Fluency is the ability to read text with speed, accuracy and proper expression.
Recognize words automatically
Read aloud effortlessly and with expression
Do not have to concentrate on decoding
Can focus on comprehension
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Tier One Activities for Fluency:
File Fluency Graphing Directions.doc (DOC )
File Songs for Sight Words.doc (DOC )
File Echo Reading.doc (DOC )
File High frequency words intervention 1.doc (DOC )
File High Frequency Words Intervention 1.docm (DOCM )
File Paired Read Alouds.doc (DOC )
File Partner Reading.doc (DOC )
File Partner Reading1.doc (DOC )
File Read Phonetically Regular Words for Speed and Accuracy Intervention 1.doc (DOC )
File Reading Irregularly Spelled Words Intervention 1.doc (DOC )
File Reading Phonectically Regular Words Intervention 1.doc (DOC )
File Reading with Expression Intervention 1.doc (DOC )
File Repeated Oral Readings.doc (DOC )
File Word Wizard.doc (DOC )
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