Literacy is the key to opportunity. Literacy How’s mission is to empower teachers to ensure that every child learns to read. Our Professional Learning Series books & accompanying teacher training are designed to help educators succeed in making literacy a reality for all students.
Syntax instruction – improving reading fluency and sentence comprehension skills
This free webinar focuses on Syntax: Knowledge to Practice*, one of the books in the Literacy How Professional Learning Series. In this webinar, authors Gillis & Eberhardt will introduce participants to …
•The role that syntax plays in reading fluency and comprehension
•An in-depth look at favorite Literacy How activities for teaching sentence building and meaning links
•The importance of making a match between what the students know & what the text offers to support syntactic awareness.
*Purchasing Syntax: Knowledge to Practice (on Amazon.com) is not required for this webinar but recommended deeper understanding & application.
In July 2009, Margie Gillis founded Literacy How to bring a decade of knowledge-to-practice research from Haskins Laboratories to the classroom. Since Literacy How's founding, our Mentors have advanced teaching & learning by helping thousands of educators in hundreds of schools and districts to use evidence-based practices to succeed. By applying & conducting research in schools and classrooms, we continuously develop our expertise, so we can help you develop yours.
Who Should Attend:
SCHOOL AND DISTRICT ADMINISTRATORS committed to supporting teachers in understanding & applying evidence-based solutions for raising reading achievement in their school or district.
TEACHERS seeking to understand the science behind how children learn to read & how to put that knowledge into practice so that they can better meet the literacy needs of each of their students.
PARENTS wanting to learn what effective evidence-based literacy instruction looks like.