Fluency Strategies
What is fluency?
What is fluency?
HINT, it's not just a score on the DIEBELS! Literacy expert and best-selling author Tim Rasinski answers this question and explains the importance of fluency and its role as the bridge between phonics and comprehension.
Conducting Read Aloud
Conducting Read-Alouds
Modeling fluent reading and motivating readers.
Implementing Assisted Reading
Implementing Assisted Reading
Providing a scaffold for your developing and/or struggling readers.
Performance  Reading
Performance Reading
Turning research on repeated reading into engaging and effective instruction.

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Lessons, Strategies, and Teaching Ideas
Fluency Strategies in Action
Fluency Strategies in Action
Learn how implementing instructional activities improves students' reading fluency. Then, see how combining these strategies leads to a greater impact in student progress. The lessons to the right are models of effective and engaging fluency instruction from real classrooms.
Showcasing Fluency
Showcasing Fluency
See how one school program, The Fluency Masterpiece Gallery, improved studentsí reading fluency and led to greater participation from parents.
Getting Parents Involved
Getting Parents Involved
Encourage parents to help their children develop fluency at home!
Assessing Reading and Reading Fluency
Assessing Reading and Reading Fluency
Learn how to perform assessments and use the results efficiently to guide your instruction.
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Fluency Bookshelf
The Teacher Store
Childrenís Literature: A Springboard to Fluent Reading
Tim Rasinksiís Fabulously Famous Books for Building Fluency provides great stories, famous speeches, letters, poetry, songs, and other formats that motivate students to demonstrate oral fluency performance.
Tips on Choosing Audiobooks
Tips on Choosing Audiobooks
Five tips to get the most out of using audiobooks in the classroom.
Setting the Stage for Readers Theater
Setting the Stage for Readers Theater
Expert Joe Worthy shares guidelines for organizing a Readers Theater as well as how to introduce it to students.
Preparing for Read Aloud
Preparing for Read Aloud
Make the most out of the read aloud experience with these tips from expert Tim Rasinski
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