Category Archives: Comprehension

Tips for Tutors November 2013

Tips for Tutors November 2013 Literacy Academies in San Francisco and Oakland are finished and you are back to the hard work of teaching children how to read. You are modeling what it means to live “joyfully literate lives” and … Continue reading

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Listening Comprehension Video

I often encourage tutors to read aloud to students for a few minutes of each session. This helps the students with listening comprehension, which also helps with their reading comprehension. This video shows San Francisco member, Bob Chan, picture walking, … Continue reading

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Reading Videos

Here are two videos that show good ways to read a decodable book and how to work on reading comprehension. Watch how the tutors “picture walk” through the books before reading. Also note that the tutors go over the parts … Continue reading

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