Read, Write, Grow! 3rd Grade/Year 4 Reading Comprehension (Small Group Classes)
In this ongoing reading comprehension course, we will explore a new text each week and dissect it using the strategies of 'Reciprocal Reading'. The aim is to help learners tackle any extract within an exam setting or otherwise confidently!
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Completed by 20 learners
Once per week
learners per class
How does an “Ongoing” course work?
Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
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Join in once a week to develop your reading comprehension skills by engaging in dialogue. We will 'talk' our way into understanding a text through using the four strategies of 'Reciprocal Reading': predicting, clarifying, questioning and summarizing. Predicting: What do we think might happen based on.......? Clarifying: What words are unfamiliar? What do we think the word _______ means? Questioning: What questions can you think of related to this text? What do you want to find out? What...
Reading comprehension sessions help pupils to understand what they read by: *checking that the text makes sense to them, discussing their understanding, and explaining the meaning of words in context *asking questions to improve their understanding of a text *drawing inferences such as inferring characters’ feelings, thoughts and motives from their actions, and justifying inferences with evidence predicting what might happen from details stated and implied *identifying main ideas drawn from more than one paragraph and summarizing these *identifying how language, structure, and presentation contribute to meaning *retrieve and record information from non-fiction *participate in discussion about both books that are read to them and those they can read for themselves, taking turns and listening to what others say. National Curriculum (UK) reading comprehension objectives
I am a qualified primary teacher (UK) with a passion for teaching English and inspiring a love for reading.
All homework tasks will be suggested as optional tasks. The length of time learners wish to spend on them is entirely their choice.
Pencil/pen and an exercise book/paper
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
If completed homework tasks are submitted then written feedback will be provided.
55 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
These will be listed prior to each session as they will vary each week.
UK Qualified Teacher and Avid Reader
🇬🇧Lives in the United Kingdom
27 total reviews
9 completed classes
Hi and a very warm welcome! I am a UK qualified primary teacher and I have worked in education for 16 years, teaching pupils aged 3-11. I achieved my degree - BA Hons Primary Education with QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) - in 2010 and studied...