Teaching Reading

Teaching Reading

Teaching students to read goes well beyond decoding of words. Watch whole-class, small-group, and individual conferences with students immersed in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. Authors featured include Debbie Miller, Stephanie Harvey, and Cris Tovani.

19 videos | 24+ hours

1 year subscription = $1,640
3 year subscription = $3,827

All pricing on this page is for a single school. Discounts available for multi-school purchases.

Article of the Week

See how Kelly uses Article of the Week to close the gaps in his students’ education and provide them with the background knowledge that is the foundation for critical reading. (6–12)

15 Minutes
1-year:$ 15
3-year:$ 35
Bridges to Independence

Take an in-depth look at what happens before, during, and after guided reading—accessing students’ prior knowledge, overcoming text challenges, sharing and reflecting, and determining comprehension. (K–3)

120 Minutes
1-year:$ 150
3-year:$ 350
Bringing Reading to Life

Learn how to help students grapple with increasingly difficult texts through carefully structured reading groups, brief whole-class lessons, extended discussions, and individual reading. (3–6)

120 Minutes
1-year:$ 150
3-year:$ 350
Building Adolescent Readers

Discover how to engage students with a variety of difficult novels and texts, helping them develop the skills and behaviors of lifelong readers. (6–12)

90 Minutes
1-year:$ 150
3-year:$ 350
Strategy Instruction in Action

Watch as explicit reading comprehension instruction unfolds, as teachers model thinking and give students time to practice the strategies proficient readers use to make sense of text. (K–8)

120 Minutes
1-year:$ 150
3-year:$ 350
Comprehending Content

Discover how Cris covers more content, makes instruction more relevant, and helps students acquire the reading skills they need to succeed on tests and beyond. (6–12)

120 Minutes
1-year:$ 150
3-year:$ 350
Fact Finders!

Watch as Patrick demonstrates comprehension strategies (determining importance in text, inferring, synthesizing, and more) during nonfiction think-aloud. (3–5)

35 Minutes
1-year:$ 75
3-year:$ 175
Happy Reading!

Watch as Debbie demonstrates how to sustain a thoughtful primary reading program that challenges and supports readers of all abilities and needs. (K–3)

90 Minutes
1-year:$ 150
3-year:$ 350
Literature Groups All Year Long

Learn how to use teacher study groups to build a reflective, research-based community within a school. (3–6)

30 Minutes
1-year:$ 75
3-year:$ 175
Read, Write, and Talk

Learn how the Read, Write, and Talk practice provides a framework for reading, merging thinking with information, recording thoughts, and talking about what has been read. (2–8)

30 Minutes
1-year:$ 75
3-year:$ 175
Reading the World

Watch as Stephanie and Anne respond to the needs of English language learners and integrate effective comprehension strategy instruction with content knowledge acquisition. (K–6)

96 Minutes
1-year:$ 150
3-year:$ 350
Small Group Intervention

Watch as teachers work with a small group of students in a word study intervention that links reading and writing and explores word knowledge, word-solving, and guided practice. (3–6)

16 Minutes
1-year:$ 75
3-year:$ 175
Spotlight on Small Groups

Watch as Debbie leads two reading groups through a structured routine (introduction, guided practice, conferring, and check-in), demonstrating how to balance whole-group and differentiated instruction. (2–5)

58 Minutes
1-year:$ 150
3-year:$ 350
Strategic Thinking

Watch as teachers focus on two essential reading strategies for intermediate and middle-grades students: inferring in fiction and determining importance in nonfiction. (4–8)

120 Minutes
1-year:$ 150
3-year:$ 350
Talk to Me

Peek inside fourteen individual and five group conferences as Cris listens to and learns about her students and differentiates her instruction to meet their reading and writing needs.

115 Minutes
1-year:$ 150
3-year:$ 350
Joy of Conferring

Focus in with Debbie as she conducts individual reading conferences with students whose needs range from decoding and comprehension to writing thoughtful responses. (K–3)

75 Minutes
1-year:$ 150
3-year:$ 350
Think Nonfiction!

Watch as nonfiction readers merge their thinking with information to learn, understand, and remember what they read. (K–6)

30 Minutes
1-year:$ 75
3-year:$ 175
Thoughtful Reading

Learn how to design small-group instruction, teach comprehension strategies, help students monitor their reading, and create tools that link, reading, writing, and thinking. (4–12)

120 Minutes
1-year:$ 150
3-year:$ 350
What Are You Thinking?

Discover how individual reading conferences help teachers differentiate instruction, connect with readers, monitor student progress, and encourage children to love reading. (3–5)

96 Minutes
1-year:$ 150
3-year:$ 350