Small-group instruction Students are grouped according to need Every child reads every page (not round robin or choral reading) 20-30 minutes in duration The teacher selects the text The lesson has a specific focus The lesson is broken into 3 sections- before, during, and after
It was exciting to see how Guided Reading is making such an impact with the students’ decoding, fluency, and comprehension in all of the classrooms!
Adrienne has an incredible list of anchor books for a variety of age groups. Check out her site!! http://readingpowergear.com/book-lists.html