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Reading Comprehension: Tips and Tricks

November 15, 2018 8:30 am
November 15, 2018 11:30 am
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Lindsay Kiraly/ Amanda Beranek
Ext: 2270
NSSED Training Center- Arbor Academy Building
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776 Red Oak Lane, Highland Park, IL, United States, 60035

This workshop has been cancelled due to low enrollment. If you are interested in more information on this subject please contact Amanda Beranek (aberanek@nssed.org).

Presenters: Sheena Watterson- NSSED District Services Coach and Kristen Kinsey, NSSED Instructional Coach

Intended Audience: Certified Staff implementing or supporting literacy instruction

Activity Description: The presenters will briefly review the 5 big areas of literacy. The presenters will also go through Six Instructional Methods to support reading comprehension, which include Student Centered Planning, Interactive Read Alouds, Shared/Performance Reading, Writing About Reading, Guided Reading and Literature Studies.  Following the Instructional Methods, the group will review Student Strategies to support comprehension, which include Monitoring, Summarizing, Predicting, Synthesizing, Inferring, Connecting, Analyzing and Critiquing.

Learning Objectives: Participants will identify an instructional method to try out or update in their classroom
Participants will identify student strategies and specific activities to embed in their instruction

PD Hours: 3
Registration/Coffee: 8:00 am to 8:30 am
Session: 8:30 am to 11:30 am

Any person with with a licence through Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) is required to enter their Illinois Educator Identification Number (IEIN) when registering for this class. You can find your number by logging into the Educator Licensure Information System (ELIS)

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