Tag: Literacy

Helping Struggling Readers Succeed

“Can you airdrop that text to me so that I can paste it into ReadNRespond? I need to search for a web image that represents the main idea,” Mark says. Justin reminds him as he examines the co-constructed criteria: “Sure, but remember, you need to upload this to Explain Everything and Vlog your justification of

From Reading to Understanding

There's an alarming gap between middle school students' ability to read words and their ability to comprehend texts across various disciplines, according to "Adolescent Readers in Middle School," a white paper from Generation Ready. Consequently, according to author Sheena Hervey, "an enormous number of current middle school students will graduate unprepared to comprehend complex texts necessary