who: Any child K-2 who is enrolled in a Spanish dual language or immersion program.
why: Guided intentional Spanish reading, vocabulary, and key language instruction is key to students meeting grade-level expectations – and it’s been interrupted this year!
what: 35-40 minute online, synchronous, read-aloud sessions with native-speaking addalingua-trained teacher who explores how good readers think AND what they notice about the way words act in Spanish.
Leer conmigo Spanish reading groups, designed for immersion and dual language programs, provide schools an opportunity to enhance classroom instruction with online reading groups. An engaging teacher delivers carefully crafted lessons in Spanish contextualized within authentic mentor texts to help students build knowledge around important core reading strategies, language structures, and vocabulary. Students will experience clear guidelines for engagement, warm acceptance, and clear lesson objectives each time they enter a leer conmigo reading group. They will also experience many opportunities to contribute and to engage with language and reading focus points throughout their time together.