Consider Alternatives to Round Robin Reading

Consider Alternatives to Round Robin Reading

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Introducing Fluency to Students

Introducing Fluency to Students

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Teach Reading Through Your Read Alouds

Teach Reading Through Your Read Alouds

The Read Aloud is more than simply a means of entertaining students or a way to get through a text with the whole class at the same pace. When done well, the Read Aloud is a highly-effective teaching strategy for both fluency and comprehension. Reveal your...
Provide Oral Fluency Practice with Joke Books

Provide Oral Fluency Practice with Joke Books

Knock. Knock. Who’s there? Ken. Ken who? Ken jokes really increase fluency? Absolutely! Joke telling is a fabulous way to provide your students oral fluency practice. Jokes are meant to be read/told aloud. Through joke telling you can help students focus on...