WebsiteGear Logo Log In
New User? Sign Up
About | Contact | FAQ
  Home News Website Related Website Revenue Sunday, July 22, 2018 
Add Press Release News | News Feeds Feeds | Email This News Email


The Next Step Forward in Reading Intervention from Jan Richardson and Ellen Lewis Now Available from Scholastic
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

New Professional Book Unveils the RISE Framework to Support Students and Educators in Grades 1-8

NEW YORK, July 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education, and media company, announced the release of The Next Step Forward in Reading Intervention: The RISE Framework, a new professional book from literacy educators Jan Richardson, Ph.D., and Ellen Lewis, M.Ed. The RISE (Reading Intervention for Students to Excel) framework is a step-by-step resource for educators of striving readers in grades 1-8. It provides intensive, targeted, and short-term instruction to bolster student literacy skills, proficiency, and the confidence needed to excel as a reader. The Next Step Forward in Reading Intervention is now available: www.scholastic.com/rise

The handbook outlines two fast and focused intervention plans that help students construct meaning while reading: RISE for students in grades 1-5 reading at guided reading levels C-N, who need to work on decoding, fluency, phonics, reading comprehension, and writing, and RISE Up for students in grades 3-8 reading at guided reading levels O-Z, who need to strengthen their comprehension strategies. Both plans are based on Richardson's best-selling The Next Step Forward in Guided Reading.

Key features of the RISE framework include:

    --  Instructional stations through which students rotate in small groups
        daily for six to eight weeks
    --  Lesson guides that support intense, meaning-focused instruction for
        45-60 minutes
    --  Opportunities for collaborative team meetings that help instructors
        identify daily teaching goals, monitor progress, and decide when
        students are ready to exit intervention
    --  An appendix containing lesson templates, Comprehension Cards, tools for
        communicating with families about literacy, and additional resources
    --  Access to online resources and videos that offer insights from experts,
        lessons in action at each station, and team meetings

Jan Richardson, Ph.D., renowned K-12 educator and professional development consultant, leading expert in guided reading, and respected author, says, "Students who need intervention often get trapped in a cycle of frustration that inhibits them from becoming the successful and happy readers we know that they want to be. RISE makes it possible to help striving readers make swift progress in a way that alleviates frustration, helps students improve and maintain literacy skills, and cultivates a lifelong love of reading that is so important for continued success."

Reading teacher and literacy consultant Ellen Lewis, M.Ed. adds, "Making students lifetime members of the reading intervention club does not help them overcome their literacy challenges. RISE helps kids move out and beyond intervention. After just eight weeks, my students who participated in RISE sustained their advancements, and thrived even more once they returned to their classrooms."

"The Next Step Forward in Reading Intervention will revolutionize the way that intervention happens in schools by breaking the cycle of ongoing remedial programs that leave too many students stuck year after year," says Dr. Lois Bridges, Vice President & Publisher, Scholastic Education. "Jan Richardson and Ellen Lewis have combined their Reading Recovery® expertise and firsthand classroom experience to cultivate a professional resource for meaning-centered intervention that is proven to get kids reading on grade level while developing an understanding of and love for reading, and that is invaluable."

For more information about Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), visit the Company's media room at http://mediaroom.scholastic.com.

View original content with multimedia:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/the-next-step-forward-in-reading-intervention-from-jan-richardson-and-ellen-lewis-now-available-from-scholastic-300678377.html

SOURCE Scholastic



Email This News Email | Submit To Slashdot Slashdot | Submit To Digg.com Digg | Submit To del.icio.us Del.icio.us | News Feeds Feeds

RELATED NEWS ARTICLES
Nav SmartCard Marketing Systems Inc (OTC: SMKG) releases Granularchain.com White paper, Sandbox with API's for its Blockchain accelerating adoption by FI's, ICO's & MSB's | Jul 20, 2018
Nav Tesla's shift to Shanghai signals future of China's opening-up | Jul 20, 2018
Nav Vividata and Kantar release Trust in News study | Jul 19, 2018
Nav Gryphon House Releases Creative Investigations in Early Art | Jul 19, 2018
Nav New True Crime Podcast Series "Fatal Voyage: The Mysterious Death Of Natalie Wood" Debuts July 20, 2018 | Jul 19, 2018
Nav FreeUP Mobile launches improved 2.0 version of its rewards-based wireless and internet service | Jul 19, 2018
Nav ExxonMobil Leverages IBM Cloud To Help Transform Speedpass+ | Jul 19, 2018
Nav W Publishing Acquires Captain Tammie Jo Shults Memoir | Jul 18, 2018
Nav Three Ways Walmart App Features Can Combat the Draw of Apple Pay at the Point of Sale, According to Auriemma Consulting Group | Jul 18, 2018
Nav LendingTree Releases Consumer Debt Outlook for July 2018 | Jul 18, 2018
NEWS SEARCH

FEATURED NEWS | POPULAR NEWS
Submit News | View More News View More News