Extended studies program for first graders with advanced ability

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Published by Bakersfield City School District in Bakersfield, Calif .

Written in English

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  • Gifted children -- Education

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Statementprepared by Janet Deuel ... [et al.].
SeriesKraus curriculum development library -- GT 1-010.
ContributionsBakersfield City School District (Calif.)
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FormatMicroform
Pagination[143] p.
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17794707M
OCLC/WorldCa27805937

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At one Title I elementary school, after a five-month involvement in an extended day program, some second graders who had been far behind their peers jumped more than two grade levels in their reading. For the first reading, the student should follow along with the tape, pointing to each word in her or his book as the reader reads it.

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Enrichment: Students considered to be advanced verbal readers can be recorded on a video, reading the books and showing the illustrations. Advanced students may be allowed to read a more complex book for their recording.

Support: Students in need of support may be allowed one re-record. Students in need of support may be given a slightly lower.

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