May 24, 2017

Orthographic Mapping: How to make word recognition instantaneous

ORTHOGRAPHIC MAPPING: How to make word recognition instantaneousDate: June 2 & 5, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Grant Wood AEA
4401 Sixth St. SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Target Audience:

Elementary Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Reading Specialists, Instructional Coaches, School Psychologists, Special Education Consultants, Speech-Language Pathologists, Administrators

Lindsay Heying Copp, GWAEA Special Education Consultant – Literacy
Ronda Hilbert, GWAEA Special Education Consultant - Literacy

This course will take a close look at the role of advanced phonological awareness in making word recognition automatic. Participants will examine research showing the relationship between advanced phonological awareness and proficient reading, practice administering an advanced phonological awareness assessment and learn routines and strategies to boost students’ advanced phonological awareness skills through orthographic mapping. The result of orthographic mapping is instant word recognition, which improves all areas of reading performance.


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Course Number: 4881-16-01
Registration Deadline: 6:00 a.m. on May 22, 2017
Credit: 1 sem. hr – R, D-EDMA, M
Fees: A materials fee of $55 is included in other fees.
• Total for Renewal credit - $90
• Total for Morningside graduate credit - $140
• Total for Drake graduate credit - $155
• Registration is not complete until all fees are paid in full.