Resources for Literacy Learning
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Word Study: 6–12
The goal of word study is to develop accuracy, automaticity, and fluency in reading by focusing on the reliable and recurring patterns in spoken and written words.
The goal of grammar is to improve written composition and reading comprehension by focusing on how written language works.
Reading comprehension is the insightful translation of written text into meaning in order to gain understanding.
Automaticity & Fluency: Pre-K–5
Automaticity is an inherent component of fluency. It involves the ability to identify letters, letter patterns, and isolated words accurately and quickly.