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ABC Nature Walk: Q is for Quills

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Superstar Reading Strategies

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What you might know as " Reciprocal Teaching " (links to Reading Rockets' explanation page), we refer to as Why? Because isn't it every learner's goal to be a ๐ŸŒŸ Superstar Reader ๐ŸŒŸ? Well, even if it's not, it's our goal to make it their goal. If you want to be the best, you learn from the best. These ๐ŸŒŸ Superstar Strategies ๐ŸŒŸ are exactly that: four strategies good readers use while reading.  And we remind our ๐ŸŒŸ Superstar Readers ๐ŸŒŸ of that every time they read.  How We Use Them: At Whole Group shared reading time we model using the strategies. During Small Group instruction we work together to practice the strategies. When reading independently , learners use the strategies on their own . We bet you've seen these strategies before.  The ๐ŸŒŸSuperstar Strategies๐ŸŒŸ are: Predicting Before reading to set the scene and get excited ! During reading to keep them invested in the story and to help them alter initial predictions based on new information. A

ABC Nature Walk: F is for Fawn

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ABC Nature Walk: B is for Bison

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