TRT Podcast #160: All About Literacy Centers - with Christina Winter Unless all your students are at the same skill level (highly unlikely!), you will need to meet with small groups during the school day - even in a structured literacy classroom. But what are the rest of the students doing? Christina Winter walks us through how to choose literacy centers, how to teach students to do them independently, and answers ... Read More
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TRT Podcast #159: How one university gives its pre-service teachers hands-on training - with Dr. Jodi Nickel Dr. Jodi Nickel shares her journey from balanced to structured literacy, and describes how her university pairs teacher candidates with struggling readers in a successful tutoring program. Full episode transcript Recommended resources Dr. Nickel's publications Nickel, J., & ... Read More
TRT Podcast #158: A case for whole group phonics instruction - with Casey Jergens Kindergarten teacher Casey Jergens shares how and why he teaches a whole group phonics lesson before offering small group instruction. Lots of food for thought! Full episode transcript Connect with Casey ... Read More
TRT Podcast #157: A special education teacher's journey from balanced to structured literacy Special education teacher Melanie Brethour was a balanced literacy teacher until her son struggled to learn to read. As she learned about how to help him overcome dyslexia, she dove into the science of reading and hasn't looked back. Full episode transcript Connect with Melanie Recommended resources ... Read More
TRT Podcast #156: What does research say about teaching preschoolers? with Dr. Susan Neuman If you have questions about what the science of reading has to say about preschool, this is the episode for you! Dr. Susan Neuman, early childhood expert and author, discusses what research has to say about play-based learning, developmentally appropriate practice, and building oral language and vocabulary in ... Read More
TRT Podcast #155: The power of spelling inventories with Dr. Pam Kastner Dr. Pam Kastner walks us through the wonderful complexity of the English language and explains why spelling inventories are a powerful tool for informing instruction. Full episode transcript Recommended resources PaTTAN's Literacy Symposium ... Read More