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READING COMPREHENSION

pinkGirlWhat is reading comprehension?

Reading comprehension is the ability to understand the ideas and facts presented in a text. Comprehension skills are the ability to use context and prior knowledge to aid reading and to make sense of what one reads and hears.

Did You Know?

Without proper interventions, 74% of the children who are poor readers in 3rd grade remain poor readers in the 9th grade.

Success in school and beyond depends in great measure upon the ability to read with good comprehension.

Reading comprehension improves when children are taught strategies such as determining the main idea, sequencing events and drawing inferences.

Lack of fluency decreases reading comprehension.

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9:00 am Dyslexia Dash 5K 2017 – Kansas City @ English Landing Park
Dyslexia Dash 5K 2017 – Kansas City @ English Landing Park
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Dyslexia Dash 5K 2017 - Kansas City @ English Landing Park | Parkville | Missouri | United States
Join us at the Dyslexia Dash as we look to “Make America Read Again”. This family friendly 5K walk/run will take place at English Landing Park. Come walk at your leisure and connect with others[...]

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Phone: (816) 584-8860
Email: info@etctutoring.org

Educational Therapy Center, LLC | 171 English Landing Dr., Suite 110, Parkville, MO 64152 | Phone: (816) 584-8860

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