RE 5040 Fall 2011
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sarah patten
response to Kara
Sun Dec 4, 2011 16:35

We have done poetry year round and have found it helpful in teaching fluency and expression. It would be great if you could have a parent audience each quarter for the readings. Maybe serve some snacks and let the parents observe the differences as well1

  • Response to Fluency - Kara Scott, Mon Nov 28 16:28
    Ladies I though this was very well done. I like the examples shown of how you used many levels of poetry to help increase fluency. I also think it was great you used more than one measure to record... more
    • response to Kara - sarah patten, Sun Dec 4 16:35
    • measures - Ruth Ann Timmons, Wed Nov 30 01:54
      I also liked their choice of assessments but am not familiar with the Multi-Dimensional fluency scoring guide. It does seem to be a perfect fit to be used with poetry and from the graph, the lowest... more
      • fluency scoring guide - MaryBeth, Wed Nov 30 10:10
        Ruth Ann- We found the Multi-Dimensional fluency scoring guide in one of our research review articles. It was very similar to a fluency scale that Randi and I had both used before, but we felt that... more
        • Re: fluency scoring guide - Ruth Ann Timmons, Wed Nov 30 12:07
          Thanks MaryBeth, that tells me a lot more about it and I understand it better now. I like the way you and Randi compared your scores and were able to determine their validity. Sounds like a great... more
    • continuing the study - MaryBeth, Tue Nov 29 09:28
      Thanks Kara! Randi wants to continue using it throughout the year and expand it to work with more students. I'll be very interested to see what kind of results she sees at the end of the school year. ... more
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RE 5040 Fall 2011