Implications of Being a Reluctant Reader
When a student is a reluctant reader in elementary school, they miss out on the benefits of
the natural flow of reading progression. According to Louisa Moats (2009), “At second
and third grade,...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
nearly two million acres were set aside by the Executive Order of January 5, 1882. The ensuing pattern of allotments of part and restoration to the "public domain" of the balance of the reservation set the...
According to Bear, et al. (2004), this word study program “evolves from three decades of
research in developmental aspects of word knowledge with children and adults” (p. 5). This
research has shown specific patterns of errors that children...
by the use of the letter names in combination with the alphabetic principle when spelling. This
stage is divided into three parts: early, middle and late. At each point students have mastered
different skills in spelling (p. 13-15). Early...
Chapter 3 - Methodology
The purpose of this study was to compare the effects of the use of Words Their Way as a
spelling program with Zaner-Bloser’s spelling basal Spelling Connections, in order to identify
which method of teaching spelling...
decisions in the regular classroom. Therefore, students who have been placed in the Pro-Active
Skill Building Program will potentially be better apt to exhibit behaviors that are more
acceptable, allowing them to experience success in the regular...