Below is some information borrowed from the presentation made by Holly Fulghum-Nutters and myself at a recent Tutor In-Service on the subject of teaching comprehension. Have a look and hopefully you will discover some new approaches to try in your upcoming tutoring sessions. -- Randy
1) Discuss the topic of your reading selection
2) Brainstorm vocabulary words associated with topic. What does the learner already know about the subject?
3) Group words that fit together into sub-headings