Mythology of Reading Instruction

Mythology of Reading Instruction
23 March, 2017

Mythology of Reading Instruction

Timothy Shanahan

This presentation explores 7 myths about how we teach children to read. Addresses issues of research as the basis for teaching, morning instruction, textbook use, small group instruction, oral reading fluency, reading rate, reading speed, independent reading, sight vocabulary, memorization, and the "just right" book.

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