RE 5040 Fall 2011
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reply to Whitney
Tue Nov 22, 2011 09:08

Thanks Whitney! I think reading fluency is one of those elements of reading that is sometime overlooked. When students first learn how to decode words and actually read, as teachers we are so excited to see them experiencing success. I think that fluency has to be stressed from the beginning of reading instruction.

  • Response - Whitney Fisher , Mon Nov 21 21:46
    I have noticed in some of my experiences with students is their difficulty with reading fluency. Your intervention and procedures were explained thoroughly with the teacher reading the poem, the... more
    • reply to Whitney - MaryBeth, Tue Nov 22 09:08
      • Re: reply to Whitney - whitney fisher, Sun Dec 11 15:25
        A big part of reading fluency is remembering punctuation. A lot of times students have difficulty with commas, exclamation points, and periods. They have to learn to pause (my teachers always said to ... more
        • Re: reply to Whitney - MaryBeth, Mon Dec 12 11:15
          I definitely think that as teachers we MUST read aloud to our students. They need to hear the language read in a fluent manner. I wonder if some of our students who do have fluency issues, might not... more
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RE 5040 Fall 2011