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Archived PD Presentations

These presentations were conducted during the Reading First project from 2003 until 2009.

The 5 Components

Fluency

Download PPS DocumentFostering Fluency: Effective, research-based practices for development of automaticity and fluency
Presenter: Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Fall 2005

Vocabulary Development

 Enhancing Students' Vocabulary Knowledge
Presenter: Isabel Beck, University of Pittsburg, April 2004
*Additional presentations related to "Bringing Words to Life" text available
 Vocabulary Support for ELLs in Reading First
Presenter: Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, November 2004
 Building Oral Language Skills All day long
Presenter: Hansen Initiative for Language and Literacy, MGH Institute of Health Profession, November 2006
 Developing Oral Language Skills
Presenter: Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, November 2006
Download PPS DocumentBuilding a vocabulary foundation for comprehension: Big words for little kids
Presenter: Margaret G. McKeown, University of Pittsburgh, August 2008
Download PDF Document  Download TXT DocumentGiving the Gift of Words
Presenter: Presenter: Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, December, 2008

Comprehension

Download PPS DocumentUnlocking Meaning
Presenter: Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, November 2005
Download PPS DocumentApplication of Skill and Strategy Instruction in the Reading of Connected Text
Presenter: Nell Duke, University of Michigan, March, 2007
 Demonstrating Reading Comprehension through Expository Texts: Helping All K-3 Students Write about What they Learn
Presenter: Gary Troia, University of Michigan, November 2007


Last Updated: September 10, 2009
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