Reading Power in Action: strategies for metacognition as well as comprehension instruction

Details

While teaching comprehension strategies in isolation is an important step in helping students construct meaning, applying the strategies into all aspects of learning is the primary goal. In this session, international speaker, author and teacher Adrienne Gear will explore how the Reading Power strategies can be applied to different areas of the curriculum. She will show examples of how these strategies can be applied to different units of study including indigenous beliefs and customs, global justice and immigration. 

Objectives and Outcomes 

  • Understand metacognition 
  • Explore comprehension instruction 
  • Apply of comprehension instruction

Additional Information

SKU CONF2019JAB
Session Session 1 - 9:00am - 10:30am
Day Day 4
Strand Literacy

While teaching comprehension strategies in isolation is an important step in helping students construct meaning, applying the strategies into all aspects of learning is the primary goal. In this session, international speaker, author and teacher Adrienne Gear will explore how the Reading Power strategies can be applied to different areas of the curriculum. She will show examples of how these strategies can be applied to different units of study including indigenous beliefs and customs, global justice and immigration. 

Objectives and Outcomes 

  • Understand metacognition 
  • Explore comprehension instruction 
  • Apply of comprehension instruction