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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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  • 21.

    Syntax and Semantics

    Semantics refers to the knowledge and comprehension of words. Semantic skills may be measured by various receptive...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 22.

    Prior Knowledge Plays a Large Role in Reading Comprehension

    The most important factor in determining how much readers will comprehend and how well writers will be able to...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 23.

    Is Your Child a Late Reader? How to Tackle Delayed Literacy

    Is your child having trouble reading? Here are some things to look for and ways you can help tackle delayed literacy.

    Source: Education.com
  • 24.

    Tests and Reading: A Narrower View

    Reading scores cannot be taken at face value, since there are many different areas of reading skills, and a child might...

    Source: Education.com
  • 25.

    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
  • 26.

    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
  • 27.

    The Use of Context Cues in Reading

    When children encounter an unfamiliar word in reading, they may make use of context cues, that is, information from...

    Source: LD Online
  • 28.

    What is the Impact of Technology on Learning?

    Research literature throughout the past decade has shown that technology can enhance literacy development, impact...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 29.

    Concepts About Print

    In order to learn to read, children must learn how books work. They must develop what educators call "concepts about...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 30.

    Reading Comprehension Factors

    Readers are actively engaged with the text; they think about many things as they read to comprehend the text. For...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall

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