Fluency Development

Key Concepts

Professional Development Presentation

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Understanding that fluency is not speed-reading, and knowing how to assess and teach fluency, is critical to improving reading instruction at all levels. In addition to explaining the component skills necessary, this presentation provides an overview of the research on and rationale for assessing and teaching reading fluency. Several practical tools for planning fluency instruction are included, as well as helpful resources and hands-on practice activities.

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Practice Activities

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