Literacy is one of the Madison Metropolitan School District's key strategic priorities. The district welcomes community involvement in its schools and partnership programs.
These videos will help you understand the development of how children learn to read and write in today's classroom. They will walk you through the framework on how to best utilize your time and support the students.
Click on the Teaching Literacy topic that you would like to learn more about:
Goals for Your Session
Making your time both fun and productive while teaching literacy to students
Creating a routine that your student can depend on as they learn literacy
How to conduct a “Read to” session with a student
How to conduct a “Shared Reading” session with a student
Reading to Self
How to conduct a “Reading to Self” session with a student
A review of how your 30 minute tutoring session should go
Teaching children to read fluently can require using several different strategies
Learning comprehension skills can be just as important as learning to read