Teaching Videos

Videos to Support Students' Access to Complex Text

What is close reading and why is it important? Dr. Douglas Fisher discusses what close reading is and how it is essential to understanding and comprehending a text. He also share how it relates to the Common Core State Standards for English/Language Arts. Close Reading in the Classroom Dr. Douglas Fisher discusses close reading and how it is necessary for students to analyze and understand text.

Modeling What Good Readers Do
In this video, teacher and coach,,Cris Tovani shares how she models good readers strategies.


Videos for ELA Teachers

Cris Tovaini is a teacher and instructional coach.  This video shows how you can use conferencing to support students' comprehension during SSR