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Stephen Graham Literacy Workshop 2017 - Sligo

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Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Sligo

Rosses Point

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Comprehension within the Guided Reading Lesson

This workshop will specifically look at strategies in helping children to develop comprehension skills that allow them to fully interpret and add meaning to their reading.

  • The importance of correctly leveled texts to support understanding
  • Identifying the features, at the whole text, sentence and word level, of a range of text types
  • Assisting students to identify keywords within differing texts
  • Visual literacy and its importance in fully understanding text
  • Identifying and working with the three levels of comprehension: literal, interpretive /inferential and response
  • Comprehension Before, During and After Reading


Speaker: Stephen Graham

Stephen Graham is a Professional Development Literacy Consultant working with Cengage Learning in Australia.

Having completed a Master’s Degree in Children’s Literacy, Reading Recovery Training and a Deputy Principal role, Stephen understands the issues confronting today’s educators. His wealth of varied experience in education also led to his appointment as Literacy Consultant for the NSW Department of Education and Training. Originally from Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh, Stephen is a truly inspirational presenter who is passionate about improving the learning outcomes for students.

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