Use Context Clues and Word Analysis to Support Struggling Readers

Making use of context clues helps all readers, and especially those who struggle, to identify the meaning of words in text.   One of the six types of context clues is being able to recognize a root word and an attached prefix and/or suffix.   By knowing the meaning of the affix, readers are better able to unlock the meaning of a word.  
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AIR Informs Episode #6: Meeting the Needs of Students with Disabilities During COVID-19

Remote learning requires adjustment for all students, but students with disabilities face additional challenges during the COVID-19 quarantine. In the latest episode of AIR Informs, Allison Gandhi, managing researcher and director of AIR’s special education practice area, describes some of these obstacles and shares strategies to help students make the most of this time.