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Great Habits, Great Readers January 2018 Workshop

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Hyatt Regency Morristown

3 Speedwell Avenue

Morristown, NJ 07960

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About Great Habits, Great Readers:

What does it take to make all of our students great readers? The Great Habits, Great Readers workshop answers this question and many more. The reading model presented in this workshop is structured around the habits that consistently produce outstanding reading results—actions that have been perfected by the most successful early reading instructors in the nation, but can be replicated in any school, by any teacher. It’s not just about finding the right texts (though we’ll cover that); it’s not just about making discussions more text-dependent (though we’ll address that, too). At its heart, the Great Habits model is about using that moment when a child gets something wrong to teach them the strategies they need to get it right.


Workshop Goals:

By the workshop’s conclusion, all participants will be able to:

  • Teach rigorous standards via text-dependent guided reading lessons.
  • Analyze reading data to make every lesson count by teaching exactly what students need.
  • Select challenging narrative and informational texts and design lesson plans that allow students to read those texts effectively.
  • Lead powerful conversations around reading through writing tasks, charting, and targeted questioning.

Differentiated Workshops:

Participants will be able to choose workshops that address the following:

  • Coaching teachers in making the Reading-by-Habit model happen in their classrooms
  • Teaching strong read-aloud and reading comprehension skills lessons in grades K-2 (Lexile Range of 50L -500L)
  • Teaching strong shared reading lessons that use close reading techniques in grades 3-4 (Lexile Range of 500L-900L+)

In addition to expert training, participants will receive:

  • A copy of the book Great Habits, Great Readers
  • Access to 200+ video clips that capture the most effective reading teachers in action
  • Full-length guided reading prompting guides for both narrative and informational texts organized by Lexile levels
  • All the professional development materials you will need to turnkey this training in your own schools
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