Discern 3 Types of Syntheses

Discern 3 Types of Syntheses

Discern 3 Types of Syntheses Mar 9, 2018 Often teachers identify a synthesis as an aha readers experience after combining multiple thoughts and thinking beyond the text. And this is accurate. However, the concept of an “aha” may be misinterpreted as...
Introduce Reader Synthesis

Introduce Reader Synthesis

Introduce Reader Synthesis Apr 17, 2017 | [Reading] Teaching students to synthesize their reading is often a challenge. One way to support understanding is to use physical triggers when modeling this concept. Kristina Smekens likes to bring in a boxed cake mix,...
Use Movies to Introduce Comprehension

Use Movies to Introduce Comprehension

Use Movies to Introduce Comprehension Jul 25, 2016 | [Reading] To introduce the six comprehension strategies to students, you might consider reading different picture books, teaching the six comprehension songs, or you could use movie clips. After naming and defining...