Making Sense

Small-Group Comphrenesion Lessons for English Language Learners

Reading is all about understanding. Many English language learners simply do not understand what they are reading, whether it's a picture book, a literature selection, or a science textbook. Juli Kendall and Outey Khuon believe that small-group comprehension lessons have a key role to play in advancing students' understanding of texts.

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Reading is all about understanding. Many English language learners simply do not understand what they are reading, whether it's a picture book, a literature selection, or a science textbook. Juli Kendall and Outey Khuon believe that small-group comprehension lessons have a key role to play in advancing students' understanding of texts.

Making Sense provides answers to many common questions asked by teachers of English language learners: How do we organize small-group comprehen...read more

About the Author(s)

A lifelong teacher, including a professional partnership with coauthor Outey Khuon for fifteen years, Juli Kendall taught kindergarten through eighth grade and was a Literacy Specialist.

Outey Khuon began teaching in Cambodia in 1969. Since 1992, she has taught elementary students in Long Beach, California, where she is currently a Literacy Specialist. She has presented at many state and national conferences and workshops and is a lecturer in the Linguistics Department at California State University, Long Beach.

Table of Contents

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Acknowledgments
1. Introduction
2. Preproduction
3. Early Production
4. Speech Emergence
5. Intermediate
6. Advanced
Resources and References
Appendix

Product Details

Grade Range: K-8
Media: 168 pp/paper
Year: 2004
Item No: 0409
ISBN: 978-157110-409-0

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