Feb 21, 2018
Rigorous reading will help engage students in discussions to help them delve into an author’s ideas using prompts and cues to answer text-dependent questions. It will also demonstrate how teachers can offer feedback and assessments that will help students demonstrate understanding. Nancy Frey lead a PD session on rigorous reading recently at Grant Wood AEA. If you have questions, feel free to contact your literacy consultant.
The Grant Wood AEA Media Center has several resources available by Nancy Frey on the topic of rigorous reading:
Nancy Frey’s webpage contains more information.