This LITERACY page will be devoted to posting any links and pdf’s to help educators with teaching Reading skills, Language Arts skills, Reading through Content Area topics, and anything else you might be looking for that is ‘literacy’ related. Please e-mail me for any specific information that you might need that you cannot locate online or on this site!
One of the most useful sites is the Florida Center for Reading Research!!
Here are some USEFUL TOOLS from FCRR for Educators….
2nd-3rd comprehension activities (pdf- of 2nd-3rd grade teachers- Student Center activities for Narrative Text- focusing on Comprehension- from FCRR)
2nd-3rd comprehension expository activities (pdf- of 2nd-3rd grade teachers- Student Center activities for comprehension focusing on Expository Text- from FCRR)
2nd-3rd comp text analysis (pdf- for 2nd-3rd grade teachers- Student Center activities for TEXT analysis- from FCRR)
2nd-3rd monitioring for comp (pdf- for 2nd-3rd grade teachers- Student Center activities for monitoring COMPREHENSION- from FCRR)
Informal Running Reading Records: Informal running reading records (this is a pdf that you may download which contains information on how to take and use an informal RRR with the resources already contained within your classroom library or the anthology that your school/district uses. It is very simple and easy to use; and it a wonderful assessment tool.)