This board features resources on word analysis, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension.
READING COMPREHENSION: Paste any text (or type a website address) in the textbox on the site and this tool will simplify difficult vocabulary in the text to help with reading comprehension.
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Rewordify.com-The alternative pathway to more reading and enduring, independent learning Rewordify.com is powerful, free, online reading comprehension and vocabulary development software. It helps people understand difficult English faster, and helps them learn words in new ways.
Online app to help struggling readers, ESL, etc. you insert a difficult passage that you are struggling with, it transforms it into simpler English.
This is a great site that rewords difficult text into easier reading levels. A great way to differentiate reading material, making it accessible to all students. BEST OF ALL, IT'S FREE!
Link2....Rewordify.com is powerful, free, online reading comprehension software. It helps people understand difficult English faster, and helps them learn words in new ways.
Rewordify.com - a free online reading comprehension software. Changes text so that students understand what they are reading. It even does websites!
ReWordify.com- powerful, free, online reading comprehension software that helps people understand difficult English faster.
Great tool for cognitive rescaling! Rewordify.com is powerful, free, online reading comprehension and vocabulary development software. It helps people understand difficult English faster, helps them learn words in new ways, and helps teachers create high-interest learning materials from any English text passage.
Rewordify - free online site that helps people understand difficult English.
Rewordify...helps make challenging reading passages a bit easier
FLUENCY: This post on helping struggling readers with fluency is directed towards K12 teachers, but the information is helpful for tutors of adults as well. There are links to suggested activities and teaching strategies.
Struggling Readers, Teaching Reading, Grade Reading, Reading Ideas, Education Reading, Reading Encouragement, 10 Things, Reading Writing, Reading Tutoring Ideas
Tons of reading ideas on this board! Strategies, Books, Videos, Anchor Charts, Notebooks, Organizers oh my.
Struggling Readers Series: 10 Things Struggling Readers Need - This Reading Mama *****************ST
10 Things Struggling Readers Need. Being comfortable with reading will improve a lot more than their reading scores.
Struggling Readers Series: 10 Things Struggling Readers Need - This Reading Mama. AND....while I was reading this post, I clicked on a link called "Reading the Alphabet" - a Free Pre-K Reading Curriculum that includes teaching letter sounds, sight words, syllables, blending sounds, word families, beginning reading. What a great resource with ALL THE PRINTABLES to go along with it!
Struggling Readers Series: 10 Things Struggling Readers Need - This Reading Mama (long series, great insights!)
Blog post from This Reading Mama, 10 Things Struggling Readers Need
Struggling Readers Need Specific Reading Encouragement
10 Things Struggling Readers Need, blog post 1
VOCABULARY: Crossword puzzles are a fun way to learn new vocabulary. Generate a crossword puzzle for free on this website using your own list of vocabulary words.
Ideas, Crossword Puzzles, Stuff, Crossword Maker, Create, Banners
Create your own crossword puzzle. In this site you can make it in different languages and fonts. You're also able to add a description of the puzzle.
Website to create your own crossword puzzle up to 50 words.
Crossword puzzle maker, use vocabulary words!
crossword puzzle maker, foreign language!
Create your own crossword puzzles.
Crossword Puzzle maker (free)
DECODING AND SPELLING: Free, downloadable research-based 30-unit course on teaching reading and spelling for adults. Includes Lesson Plans, Teacher's Guide and Learner Activity Book. Suitable for intermediate level learners. A LINCS Publication.
Adult Literacy, Adult Learning, Abe Project, Teacher, Level Learners, Adult Education, Adult Reading, Learner Activity, House Projects
Making Sense of Decoding and Spelling: An Adult Reading Course of Study
Teachers' and Administrators' Guide
READING COMPREHENSION: This site has many video lessons and exercises for teaching reading comprehension and vocabulary.
Practice Lessons, Reading, Interactive Lessons, School Kid Websites, Dictionary, Activities, Adult
TV411 TV411 will help you read for success, fine-tune your writing, expand your vocabulary, get a grip on math, and explore science. TV411 is a collection of entertaining videos and engaging web activities, all designed to help you reach your learning goals.
TV411 - cool site with interactive lessons and activities in reading, writing, vocab, math & science
TV411's mission is to help adults gain the basic reading, writing, math, and science skills they need to achieve their educational, career, and personal goals.
TV411 will help you read for success, fine-tune your writing, expand your vocabulary, get a grip on math, and explore science. TV411 is a collection of entertaining videos and engaging web activities, all designed to help you reach your learning goals. Pick a topic—reading, writing, vocabulary, math, science, or finance—and get started.
TV411: super short videos for kids, highlighting reading skills. Personal FAVE: Cop teaches summarizing
videos and web activities for adult learning
Summarizing practice lessons
Online dictionary activity.
TV411 prefix video
FLUENCY: Leveled reading selections appropriate for adult learners. This resource can be used for guided oral reading, fluency practice and improving reading comprehension. - Developed by the Marshall Minnesota Adult Education.
Teaching Resources, Literacy, Adult Learning, Esl Teaching, Esl Class, Reading Resources, Adult Slp Ing, Education, Adult Reading
[proposed for Literacy board] FLUENCY: Leveled reading selections appropriate for adult learners. This resource can be used for guided oral reading, fluency practice and improving reading comprehension.
VOCABULARY: This video demonstrates how to explicitly teach vocabulary by encouraging learners to come up with sentences using the new words they learn.
Video Demonstrates, Reading Skills, Teach Vocabulary, Encouraging Learners, Explicitly Teach
COMPONENTS OF READING: Research based instruction for teaching adults to read from LINCS.
Based Instruction, Developing Curriculum, Reading, Literacy Learning, Learning Lessons, Teaching, Hello Literacy, Literate Society, Language Arts Spelling
VOCABULARY: This video teaches how to use multi-sensory techniques to teach words with Latin roots, suffixes and prefixes for intermediate/advanced adult learners. This is a presentation by Christy Hendrickson at the 2012 San Diego Tutor Conference.