Reading Comprehension

Explore resources designed to improve reading comprehension in kindergarten through third grades.

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

To learn more about the research underlying these practices, view the IES Practice Guide, Improving Reading Comprehension in Kindergarten Through 3rd Grade.

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Instructional Planner: Selecting Text for Teaching Comprehension Strategies

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Download this tool to assist teachers when they are selecting text for reading comprehension instruction. The planning chart can serve as a checklist to help teachers to remember important elements...

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Teacher Self-Assessment: Gradual Release of Responsibility

Reading Comprehension > Comprehension Strategies > Overview & Tools

Use this tool to introduce teachers to the idea of a “gradual release of responsibility,” to help them assess their own practice, and to explore teaching examples they might want to adapt for their...

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Learning Together About Reading Comprehension Strategies

Reading Comprehension > Comprehension Strategies > Overview & Tools

Professional development providers and literacy coaches can use this tool to introduce teachers to the key concepts in reading comprehension instruction. Included in this tool is a brainstorming...

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Reading Comprehension Planning Template #3

Reading Comprehension > Overview & Tools

Regional comprehensive center staff and others who work directly with state education agencies will find strategies in this planning template to facilitate conversations with state staff about...

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Reading Comprehension Planning Template #2

Reading Comprehension > Overview & Tools

State-level staff who work directly with local education agencies (districts) will find ideas in this template for translating the recommendations from the IES Practice Guide on reading...

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Reading Comprehension Planning Template #1

Reading Comprehension > Overview & Tools

District staff who work with school administrators and teaching staff in their districts, such as curriculum leaders, can use this template to work through a comprehensive set of options that can...

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