Foundations of Reading Series

Foundations of Reading: Language Comprehension

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Session Dates

Wednesday February 12, 2020 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Closed

This training is anchored in the theoretical model of Hollis Scarborough’s Reading Rope, specifically related to the language comprehension strands of the reading rope. Components of this training will include: background knowledge, vocabulary, language structures, verbal reasoning, and literacy knowledge. Classroom application of the components will include: a case study, instructional routines, videos of practice, graphic organizers, anagram activities, word sums/matrixes, functional language systems by ear, eye, mouth, and hand. 

Participants will be able to:

  • List the strands of Hollis Scarborough’s Reading Rope
  • Explain how language comprehension relates to reading comprehension
  • Create a word sum/matrix
  • Demonstrate use of a sentence-builder chart
  • Analyze, select, and match graphic organizers as they relate to specific text structures
  • Determine instructional needs related to case study student
  • Demonstrate accuracy of instructional routines modeled

Target Audience

Core classroom teachers, Special Educators, Reading Specialists, Speech and Language Pathologists, Literacy Coaches, English Learner Instructors, School Administrators, School Psychologists

Topics Covered: Literacy

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Registration: Closed
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Location: PaTTAN - East
Registration: Closed
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Registration: Closed
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Registration: Cancelled
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Location: Webinar
Registration: Full
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05/18/2020
Location: Webinar
Registration: Open

Event Info

Event Type:

Inservices/workshops

Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
ASHA
No credit

Presenters:

PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Event Contact:

Registration:

Karen Weaver
kweaver@pattan.net
800-446-5607 x6842

Contact:

Pam Kastner
pkastner@pattan.net
800-360-7282