What? Reading involves complex processes and skills.
Who? Some students need help uncovering strategies and practicing in reading. In other words, more miles on the page.
What is needed to produce the seemingly effortless performance of a fluent reader? The presence and role of underlying processes and knowledge, such as decoding fluency, processing speed, vocabulary, letter sound fluency, and sight
words fluency form key elements to unlocking the code.
Together, we work to gain control and confidence in effective reading strategies and focused practice.
What? Writing is a complex task. In fact, it is the most complex literacy skill to master.
Catherine Snow et al.
(2005, p. 86) summarize the real importance of spelling for
reading as follows: “Spelling and reading build and rely on the
same mental representation of a word. Knowing the spelling of
a word makes the representation of it sturdy and accessible for
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