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(originally pinned by Beata) Here is a list of few games that you can play to build reading comprehension. I liked the connection chain, because it forces students to look back and use their prior knowledge to make new connections.
Uncovering the Logic of English- Denise Eide's explains the need to master 100 tools that logically explain of the spelling of English words. This was presented at the 2012 San Diego Literacy Tutor Conference.
This is Take Home Reading Skills Book to use with ANY book. The book contains a page for each reading strategy. These are the strategies that I teach my students in class during guided reading. I provided sentence stems as a scaffold for the readers.