"Experienced and Knowledgeable Literacy Teacher"
I offer lessons in literacy development. The whole of reading includes phonology, phonemic awareness, alphabetics, phonics, vocabulary, reading comprehension and reading fluency. While some of the categories overlap and complement each other, much of the learning needs to be sequential, systematic and extrinsic. For that reason, my instruction begins at the highest level of reading achievement for the student, as determined by evaluation. For optimal results, the student must spend some time between lessons practicing what was taught during the lesson. My goal is to move the student alon ... More