Literacy Comprehension: More than Answering Wh Questions: No Fee for CKEC Member Districts; Non-member Districts: $50

Thursday, June 18, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

  • Presenter: Dr. Joneen Lowman
  • Target Audience: SLPs, general education and special education teachers, all reading teachers
  • Description: The presentation will discuss text-based comprehension deficits indicative of children with language impairments as well as poor comprehenders, in general. Metalinguistic and metacognitive skills critical to text comprehension will be discussed along with specific assessment and intervention strategies. Learning Outcomes:  Participants will be able to: 1.   identify differences between narrative and expository text grammar; 2.   design assessments that capture specific comprehension deficits and; 3.  select intervention techniques appropriate for treating identified comprehension deficits
  • PGES Domains: Domains 1 and 3

Location: Northeast Christian Church