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Ages: 8 - 12
Blue Ribbon Readers: The Questioning Cube Interactive Game
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by WPSU
The Questioning Cube Game is part of WPSU’s Blue Ribbon Readers, a collection of seven interactive games designed to help elementary school students gain reading comprehension competences. In the game students practice asking questions about short st... [more]
May 29, 2012 at 12:07 AM
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Ages: 8 - 18
Comprehension Strategies
From YouTube, produced by Peggy Semingson
Using the nonfiction book, Wilma Unlimited, this teacher models the following reading comprehensions strategies for teachers to use in their classrooms: Get the Gist,  Read Recover Retell, Story Star, The Hand, character traits, and revisiting the te... [more]
August 24, 2011 at 11:21 PM
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Ages: 6 - 10
The Boy Who Was Raised By Librarians
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This book about a young boy who loved the library ~ and the three librarians, who help him develop his potential every year he's in school.  This book would be enjoyed by 1st through 4th grade.  Very good for teaching reading and writing strategies, ... [more]
March 15, 2012 at 05:12 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
Reading Mini-lesson: Asking Questions
From YouTube, produced by Peggy Semingson
A teacher-recorded video showing a reading comprehension mini lesson on asking two types of questions, thick and thin.  "Thick questions" are questions you have to think about, while "thin questions" are questions you look back in the passage to answ... [more]
August 24, 2011 at 11:33 PM
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Ages: 18 - 18
Guided Reading Example
From YouTube
This six minute how-to video shows a teacher/parent using a  guided reading session and some of the question types you could ask. The video quality is shaky and some of the questions don't appear to have a pattern, but the video does offer some insig... [more]
March 11, 2012 at 12:29 AM
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