Changing School Reading Programs
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Changing School Reading Programs Principles and Case Studies by S. Jay Samuels

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Published by Intl Reading Assn .
Written in English


  • Education,
  • Educational innovations,
  • Reading Education (General),
  • Reading (Elementary),
  • United States

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ContributionsP. David Pearson (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8351223M
ISBN 10087207790X
ISBN 109780872077904

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  Students can even host their own book clubs within a classroom, grade level, or school. Reading is important for parents, too. Host a book club at school or online to help create an adult community of readers and build strong parental support for reading. “Books and Bagels” can be a perfect duo for an early morning book club. How we work. The School Reading program delivers e-readers loaded with relevant and informative digital books, teacher support and community engagement activities to improve the educational outcomes of students and encourage reading both inside and outside of school. Reading comprehension. Once our program has improved reading fluency our homeschool reading programs focus on reading comprehension and accuracy — undoing prior bad reading habits, instruction on language structure, vocabulary and syntax, and practice in reading comprehension, both literal and inferential. It also seemed to change the way children read. They were often unable to answer straight-forward questions about a book, even one they had just finished reading. Finally, it decreased the amount of reading children did outside of school.[1] Notice what is going on here. The problem is not just that the effects of rewards don’t last.