Accessible Text Made Easy

Here’s a conundrum.  It’s pretty common to have a huge range of student need in every classroom.  There are kids who don’t or just barely speak English, kids who might…

The Significance of Syntax in Comprehension

A very important part of reading comprehension is language comprehension.  It’s one of the two factors named in the long-ago created Simple View of Reading, and is also a big…

The Importance of Fluency: A Critical Factor

Accuracy is getting a lot of attention right now.  And rightly so.  If a child isn’t accurately reading the words, there’s not much chance of them gaining much meaning from…