Teaching Comprehension : Strategies That Develop Oral Language, Vocabulary, and Fluency Paperback
Edited by Kim Greene, Laurie Guthrie, Christina Kotinopoulos, Sophia Mellos, Julia Sullivan, Jen Trim
Part of the APD Press Titles for Teachers series
Oral language provides a foundation for the development of all reading and writing skills.
Based on years of classroom experience, this book shows how to implement engaging oral language activities - such as choral reading, reader's theater, poetry, presentations, and structured conversations about books - throughout the curriculum and school day.
Teachers learn 26 specific ways to use speaking and listening to support the development of comprehension, vocabulary, and fluency.
The book features step-by-step instructions for using each activity with students in grades K-6.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 102 pages
- Publisher: Guilford Publications
- Publication Date: 07/10/2009
- Category: Teaching skills & techniques
- ISBN: 9781606234327