Emily Fox
Mon Sep 8, 2014 21:12

I am also planning to put more of an emphasis on fluency this year! My 2nd grade team has discussed having the students do repeated readings with each other as well, Lauren. We saw much excitement and growth from the kids in the reading clinic this summer that I was excited to bring it back to my team. Especially being at the upper end of K-2, wanting to prepare students to "read for meaning", I think it will be an important piece to focus on.

  • Fluency Center - Susan Gibson, Mon Sep 8 18:57
    I plan on using some of the fluency resources from the florida center for reading research during this time. Also I have some fluency task cards I bought off TPT I plan on using for repeated... more
    • Fluency Center reply - Laura Hansen, Mon Sep 8 22:37
      That's awesome, Susan. You really have put a lot of thought into ways to incorporate fluency into your teaching. I would love to see some of your resources if you could e-mail them! Thanks for... more
      • Fluency response - sg70349, Tue Sep 9 19:51
        I'll send some of them to you tonight. But it looks like you are getting a lot accomplished so far with your groups. We start assessing our students this week so I'll be able to see who really needs... more
    • Fluency - Emily Fox, Mon Sep 8 21:12
      • Repeated Readings - Laura Hansen, Mon Sep 8 22:44
        That is great! I shared repeated readings with another EC teacher and she is teaching her 5th graders how to work in partners to complete repeated readings. I agree with you that it is definitely an... more
        • Repeated readings - Melissa Boyd, Tue Sep 9 11:59
          Laura, I am very interested in using repeated readings in an effort to increase fluency. I saw what a difference it made this summer in the clinic and look forward to trying it with my students. I... more
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