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Answer all Discussion Questions.

1. What might be the components of a vocabulary program for low-achieving readers? Explain and provide specific examples.

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2. List several ways to assess comprehension for reading and writing for kids and give the pros and cons of each one.

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3. Choose and review one of the following websites:

Post a 50- to 100-word summary of the website, making sure to include pros and cons, different areas of the website, and how you feel it would help you in the development of RTI in your school.

Prepare to discuss the pros and cons of your chosen website with the class.

4. Write a 50- to 100-word response to the following questions:

  1. How do learners acquire vocabulary?
  2. When you are reading, what steps do you take to foster comprehension?
  3. What are some reasons students might have difficulty comprehending?
  4. What are some writing strategies you can use to support comprehension in the content areas?

Use the readings, videos, and other resources provided in this workshop, as well as your own personal experiences, to support your response.