Teaching students to understand what they read is one of the most challenging tasks for teachers; however, there are numerous strategies that offer ways to increase student engagement in the reading process. This workshop covers schema and how to activite it, types of text and how to best teach the differences, ways to instruct with visualization techniques using Question/Answer/Response (QAR), Think Aloud, Reciprocal Teaching, Retellings (oral and written) for narrative and exposity text, and how to use it for gleaning information about student process, and ways to teach inferences from text. Please bring some stories or books you are using in your classroom.
- Focus OnGrades 1 - 5
- CategoryChildhood / Elementary School, Online
Registration Options and Cost$295 Course Fee