joanne abrams
Mon Sep 14, 2015 17:13

I have several this year that seem to fit that same description. I am amazed that some students that are english only speakers, ask me things like...what's a building, or other words that I would think a five year old child would know. I think so much comes from being read teachers we see that first-hand.

  • Re: Beginning Reading Model - Amanda, Sun Sep 13 14:11
    I remember the first class we had with Dr. Morris and he stressed the importance of reading at home. I already knew this but it has made me more cognizant of the students I have. I am amazed just... more
    • BRModel - joanne abrams, Mon Sep 14 17:13
    • Beginning Reading Model - Martha Brown, Sun Sep 13 23:02
      Some situations I have worked with in past years have really opened my eyes to attitudes from home in regard to reading. I heard one parent voice that teaching her child to read was the... more
      • Re: Beginning Reading Model - byrdaw, Sat Sep 19 15:31
        After learning about the quantity of vocabulary knowledge that students who are read to in comparison to those who are not read to or not read to daily have at the beginning of kindergarten, it... more
        • Beginning Reading Model - Martha Brown, Sun Sep 20 23:39
          It is so important that we encourage all parents to spend time reading to their children. If they can only realize the impact this can have for their child and their future education it makes such a... more
        • Re:Beg Rdg. Model - abramsjm, Sun Sep 20 11:23
          I found your comment about daily reading very interesting Adel, and so very true! My son was diagnosed with a reading disability in 2nd grade, but I have always tried to continue reading with and to... more
      • Re: Beginning Reading Model - Amanda, Sun Sep 13 23:13
        I agree and it is so sad. It makes me really understand why we need to send homework that is on the child's independent level. With not only English language learn ears but with English only learners ... more
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