Common Core Reading Standards

Here is the 4th (and final) listing in this series about standards for reading skills. This area is

Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity

Here is an excerpt from the Reading Rockets website. 

  • “What it means: Teachers will be using a variety of techniques to introduce a range of books and other written material that will both support and challenge a child’s reading level…This will be done with the ultimate goal of making sure students understand what they are reading.
  • How parents can help: Parents can help promote their child’s skill while developing their reading stamina (ability to “stick with it.”) This means helping them to avoid frustration or anxiety about tackling a harder book…”

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