RE 5040 Fall 2011
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Ginger Landers
re: GAPS
Wed Dec 14, 2011 23:34
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Yes, reading and developing new strategies just happen naturally for some students. But it is difficult to teach a child to move from using sounds to decode words to using "chunking" strategies to decode words. It is hard for some kids to make that transition, and in the primary grades there is so much focus on sounds!

  • RE: GAPS - Rachel Hicks, Tue Dec 13 19:44
    Marlee you brought up a good point. In Kindergarten we do teach our students how to look for "chunks" in words that they are decoding. I wonder if there is a difference between how we look for these... more
    • re: GAPS - Ginger Landers, Wed Dec 14 23:34
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RE 5040 Fall 2011