TITLE

10 Ways to Teach and Support Struggling Adolescent Readers

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Cathy Newman; Wexler, Jade
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Kappa Delta Pi Record;Fall2007, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers strategies to teach adolescents who have reading difficulties. Collaborating with reading specialists and special education teacher is an option that teachers and students can benefit from. Teaching the six syllable types in the English language can help students breakdown multisyllabic words into manageable parts. According to the authors, teaching materials used by teachers should be appropriate for the age of the students. The authors also suggest that teachers group students to promote reading fluency.
ACCESSION #
27172848

 

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