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K. Madison Broome
Reply to macdonaldke
Fri Jun 12, 2015 21:31
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I really like the way you put this! As adults in society, we read things silently a lot more than most people think! Reading out loud comes first and is so important but the next step is silent reading! Important to remember!

  • reply to brownrf - macdonaldke, Fri Jun 12 14:30
    I agree that maybe we shouldn't call this the "ultimate goal" of a child's education, but I would encourage you to read the other comments that are full of good insights. I came to this discussion... more
    • Reading as Adults - Rachel Caldwell, Sat Jun 13 12:45
      This topic was discussed some last module, and then I did not understand why it was so important for students to learn to read silently if reading aloud worked for them. But as we learned in the... more
      • focusing while reading - macdonaldke, Sun Jun 14 06:33
        I am with you on that one, Rachel! I definitely have caught myself drifting trying to read a lengthy passage and usually have to start reading aloud to focus. However, sometimes I find I even read... more
    • Reply to macdonaldke - K. Madison Broome, Fri Jun 12 21:31
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