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Implementing Literacy

In the Introduction of Literacy, you explored how literacy skills develop over time and ways to integrate literacy building experiences across your program.  You learned strategies to implement literacy activities and how to support struggling readers, promote positive reading behaviors, and ensure future success and civic participation.

In the Implementation section, you will do this:

  • Find examples of literacy activities that develop strong readers and writers.
  • Gain tips on facilitating literacy learning and coaching struggling readers.
  • Learn how to engage families in supporting reading and writing in your program and at home.

My Notebook


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