Are reading fluency programs (e.g. Rocket Reading) a part of a phonics lesson? Can you suggest any resources?
3513 September 2021
Fluency is one of the five elements of effective reading instruction (The Fab 5). It is the ability to read quickly and naturally with accuracy and expression. Reading fluency programs work on repeated oral reading. Automatic word recognition is the very first part of fluency. Students need to build their fluency at word, phrase and sentence level.
Phonics lessons should include elements of this, in what we...