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Developing Better Readers Through Small Group Instruction, Grades 1-6

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Facilitator(s): Paddy Zadunayski
Date:December 06, 2018
Time:9:00 am – 3:30 pm
(includes lunch, which is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment)
Location: Edmonton (ERLC Office at Elmwood School)
Room 17/18, 16325 - 83 Avenue
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Course code: 19-LI-088

Target Audience

Grades 1-6 Literacy Teachers

Also Recommended For

Literacy Instructional Coaches

About this learning opportunity

Small group reading instruction offers an effective means to meet the diverse learning needs in your classroom and engage all students.

This session will discuss key points in understanding your students’ needs as readers, planning for strategy groups and the use of guided reading structures.       

Strategies to support comprehension will be shared. Tips for organization and routines, such as book clubs, will also be covered.

This learning opportunity is being provided through funding from Alberta Education.

About the facilitator(s)

Paddy Zadunayski’s classroom experience spans from grades one to nine and she has served as a school-based administrator. She holds a B.Ed and an M.Ed in Elementary Education. Her masters’ studies focused on Early Literacy Development, with a specialization in reading assessment and support. 

Paddy was previously the Coordinator of Literacy for Pembina Hills Public Schools. In this role, her responsibilities included planning professional development opportunities and providing instructional coaching.

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