Read! Studies have shown that students who read independently outside of class improve as readers, writers, and thinkers.
Leesville Road has a public library around the corner from the elementary school, and a library card is free.
We are currently working on reading for comprehension, fluency, main ideas, and goal setting when we preview a reading selection.
Very important! If you do not understand something do the following: 1. Reread what you have read 2. Raise your hand so that I can paraphrase or better explain what we are doing.