Expressive Reading Teacher Resources
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Let's Read with Expression!
Students review the concept of expressive reading. Through modeling the teacher shows them that more expression makes reading more interesting and enjoyable to listen to. They review ending punctuation marks and the types of expression and intonation that should go with each.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
We love to Express Ourselves: Growing Toward Independence and Fluency
Reading with expression is an important component in developing fluency. Emerging readers learn different strategies for accomplishing this skill through the teacher's model reading of Earrings!. Partner practice is combined with effective modeling for the book The Father Who Walked on His Hands.
Pre-K - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 29 Downloads
Watch Out, We Are Reading With Expression
Student practice reading fluently and expressively through the use of writing. various. After discussing how expressive reading enhances the reading experience, 3rd graders write a story featuring expressive words and correct punctuation. In pairs, they read each other's stories with expression.
3rd Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Yay for Expression!
Review the concept of expressive reading. Through modeling, the teacher shows them that more expression makes reading more interesting and enjoyable to listen to. They review ending punctuation marks and the types of expression and intonation that should go with each.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
Expression, Expression, Expression
Students read orally with expression in this lesson. They read sentences stressing different emotions with appropriate expression. The teacher models expressive vs. non-expressive reading, and they practice with a partner. Their reading is recorded.
2nd - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Show Me How You Feel
Students determine the importance of and how to read with expression. They determine this by watching a model of fluent reading and then practicing expressive reading by doing repeated readings. They use word chunks to break down long words.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Perfect 10 for Expression
Students practice reading with expression. After discussing how reading with feeling and expression can enhance the reading experience, students listen as the instructor reads a story with expression. Students complete a read with the students and assess their expression.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Is That Expression in Your Voice Or Are You Just Happy To See Me?
Student increase their reading fluency through the use of various strategies. After reviewing decoding strategies, 3rd graders, working in groups, write sentences that could be read with expression. Each member of the group takes turns reading their sentences.
3rd Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Expressive Reading Design Plan How Do You Feel?
Students review the use of word chunks to assist them in reading long words. Next, they practice reading with expression by reading Dr Seuss', Green Eggs and Ham with a reading buddy. As an assessment, they read a passage with an expression that a partner reveals on a flashcard.
K - 1st Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Make A Face
Students are exposed to five components of fluency: reading faster, reading smoother, reading more expressively, reading silently, and reading voluntarily. Therefore, in order for children to become fluent readers, they must learn to read expressively.
4th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Let's Express Ourselves!: Growing Independence and Fluency
Help young readers enhance fluency. Emphasize the importance of expression by reading a story, paying attention to the role punctuation plays. Then allow time for kids to practice by working with a partner who takes notes and provides constructive criticism on use of emotion, pacing, and other forms of expression.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 33 Downloads
Give Me Some Expression!
Work to improve oral expression while reading aloud. Young scholars read sentence strips, changing their volume, speed, and tone to match what is written, making the sentence more meaningful. They read an entire story with a partner who uses a checklist to evaluate their use of expression.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 47 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Expressing Your Reading!
Students work to improve their oral expression while reading aloud. They read sentence strips, changing their volume, speed, and tone, to match what is written and to make the sentence more meaningful. They read an entire story with a partner, the partner evaluating their expression using a self-created checklist.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Expression Direction: Growing Independence and Fluency
Looking to move children away from monotone reading? That's what they will practice here. In a guided learning lesson, the class reviews punctuation marks and practices what type of intonation should accompany each. They then listen as the teacher uses effective reading expression.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 11 Downloads
Expression Makes Reading Exciting!
Students examine how reading with expression makes stories more interesting by listening to a reading in monotone and one with expression. Reading in pairs, they practice with passages of Judith Voirst's, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day while they complete an evaluation sheet of their partner.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
It's All about Expression
First graders practice rereading selected passages to improve their reading fluency. Working in pairs, 1st graders read and reread decodable, leveled passages. They create a tape recording of their reading to assess their fluency and use of expression during reading.
1st Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
Let's Be Emotion Detectors!
Young scholars observe and demonstrate how to read with expression. They discuss the types of emotions and expressions to use while reading, and identify the appropriate punctuation for a variety of sentences. Students then write a sentence that displays an emotion, and read the book "When Sophie Gets Angry!
2nd - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads