Ch 6: Strategies for Teaching Reading

About This Chapter

Explore strategies for teaching reading with these short, but engaging video lessons that were created by our expert instructors. Learn about emergent reading activities and strategies that help with vocabulary.

Strategies for Teaching Reading - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

Learning how to read is one of the most important skills that children learn in school. Therefore, it is important that teachers know and understand a variety of strategies for reading instruction. The lessons in this chapter help you to explore how books impact reading skills, activities that help with emergent reading, and how syllables are constructed in the English language. This chapter has been created to teach you:

  • How literature supports the development of reading skills
  • How storytelling, guided reading, and interactive reading support emergent readers
  • What types of activities help children with learning consonants, vowels, and syllables

The Role of Literature in Learning to Read Explore how literature plays an intricate part in assisting children with learning how to read.
Activities with a Role in Emergent Reading Examine activities that teach emergent reading skills.
Understanding Consonants, Vowels & Syllables: Types, Structure & Activities Evaluate the different kinds of consonants and vowels in the English language and identify activities that help with learning them.

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