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Reading Comprehension in the Primary Grades (DPS K-2 Teachers)

Ended Jul 15, 2023

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Full course description

"This course explores instructional approaches that support reading comprehension with the goal of increasing elementary students' language comprehension as they navigate complex text. After completing the course, you should:

-understand the importance of interactive read-alouds as foundation for later reading comprehension

-be able to identify knowledge and skills that students need in order to comprehend text

-understand the need to support students' comprehension before, during, and after reading

-know research-based best practices to support reading comprehension, giving consideration to making meaning at the level of the sentence, paragraph, and text"