Tag Archives: Comprehension

Strategies That Work, 3rd edition: Teaching Comprehension for Engagement, Understanding, and Building Knowledge, Grades K-8

In this new edition of their groundbreaking book Strategies That Work, Stephanie Harvey and Anne Goudvis share the work and thinking they’ve done since the second edition came out a decade ago and offer new perspectives on how to explicitly teach thinking strategies so that students become engaged, thoughtful, independent readers. Thirty new lessons and […]

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Strategies That Work: Teaching Comprehension for Understanding and Engagement

Since its publication in 2000, Strategies That Work has become an indispensable resource for teachers who want to explicitly teach thinking strategies so that students become engaged, thoughtful, independent readers. In this revised and expanded edition, Stephanie and Anne have added twenty completely new comprehension lessons, extending the scope of the book and exploring the […]

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3 Powerful Online Dictionaries to Enhance Students Reading Comprehension

March 4, 2016Most web browsers now come with integrated dictionaries which allow you to simply highlight a given term and right click on it to view its definition. However, when it comes to language learning and reading comprehension, students might need to have access to third party dictionaries that provide more details in terms of […]

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Educational Insights Reading For Comprehension – Getting The Main Idea

This all-time favorite kits focus on one specific skill at a time. 50-card kit contains 10 cards for each reading level, grades 2 to 6. Each card has a reading paragraph on the front and questions on the back. Answer cards make the activities self-directing and self-correcting. Ages 7–11/Grades 2–6. Product Features Part of the […]

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10 Reading Comprehension Card Games: Easy-to-Play, Reproducible Card and Board Games That Boost Kids’ Reading Skills-and Help Them Succeed on Tests

Build students’ reading comprehension skills with these fun and easy-to-play games that give kids practice in identifying the main idea, understanding plot, predicting outcomes, recognizing cause and effect, and more. A great way to get students ready for the standardized tests! Get More Information On Our Website…

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Check-A-Roo Partner Reading Aid – Reading Comprehension, Pronunciation, Speech, Communication, Educational Toys, Children Activities, Daily Five, Daily Cafe

The Check-A-Roo was created to make partner reading more productive and is a physical reminder for the listening student to repeat what was just read. Boredom is kept at bay as the listening student feels a stronger connection to their task by holding the Check-A-Roo and using it as a tool in the partner reading […]

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