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While, for the most part, teachers felt confident with the initial screening measure, all
teachers commented on how arbitrary the progress monitoring assessments were. As identified
by all teachers, the stories used for assessment in progress...
The two students in group L that scored below a 9th grade level are both reading books that are also below a 9th grade level (5.3 and 5.5), which shows they are comfortable with reading books that match more closely to their scores from the DRP...
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also become very defensive whenever anyone else makes a negative reference to their community.
“Is there ever going to be a day when I see one good article or story about my city? The negativity is starting to kill me. I must...
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In summary, the QRI test covers all of the components of reading comprehension as outlined in the researcher’s definition. The validity of this test is highly confirmed by the researcher’s observations and the participants’ opinions of the...
of the students considered themselves to be good readers. Furthermore, the participants’ GPA, core test scores, and ACT scores indicate that the students can comprehend texts, information, and content on a high school level. This information...
about the pronunciation, word origin, and the use of the word in a sentence. Louisa Moates
(2005) in her article “How Children Learn To Spell,” states that spelling is prompted by
knowledge of language structure, especially phonological...
The most important aspect of the spelling curriculum should be the use of differentiated
instruction, not only to help students who struggle but also to challenge those who are more
proficient (Gentry & Graham, 2010).
Spelling instruction must...
The information literate student accesses needed information effectively and efficiently.
1. The information literate student selects the most appropriate investigative methods or
information retrieval systems...
letting students sort individually. The program “Words Their Way,” uses this method to teach
spelling. According to Gentry (2004), “this method of word sorting cannot function as a spelling
program, because there is too much word-specific...
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tourism authorities may need only to ensure that relevant information reaches the
specified target audience.
Hypothesis 3 predicted that information sources would positively affect visiting
intention and was also not supported by this study....
J. Richard Gentry, Ph.D., and author of many books based on spelling research, was
asked by the Zaner-Bloser editor Marytherese Croakin to discuss the four most pressing
questions teachers have asked about teaching spelling. Here are the...
Excerpts from Cedar City Council Minutes Jan. 7. 1918.. .Members of outgoing and incoming Councils being in attendance. Farewell addresses were made by Mayor Jones and other outgoing members. Mayor E. M . Corry and other new members gave short...
We feel to urge upon all who desire to build up Zioq and have capital in their hands, to appropriate a portion to strengthen the operations of the Iron Company. There is ample room for profitable investment of capital. Iron can be made in Utah, for...
1. Do you feel that you are a good reader?
Why or why not?
2. Do you like to read?
3. Do you feel that it is important to read and read well?
4. How much time to you spend reading a day (on average)?
5. On average,...