Reading Strategies

  • Stuck On A Word?
    1. Look at the pictures
        *Look at the pictures for clues


    2. Get your lips ready
         *Say first sound
         *Read & say it again


    3. Stretch it out
        *Stretch word out
        *Put sounds together


    4. Chunk the Word
        *Look for a word chunk
        *Look for a word part


    5. Skip it, Skip it
        *Skip the word & read to the end
        *Hop back & read it


    6. Try it again
         *Try to reread or try a new word


    7. Ask for help
        *After you tried all strategies ask for help