Preschool Language & Literacy

Explore resources designed to improve instruction in early language and literacy.

Explore the subtopics below to learn more about the recommended practices:

 

To learn more about the research underlying these practices, view the intervention reports on phonological awareness, phonological awareness with letter knowledge training,  shared book readinginteractive shared book reading, and dialogic reading.

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Starting Instructional Discussions Using a Visual Diagram

Preschool Language & Literacy > Interactive & Dialogic Reading > Overview & Tools

Coaches and mentors often look for a “starting place” to engage teachers in discussions about how to improve instruction. Here are tips for how to use the visual diagram about classroom practices...

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Learning Together About Interactive and Dialogic Reading

Preschool Language & Literacy > Interactive & Dialogic Reading > Overview & Tools

Set up a staff development meeting or series of training sessions to review the “Learn What Works” resources for Interactive and Dialogic Reading using these discussion questions. Related...

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Interactive and Dialogic Reading: Observing and Reflecting on Classroom Practice

Preschool Language & Literacy > Interactive & Dialogic Reading > Overview & Tools

This checklist can help teaching and coaching staff reflect on current practice and think about ways to improve the use of interactive and dialogic reading strategies. Coaches and mentors also can...

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Designing Coaching and Mentoring Programs

Preschool Language & Literacy > Interactive & Dialogic Reading > Overview & Tools

This self-review can be used by technical assistance or professional development providers to help preschool programs think about the key components necessary to establish effective coaching and...

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Preschool Language and Literacy Planning Template #3

Preschool Language & Literacy > Overview & Tools

Regional Comprehensive Center staff and others who work directly with state education agencies will find strategies in the planning template to facilitate conversations with state staff about...

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Preschool Language and Literacy Planning Template #2

Preschool Language & Literacy > Overview & Tools

State-level staff who work directly with local education agencies (districts) and communities will find ideas for incorporating these research-based practices into practical policies and activities...

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Preschool Language and Literacy Planning Template #1

Preschool Language & Literacy > Overview & Tools

District and community staff who work with school administrators and preschool staff can use the template to work through a comprehensive set of options that can be implemented at the school or...

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