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Helping Students Become Independent Readers and Writers: An Intro to Balanced Literacy

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Would you like to help your students to become more proficient, lifelong readers and writers? A balanced literacy approach helps students move toward independence as readers and writers through a gradual release model. In this session, Dr. Jayme Linton will provide an overview of the eight components of balanced literacy and share strategies that you can use to implement a balanced literacy approach in your own classroom. Join us to learn how to help your students become more independent readers and writers.

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Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Language Arts
Last aired on: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 @ 2:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Learning Theories & Strategies, Reading & Writing
Tags: balanced literacy, gradual release model, independent readers, independent writers, literacy approach, reading, reading proficiency, writing

Reviews (20)

Full Member
Great presentation.
Full Member
This was great and very densely packed with good information and strategies for organizing your literacy teaching.
Full Member
Great Info!
Full Member
Very helpful and a good guide for writing!
Full Member
Good information/guide.
Full Member
Very informative
Very Helpful. Thank you.
Full Member
Full Member
Great info. Thanks!
Basic Member
Very useful! Thank you!
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