Learning Materials

A key reading strategy is for the reading to actively choose reading strategies based on the reasons for reading the text, the nature of the text, and the quality of the reader's relationship to the text.

Instruction in Metacognitive Strategies Enhances Reading Comprehension
http://www.readingrockets.org/article/21160

What Research Tells Us About Reading Comprehension and Comprehension Instruction
http://www.readingrockets.org/article/29199/

Strategies for Metacognition
http://www.fortheloveofteaching.net/2011/01/metacognitive-strategies-for-reading.html

Discussion Posts

Ed 371
What metacognitive strategies do you use in reading words? Reading music? What metacognitive strategies would be good to teach students as they are becoming better music readers?

Ed 314/316
What are some key strategies you want to teach your students? Why would you choose these strategies? How would you teach them?