Group Students with Similar Needs for Small Group Instruction

Key Concepts

Professional Development Presentation

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Once student instructional profiles are determined, you are ready to plan how your school will group students to provide differentiated reading instruction. Several options for organizing a school’s reading block are presented, including scenarios for grouping students within a classroom and between classrooms in a grade level. You will see creative solutions that maximize resources and maintain flexible groupings – a key piece to improving student reading achievement.

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