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|Strategies for Tutoring
a Struggling Reader:
1. Prepare - Fires up the brain
2. Pause - Courtesy. Give them time to think.
3. Prompt - Does it look right, sound right, make sense?
4. Praise - Really needed!!
5. Probe - Do I really understand?
Strategies for Struggling Readers
in 16 minutes/day
|Simple, Easy-to-use Strategies anyone can use to help struggling readers raise their reading levels.
Your struggling reader will know how to figure out, and learn, the 'hard words' in a sentence.!
Reading is a Skill That requires Practice
Based on good reading Instruction
Using effective reading Strategies.
tutoring program for Struggling Readers is modeled on the
effective approach jointly developed by
Rolling Readers USA and the
Poway Unified School District in San Diego County
Here is more information taken from our Reading Research
What Strategies Do Best Practice' Schools
Use to Meet Their Reading Annual Yearly Progress
How did San Diego County schools raise
reading ability 62.5% of a full Grade Level tutoring each
child just 15 minutes each day?
Each 15-minute session
followed the Rolling Readers USA structured reading
strategy tutoring program.
Median book level increase at the end of 81-120
sessions during the school year was 2.5. Each grade
had 4 book levels. Increased ability: 62.5% of a full
The 1998 study looked at a random sample of 673 students.
Book levels were determined by Scholastic, Inc. Rolling
Readers USA recruited and trained the volunteers. The
schools provided the coordination of the volunteers.
The Rolling Readers USA (a non-profit literacy organization)
tutoring program was jointly developed with the Poway
Unified School District in San Diego County.
The program is based on research about what good readers
do as they are learning to read, and as they are reading.
Good readers integrate 3 cueing systems while reading.
Meaning-Structure-Phonics. Does it make sense? Does it
sound right? Does it look right?
The tutoring program makes these cueing systems an integral
part of a structured 5-step tutoring format. Prepare-Pause-Prompt-Probe-Praise.
Since 1998, San Diego County calls the program Everyone
A Reader. It is used in their 23 school districts
and 165 elementary schools.
Today, Rolling Readers - Cape Girardeau Area
continues this effective
tutoring concept as a part of our Strategies for Struggling Readers Program.
We have added an extra minute of practice (now 16
because we want to give more time for building a reading relationship!
Try our Strategy for Struggling Readers Program.
Expect to get the same great results.
There is no risk.
with a pilot program in your organization.
is easy to understand. Easy to implement.
program will fit well, complement, your current
better reader programs.
the program to build self-esteem in both tutor/helpers
and struggling readers.
involvement, and improved grades, has been shown
to keep young people in school.
16 minutes/day. Raise reading ability 62.5% of a
full grade level in as little as 20 weeks.
strategies are a simple, easy-to-use and effective process.
your small army of trained reading strategy tutor/helpers
more information contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
(Rolling Readers is a not-for-profit organization)