A talk and vocabulary-focused approach for rich guided reading.
With its unique speaking oriented approach, Talk About Texts integrates the teaching of reading, vocabulary and oral language skills into one strong and effective program.
The Talk About Texts integrate a number of oral language instructional strategies to teach the four key elements of speech:
· Listening and responding
· Building vocabulary
· Fluent conversation
Using the following strategies, ‘Vocabulary for Reading’ and ‘Vocabulary for Talking’ are thoroughly taught and practised:
· Guided reading sessions
· Focused questions
· Answer frameworks
The series includes:
· 160 Teacher’s Editions corresponding to each Student Book
· Teacher Guide, including Digital Teacher Resources and Flashcards for each level (sold separately). Teacher Guide comes with access to professional development videos to help embed Guided Reading.