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The effect of Sternberg differentiation on reading comprehension

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Published by Sweet Briar College,] in [Sweet Briar VA .
Written in English


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Statementby Savannah Elizabeth Oxner
The Physical Object
Pagination40 leaves ; 1 disc
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24400886M

Some children's memories improve with age and practice, while some require further testing to determine if their memory is impaired or if they have a learning disability. What's heartening is that as I visit schools and work with content teachers, I find that more and more middle-school classes are incorporating research-tested practices into their instruction. However, if at this point, students' background knowledge was minimal, we would have spent time reading picture books, and sharing photographs and video clips of movies. Permit students time to revisit ideas and concepts to connect or extend them. Although the teachers in this study used many strategies identified in the literature as effective, additional time and thought in advance of the reading would have decreased confusions, used time more efficiently, and ultimately increased learning. Good teachers are patient enough to watch their students closely to determine how they learn best.

Take for example, a child who has to read a piece on making cornbread but they had never tasted or seen cornbread before. Making inferences, picturing images and asking questions are all types of elaboration strategies. In plain English, teachers need to explicitly instruct their students in reading comprehension strategies. The most complex comprehension tool is forming a series of propositions, which are constantly updated throughout the text. Then as students shared, we collected their ideas on chart paper. Teaching of the strategies should start out at a simple level and increase in difficulty as the student masters it.

Teachers can differentiate at least four classroom elements based on student readiness, interest, or learning profile: Content — what the student needs to learn or how the student will get access to the information; Process — activities in which the student engages in order to make sense of or master the content; Products — culminating projects that ask the student to rehearse, apply, and extend what he or she has learned in a unit; and Learning environment — the way the classroom works and feels. Once a correct response was given, the exchange ended and the teacher resumed reading, as seen in the following sequence. So often, content teachers tell me, "I teach information and not reading and writing. What was that word, John? They varied in their use of incidental exposure, embedded instruction, and focused instruction. Storybird This online tool lets anyone make visual stories in seconds.


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The effect of Sternberg differentiation on reading comprehension by Savannah Elizabeth Oxner Download PDF Ebook

Utilize brain-compatible instruction. History and science teachers at Shelburne had begun to differentiate reading instruction in their classes. By developing a sense of community and facilitating an environment where students The effect of Sternberg differentiation on reading comprehension book safe to take risks, teachers can promote the development of a broad range of reading skills and interests.

Recommendations for practice Read alouds are instructional events and require the same advance planning as any other lesson. The intricate series of interactions between teacher, students, and text in a read aloud reflects countless instructional decisions, underlying pedagogical beliefs, and the unique quality of the relationship that has been built between teacher and students.

The mental model is re-constructed or updated to reflect the new circumstances as the situation changes, but the items important to the main character are kept in the foreground according to Gunning, In the past, teachers have worked around this dilemma by presenting lectures and writing notes on the board.

The more you fine-tune your theory of how children learn to read, the better equipped you'll be to bring reading instruction to your subject area.

Repetition is not necessarily a bad thing. Researchers have demonstrated that good readers ofall ages use what they know and have experienced to understand information in texts.

And we must give them choices in reading and assignments. New York: Basic Books. Storybird This online tool lets anyone make visual stories in seconds. In addition to reading short biographies, students collected photos of the artists' work from the Internet. Providing the Definition.

Teachers can differentiate at least four classroom elements based on student readiness, interest, or learning profile: Content — what the student needs to learn or how the student will get access to the information; Process — activities in which the student engages in order to make sense of or master the content; Products — culminating projects that ask the student to rehearse, apply, and extend what he or she has learned in a unit; and Learning environment — the way the classroom works and feels.

Differentiating Instruction to Benefit Students’ Comprehension

Brackett, Paulo N. Recognize that children continue to develop their reading skills in middle and high school. Gunning identifies predicting as a type of Preparational strategy which involves previewing parts of the text to be read. Word knowledge can be extended and clarified through examples that may be provided by the teacher or elicited from the students.

It's difficult for those who have to minute class periods to embrace teaching reading. Now that your students have materials they can read and learn from, you'll want to consider how their discussions, journal responses, and tests help you decide which students require additional support.

Sternberg, R. At the same time, individual differences were noted in the way the teachers went about developing word meaning.Nov 19,  · In this paper, we are going to focus on three important theories on reading comprehension: the Schema Theory; Mental Models, and the Propositional Theory, and four categories of strategies to improve reading comprehension based on these theories: Preparational, Organizational, Elaboration, and Monitoring.

Nov 15,  · Differentiated Reading for Comprehension is designed to provide high-interest, nonfiction reading success for all readers.

Vocabulary Development During Read Alouds: Primary Practices

This page book focuses on sixth grade reading skills defined by the Common Core State Standards. Each of 15 stories is presented separately for the below-level, on-level, and advanced students, followed by a series of Reviews: 6. Teachers’ Guide to Reading Comprehension Strategies P5–S3.

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A Reader will.Materials from Sweet Briar College Archives. Sweet Briar College was chartered in Materials in this collection reflect the growth and history of the college.The effect of Sternberg differentiation on reading comprehension by Savannah Elizabeth Oxner () Robert J.

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