Using Newspapers in the Classroom

ProLiteracy recently released some videos on using newspapers to teach adult literacy and adult ELL students. Find ideas in these for using The Westcoast Reader. Listening for Beginning Sounds Listening for Vowel Sounds Finding Sight Words Looking for more inspiration? Using the Westcoast Reader in the EAL Classroom, a session at the Decoda Conference 2017,… Read more

Teach Adults to Read Using Newspapers

Looking for tips and strategies for using current events with your adult students? Teach Adults to Read with News Stories: Part 1 describes five teaching strategies you can use with easy to read news stories: 1. Stump the teacher 2. Write creative journal entries 3. Literal and inferential questions 4. Tell the teacher 5. Sound… Read more