Third Grade Reading Workshop: For K-3 Administrators and their teams
This workshop is designed for Superintendents, K-3 Principals and Literacy Teams consisting of teachers from grades K-3, Literacy Leadership Network rep, Title I teacher, and technology support personnel to gain nuts and bolts knowledge of the Litarcy Law and how it applies to your school.
Time will be devoted to digging into the requirements of the law, specifically those components that apply to Kindergarteners THIS year, and developing internal your systems to support effective implementation! We will delve into the Essential Literacy Practices (PreKindergarten and K-3), Organizational Practices and Coaching Practices to enhance your understanding of what these should look like in practice. We will share different implementation models and monitoring practices with each other, looking to create systems that meet unique needs.
Portions of the day will focus on how the Reading Now Network and the Essential practices work together and compliment each other. We will conduct a self assessment to help identify areas on which your team may decide to focus idividualized professional development and reviewing fidelity checklists. Family engagement and their participation in developing young readers will be an area of focus.
Planning will include:
• How to roll this these expectations out to staff
• How to establish these practices for deep understanding and implementation
• How to monitor the implementation and adult practices
• How to engage families in this commitment
• How establish and utilize student reading plans