About Reading Recovery
Reading Recovery is an intensive reading program in which children recieve daily one on one instruction with a specially trained Reading Recovery teacher. Children are in the program for 20 weeks.
A typical Reading Recovery lesson lasts from 30 to 40 minutes and has the following components in each lesson every day...
Quick review of known letters and words
Reading of at least 3 familiar books
Running Record of the new book from the last lesson
Letter and word work with magnetic letters
Daily sentence writing...child composes his/her own sentence
We also send familiar books home with students to read at home each night.
Practice makes Permanent!