Module 7: Structured Literacy: Comprehension

Module 7: Structured Literacy: Comprehension (Barksdale Reading Institute)

Join us to learn what it takes to comprehend any text and take away evidenced based strategies to use in your classroom!

Target Audience:
K-6 teachers and Administrators, Interventionists, and Special Education teachers.

From this module, participants will be able to…

  • Recount recommendations from national research that informs comprehension instruction (NRP, 2000; IES, 2010;  RAND, 2002).
  • Name and describe how three factors in the reading process each contribute and influence comprehension.
  • Explain how comprehension is built through the construction of progressive mental models and the role of work memory in this process.
  • Apply the Simple View of Reading to understand the domains which are necessary for Reading Comprehension.
  • Describe the five strands of Language Comprehension within Scarborough’s Rope Model, tell why each is critical for Reading Comprehension, and demonstrate how they are addressed in instruction.
  • Develop purposeful, measurable objectives for literacy skills and background knowledge.
  • Apply evidence-based instructional strategies within a well-developed lesson plan.
Items to Bring or Prework: TBD


These modules do not have to be taken in any kind of specific order nor do all need to be attended.



IF YOU HAVE A DISABILITY THAT WILL NEED AN ACCOMMODATION (WHEELCHAIR, HEARING IMPAIRMENT, VISUAL IMPAIRMENT, ETC.), PLEASE CONTACT US IMMEDIATELY AFTER REGISTRATION SO THAT WE CAN BEST ACCOMMODATE YOU.

Date Time Session Instructor Faciliator Venue
Thu, Mar 21, 2019 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM All Day Session Marion McBride Eddie Anderson Delta State University (Community & Economic Development)
Fri, Mar 22, 2019 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM All Day Session Marion McBride Eddie Anderson Delta State University (Community & Economic Development)
Special Accomodations
Disabilities If you have a disability that would need an accommodation (wheelchair, visual impairment, etc.), please contact us so that we can best accommodate you.
Food Allergies If you have a food allergy or preference (vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, etc.), please contact us so that we can best accommodate you.
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Tags: Barksdale Reading Institute, literacy, reading, comprehension