T&L 2900: VIR: Reading to Learn: Developing Strategic Reading Skills
This online course focuses on helping grades 4 - 12 teachers work with students on key reading skills. Teachers will learn how to develop active instructional strategies that facilitate student acquisition and development of reading skills in a variety of disciplines. Emphasis is on vocabulary development and comprehension strategies. Teachers will also understand the importance of text structure as students move from reading primarily narrative text to much more expository text. Assessment options for tracking reading skills and improvement will also be explored.
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