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Strategies for Reading Longer Words

The purpose of guided reading is to move students forward in their reading abilities. To accomplish that, teachers must provide support to students while they are reading. When students misread a word, our current guided reading supports include the following statement, “Does that word sound right?” or just supplying the student with the correct word pronunciation.
Imagine actually supplying students with a strategy to read longer words. Providing students with a go to strategy to break longer words into syllables helps students break words into chunks, so that they can decode longer words on their own. Get Free Strategies for Reading Longer Words Here