We’ve spent this week looking closely at the three pre-reading strategies David Coleman addresses in his video series Bringing the Common Core to Life. Today we consider the last strategy, setting a purpose for students before they read. Here is the excerpt of the related passage from the transcript of the video: And the third…
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Our overarching goal at Burkins & Yaris is to assist children in becoming proficient readers and writers. This begins with the people who teach them.
We believe that effective change happens from the inside out. We know that when teachers understand the foundations of how children learn to read and write, they are better equipped to teach students. Teachers need opportunities to learn new techniques and strategies that inform their instruction.