Matching Texts to Readers

Matching Texts to Readers

Matching Texts to Readers

Date posted: February 13, 2019

How do you match texts with readers? Do levelled texts help?

Understanding Texts & Readers: Responsive Comprehension Instruction with Leveled Texts by Jennifer Serravallo is a new book that looks at levelling books as a tool for teachers, but only one tool in helping connect readers to text.

To give you a taste of what you’ll find in the book, read What Are the Best Ways to Use Leveled Texts?, an interview with Jennifer Serravallo on Cult of Pedagogy. Here’s a graphic from the interview that summarizes her thoughts on how levelled texts may be misused – and what to do instead. (Click the image to enlarge.)

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Or better yet, email library@decoda.ca to borrow this book (or other books by this author).

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