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Grade 7 Reading Comprehension

What we do:

Comprehension focuses on the remediation of comprehension skills.  Students focus on a fundamental level of mastery for each of the specific skill objectives for this course, in an effort to supplement the appropriate language arts course for each individual student demonstrating a need for specific guided instruction in these areas.

How we do it:

The following instructional strategies are utilized in this course:

  • Orton approach to the study of phonics and total language
  • Written and oral drills
  • Written and visual repetition of words
  • Visual and oral representation of ideas for comprehension
  • Guided and independent practice
  • Modeling of interactive reading
  • Rubrics