This is a must-have resource for educators committed to meeting the needs of their struggling students in Grades 3-6. Teachers get a whole toolbox filled with research-based, easy to implement RTI interventions that really work!Get strategies in five core areas — plus correlations to the Common Core State Standards and effective scaffolding tips for English language learners!
- Listening Strategies help students understand academic language.
- Reading Strategies help students comprehend text structures.
- Math Strategies help students understand algebra fundamentals.
- Speaking Strategies help students engage in structured group discussions.
- Writing Strategies help students compose informational and opinion-based pieces.
Table of Contents
1: Classroom Intervention Strategies That Work
2: Grades 3-6 Listening Intervention Strategies
Listening Intervention #1: Root Words
Listening Intervention #2: Brick and Mortar Words
Listening Intervention #3: Academic Language Graphic Organizer
Listening Intervention #4: Purposeful Prepositions
Listening Intervention #5: Figures of Speech
3: Grades 3-6 Reading Intervention Strategies
Reading Intervention #1: Guided Reading
Reading Intervention #2: Comparing Text Structures
Reading Intervention #3: Content Inferences
Reading Intervention #4: Signal Words
Reading Intervention #5: Thinking Aloud
4: Grades 3-6 Mathematics Intervention Strategies
Math Intervention #1: Questioning Aloud
Math Intervention #2: Estimating Conversations
Math Intervention #3: Fabulous Fractions
Math Intervention #4: Measurement/Geometry Shapes
Math Intervention #5: Algebra Fundamentals
5: Grades 3-6 Speaking Intervention Strategies
Speaking Intervention #1: Informational Storytelling
Speaking Intervention #2: Structured Group Discussions
Speaking Intervention #3: Language Code-Switching
Speaking Intervention #4: Jigsaw Conversations
Speaking Intervention #5: Academic Content Talk
6: Grades 3-6 Writing Intervention Strategies
Writing Intervention #1: Writing Aloud
Writing Intervention #2: Paragraph-Style Writing
Writing Intervention #3: Opinion-Based Writing
Writing Intervention #4: Narrative Story Structure
Writing Intervention #5: Informative/Explanatory Writing Structure
7: Implementing Strategies That Work
Appendix A: Academic Language Grade-Level Lists
Appendix B: Academic Language Graphic Organizer