EXTRA PRACTICE FOR STRUGGLING READERS WORD STUDY by SCHOLASTIC TEACHING RESOURCES
When successful readers encounter unfamiliar words, they utilize strategies -- for example, identifying word parts such as syllables and suffixes -- to help them figure out pronunciation and meaning. This resource offers dozens of practice pages that give older struggling readers multiple opportunities to review and apply these word-study skills, recognize common spelling patterns, boost their word recognition and vocabulary development, and gain confidence as they read and encounter new words. As a result, students become more fluent readers. 1. Great for struggling readers! 2. Review basic word-study techniques! 3. Reinforce reading fluency! 4. Perfect for independent practice!