•                      It's a balance. The Reading Department

                                                    Who Knew the Things We Do? 

    • Supporting literacy skills in the areas of phonemic awareness, phonics, vocabulary development, comprehension and writng. This is supported both in the classroom and in the Reading Lab. 
    • Celebrate Reading with schoolwide incentives, speakers , programs and offerings. ( Accelerated Reader, Guest Author or Writer, Bookfair, Redskins Reads, Uncle Slam's Reading Program & Family Game Night )
    • Reading Specialist and classroom teacher collaborative classroom instruction. 
    • Assessment administration and analysis.
    • Ongoing Professional Learning Communities to secure a solid literacy foundation.