Fluency

Speed Reading Hacks!

For the first time, maybe ever, I can’t keep up with my reading. My stack of novels grows, but I don’t speed read these. I savor every word. Reading for information is different, I can adjust my rate to match the material, and routinely do so. I find myself reading a mixture of info-text online, […]

Helping Kids Build Fluency and Joy of Reading!

Reading out loud builds fluency. Just say no to flat, expressionless, boring reading. Say yes to smooth, correctly phrased, lilting lyrical reading! Where do you start? Read to your tummy. No kidding! Next comes lap reading, then keep reading with your child long after that. This is the first step toward building fluency. By modeling […]