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Many students struggle with reading, especially comprehension of long sentences or involved instructions. One-on-one tutoring that includes word roots and cognates, context clues, sentence structure, questioning (SPQ3R), and other constructivist techniques will help students feel more confident by giving them the tools they need to understand what they read. Modeling by the teacher/tutor will show students that all good readers use reading strategies, as well as showing how to use them with difficult texts. Once students begin to understand and decode, they can add more strategies to unders ... More