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Doing What Works: Improving K-3 Reading Comprehension

By WestEd for the U.S. Department of Education


Available for download only.

This free package contains all the materials you will need to conduct four two-hour professional development sessions on implementing Doing What Works (DWW) K-3 Reading Comprehension practices:

  • Module 1: Overview of DWW and K-3 Reading Comprehension
  • Module 2: Teach Comprehension Strategies to Beginning Readers
  • Module 3: Focus on Text Structure to Support Comprehension
  • Module 4: Engage Students with Text: Motivate and Guide Discussion

The four modules are appropriate for:

  • Professional development and technical assistance providers
  • Principals and reading specialists
  • Teacher leaders and coaches
  • Classroom teachers

Additional DWW Professional Development Packages:


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Product Information

Product #: IN-12-02
Copyright: 2012
Format: Multimedia
Publisher: U.S. Department of Education