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Teacher-Tested Strategies: Detail
District
Des Moines
Contact Email
jeffrey.bock@dmps.k12.ia.us
Name of Strategy
Before Reading: General Pre-Reading
Description
Pre-viewing the text: before a reading assignment, I walk students through the text. I point out parts that are especially important (e.g., vocabulary, text features to watch). I explain how this reading relates to what we've been working on in class. It seems especially important to do this with technical reading.
Rank Strategy
Useful but Needs to be Modified
Reflection
I'll continue to use this, but I will tweak it every time. I'd eventually like to create a more formal study guide for each section. Better yet, have the students create the study guide!
Subjects
The educator applied this strategy to the following subject areas:
Technology Ed
Grade Level
The educator applied this strategy to the following grade levels:
Grade 11
Grade 12
Rank Readers
Average and Below Grade Level