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Teacher Module Training Kits


Each kit consists of 1-3 hour sessions focused on providing support to districts in delivering ongoing professional development for K-6 teachers throughout the school year. These trainings can be customized and are designed to be delivered at your site. They reinforce core knowledge and focus on topics addressing a significant component related to content and/or instruction in order to develop students' proficiency in reading and writing. The trainings support the implementation of all California adopted K-6 core language arts programs (SRA Open Court Reading 2000, SRA Open Court Reading 2002, Houghton Mifflin Reading, and the two alternative Spanish reading programs, SRA Foro abierto para la lectura and Houghton Mifflin Lectura).

The kits are ready for use right out of the box. A complete kit consists of:


Each training is organized around four sections and expansion activities:

Section 1: Consult the Research

Section 2: Connect to the Core

Section 3: All Kids Can

Section 4: Take Action

Extend It!

Topics & Objectives

English Learners: Power in Preteaching

Morphology: Unlocking Words

Prewriting: Well Begun Is Half Done

Questioning: Improving Comprehension

Sounds and Spellings: Principles to Teach By

Spelling: Beyond the List

Student Engagement: Create the Context

Text Structure: Get the Message?

Universal Access: Practice With a Purpose

Universal Access: Teaching Small Groups

Verbs: To Be or Not To Be

Vocabulary: Wake Up to Words

Vocabulary: Word by Word