Here are class notes, Powerpoint slides, and related resources!


Course Introduction and Criteria for Selecting Quality Literature -- September 9, 2010




Introduction to Metacognitive Reading Strategies -- September 14, 2010




Exploring Poetry and Embedded Strategy Instruction -- September 16, 2010



Poetry Workshop: Writing Adapting Poems -- September 21, 2010



Motivating Young Readers and Gradual Release of Responsibility -- September 23, 2010



Exploring Picture Books -- September 28, 2010



Picture Books, Conversations, and Embedded Strategy Instruction -- September 30, 2010


Fairy Tales and Plot Summaries -- October 5, 2010


Strategy Instruction for Predicting and Making Connections -- October 7, 2010


Quiz 1 & Feedback on Discovery Memos -- October 14, 2010


Fantasy/Fiction and Embedded Strategy Instruction for Visualizing & Asking Questions -- October 19, 2010


Exploring Basal Readers -- October 21, 2010


Guided Reading and Instructional Practices for Building Comprehension -- October 26, 2010




See Classnotes Page 2