Anita Archer: Increasing Comprehension by Increasing Engagement

Georgia Reading First
Literacy Coach Workshop
May 14-16, 2008

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Active Engagement

Active Participation: Engaging Them All (ppt)
Active Participation: Engaging Them All (pdf)

Active Participation Instruction (Video introduction/doc)
Active Participation Instruction (Video introduction/pdf)
Active Participation Instruction (Video)

Read Aloud: Wolf! (video introduction/doc)
Read Aloud: Wolf! (video introduction/pdf)
Read Aloud: Wolf! Part 1 (video)
Read Aloud: Wolf! P
art 2 (video)

Alternative Passage Reading Procedures (video introduction/doc)
Alternative Passage Reading Procedures (video introduction/pdf)
Alternative Passage Reading Procedures (video)

Vocabulary

Dynamic Vocabulary Instruction in the Elementary School (pdf)

Comprehension Before Reading Practices

 

Reading Comprehension in the Elementary Grades: Before Passage Reading Practices (ppt)
Reading Comprehension in the Elementary Grades: Before Passage Reading Practices (pdf)

Primary Decoding Instruction (video)

Vocabulary Instruction - Second Grade (video introduction/doc)
Vocabulary Instruction - Second Grade (video introduction/pdf)
Vocabulary Instruction - Second Grade (video)

Vocabulary Instruction - K (video introduction/doc)
Vocabulary Instruction - K (video introduction/pdf)
Vocabulary Instruction - K (video)

Before Reading Examples

Before Passage Reading Practices: Examples (doc)
Before Passage Reading Practices: Examples (pdf)

Comprehension During Reading Practices

Reading Comprehension in the Elementary Grades: During Reading Practices (ppt)
Reading Comprehension in the Elementary Grades: During Reading Practices (pdf)

Modeling Retell (video introduction/pdf)
Modeling Retell (video)

During Reading Examples

During Passage Reading Practices: Examples (doc)
During Passage Reading Practices: Examples (pdf)

After Reading Practices

Reading Comprehension in the Elementary Grades: After Passage Reading Practices (ppt)
Reading Comprehension in the Elementary Grades: After Passage Reading Practices (pdf)

Writing a Summary (video introduction/doc)
Writing a Summary (video introduction/pdf)
Writing a Summary - Part 1 (video)
Writing a Summary - Part 2 (video)

After Reading Examples
After Passage Reading Practices: Examples (doc)
After Passage Reading Practices: Examples (pdf)
Practice for Elementary Comprehension
Scaffolding Reading Comprehension in the Elementary Grades (pdf)
Practice for Elementary Comprehension (doc)
Practice for Elementary Comprehension (pdf)
Additional Examples of Classroom Instruction

Word and Sentence Dictation - Second Grade (video introduction/doc)
Word and Sentence Dictation - Second Grade (video introduction/pdf)
Word and Sentence Dictation - Second Grade (video)