Posts Tagged: reading comprehension

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When it rains, it pours! Here are my latest articles about Learning Differences & Reading on They cover a range of topics, so there should be something for everyone… 7 Best Ways to Help your Kids Learn to Read: an article about reading comprehension strategies Transitioning from High School to College: What Students with… Read more »

10 Best Interactive Stories for iPad

Actual books will never go out of style, and all children should learn the wonders that can be held on paper, alone. However, sometimes, there can be a benefit to stories presented on an iPad as well (even when not being used as an assistive technology device). Below are my picks for Top Ten Interactive… Read more »

Technology for Reading Comprehension : 7 Best Strategies

In my previous post, I listed the 7 Best Reading Comprehension Strategies. Below are suggestions for how to use technology to work on each goal. Those of you who were at my Everyone Reading lecture will recognize many of these, though I’ve added a few new ones! While the research paper was for these strategies being… Read more »

7 Top Reading Comprehension Strategies: An Introduction

The Institute for Educational Services (IES) has an amazing website, with lots of research-based resources and white papers. One excellent resource, is the practice guide, Improving Reading Comprehension in Kindergarten Through 3rd Grade. Among its great recommendations are teaching students Reading Comprehension strategies. They include: Activating Prior Knowledge (or Making Connections to the Text) Predicting Visualizing Questioning Making Inferences… Read more »