Reading to a Child

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Welcome to Reading to a Child

The Purpose of Reading to a Child

Reading is about making meaning.

Schema

Language Patterns and Children's Books

An Introduction

Language Patterns in Children's Books

Repetitive Pattern

Language Patterns in Children's Books

Cumulative Pattern

Language Patterns and Children's Books

Interlocking Pattern

Language Patterns in Children's Books

Chronological Pattern

Language Patterns and Children's Books

Familiar Cultural Pattern

Language Patterns and Children's Books

Problem Solving Pattern

Language Patterns in Children's Books

Rhyme-rhythm Pattern

Language Patterns in Children's Books

Main Character Pattern

Language Patterns and Children's Books

Conclusion

Discourse Structures

Part 1

Discourse Structures

Part II

Discourse Structures

Part III

Levels of Comprehension and

Asking Questions

Language and

Models of Reading

Leveled Readers

Guided Reading

Cornelius and

Predicting

Cornelius

Cornelius

Comments

The Carrot Seed

The Carrot Seed

Comments

The Little Engine That Could

The Little Engine that Could

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I Can't Get My Turtle to Move

I Can't Get My Turtle to Move

Comments

Happiness is...

Making a Book

The Crayon Box that Talked

We Love to Read playlists are available on YouTube.

Reading takes us beyond ourselves.

 

Reading nourishes our souls and treats our minds.

Reading offers companionship amidst our solitude.