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Useful Terminology

Updated: Sep 21, 2021


DIRECT & EXPLICIT INSTRUCTION: teacher-directed instruction; lesson is made crystal clear and is presented in a structured manner.


HIGH FREQUENCY WORDS: known as 'memory words' at The Reading Academy, these words make up approximately 50% of the words that we read.


MULTI-SENSORY: simply put, to use more than 1 sense simultaneously.


READING AGE: child's reading ability expressed as an age at which comparable ability is generally found.

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