Event | Picture This! Comprehension Strategies – Grand Rapids Area

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This course provides direct instruction in comprehension skills, understanding the theory behind the process of transferring thought (pictures) to words and techniques used for teaching comprehension through imagery and vocalizing.

$275 per person. No fee for SLD Read tutors.

Course content includes:

  • language comprehension and the brain
  • Dual Coding Theory
  • developing imagery skills
  • oral expression development
  • vocabulary comprehension
  • the connections between oral and written expression
  • supporting students for making inferences, finding the main idea, paraphrasing and making predictions
  • opportunities for practice

This course is open to reading specialists, Title I, RtI, paraprofessionals, general and special education teachers.

Registration needed by 6/4/19

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Organizer

Monica Crumback
Phone:
6163611182
Email:
mcrumback@sldread.org
Website:
www.sldread.org

Venue

Grand Rapids SLD Read Office
2650 Horizon Drive Southeast
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
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Website:
http://sldread.cb
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