language. Train your thoughts to evaluate the new product as you read together. Discover to ask yourself questions about the new material as you study to help along with understanding.

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Hollie Lancarte's curator insight, June 7, 2013 3:24 PM

Good information for all staff in helping focus on our reading scores.

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15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension

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15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension

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Class Notes: Plenty of ways to keep kids from losing knowledge over summer ... - Naples Daily News

Class Notes: Plenty of ways to keep kids from losing knowledge over summer ... - Naples Daily News | Elementary Education | Scoop.it
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How to Teach Reading - New York Times

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How to Teach Reading
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For 30 years as a reading specialist, I have worked exclusively with students who score well on standardized math tests but get lower scores in reading comprehension.
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Innovative Arrowsmith Program for Elementary Students Comes to Quebec - OurKids.net (blog)

OurKids.net (blog) Innovative Arrowsmith Program for Elementary Students Comes to Quebec OurKids.net (blog) In other words, she identified exactly which parts of the brain needed to be developed to overcome weaknesses in reading, writing,...
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Volunteer readers get some top tips - Oxford Mail

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Volunteer readers get some top tips
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The 10-week volunteering programme is aimed at fostering a love of reading, and runs alongside a teaching assistant-led reading intervention which drives up reading comprehension and decoding skills.
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Russ on Reading | Does Background Knowledge Matter to Reading ...

In order to comprehend a text, we connect what we already know with what the text says. The greater the reader's background knowledge the greater the reader's potential for comprehension and the more likely the reader will ...
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Background Knowledge is so important for comprehension.

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