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Exploring Skills Great Readers Use

In this four part course students will learn basic skills used by great readers. Each week your student will learn and practice a new technique that will help them to engage in and comprehend what they are reading.
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25 minutes

per class

Once per week

over 4 weeks

8-12

year olds

2-8

learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Class Experience

The goal of this class is for students to learn four basic skills ( questioning, connecting, visualizing and predicting) that will help them to develop their knowledge and understanding of what they are reading.  As your child advances through school these skills will help them gain the critical thinking skills necessary to be successful when reading materials for various purposes.
          Each week students will be assigned a brief exercise to practice what they have learned.  The results of the exercise will be shared during the next class.  Time needed to complete the homework each week should be 15 minutes.
Students will need a notebook, pencils and a highlighter (or colored pencils) during class.  
Informal assessments will be used to determine progress toward class goals.  This will happen by observing the students' participation and engagement while practicing the skills taught.  
25 minutes per week in class, and no time outside of class.

Teacher

Teresa Rollefson
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
Retired School Teacher
5 total reviews
31 completed classes

About Me

I am a retired school teacher who has spent more than twenty years helping scholars set goals and achieve success. I believe learning should be fun and flexible in order to meet the learning styles of all students.  I have a passion for reading... 
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