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Helping Your Child with Reading Comprehension

Research shows that skilled readers perform better in all academic areas. Reading comprehension involves reading with fluency, building vocabulary, and continually developing reading skills.

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  • 11.

    Build Better Vocab: The Lowdown on Linguistics

    If your child has been introduced to linguistics she is in the position to excel at vocabulary and become a better...

    Source: Education.com
  • 12.

    Improving Reading Comprehension

    The term reading comprehension has several different definitions. While most experts agree that reading comprehension is...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 13.

    Teacher Tricks to Improve Reading Comprehension at Home

    You may not have signed up for recess duty or chalk stains on your pants, but if you'd like to improve your child's...

    Source: Education.com
  • 14.

    Reading: Getting the Main Point

    As a middle school writing aide, I know firsthand that grasping the main idea - or seeing the "big picture" - is...

    Source: Education.com
  • 15.

    Three Easy Ways to Increase Reading Comprehension

    The primary purpose of reading is comprehension, or understanding. Unless you comprehend what you read you might as...

    Source: How To Improve Reading
  • 16.

    Fluency Contributes to Comprehension

    Fluent reading is expressive, accurate, and appropriately paced. Fluent reading is smooth and expressive, sounds like...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 17.

    Current Issues in Reading Comprehension

    Over the past decade, there has been an increased focus nationally on the development of literacy for all students. This...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 18.

    The Process of Reading

    Reading is a language-based skill. As such, it requires the processing of language that is decontextualized from any...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 19.

    Types of Wordplay

    Word Consciousness Another component of vocabulary instruction is developing students’ word consciousness, their...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 20.

    Comprehension Strategies

    Fluent readers use their background knowledge or prior knowledge to help them make sense of text. As it turns out, prior...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall

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