Teaching Reading Essay Example

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    High School
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Brendon Diamond

ASSIGNMENT NAME AND NUMBER

MODULE 6: LESSON PLAN FOR TEACHING READING

CLASS LEVEL:

Length of lesson, intermediate level: 1 hour

To be able to get readership skills and decipher information out of reading article(s).

AIMS/OBJECTIVES :

To enable students read for study purposes.

To enable students recognize organization of texts in a sentence.

To enable students identify grammar and vocabularies used in a text.

ASSUMPTIONS

That all students have basic skills of reading.

ANTICIPATED PROBLEMS:

Problem: Students might lack interest in reading of a given text due to the very nature of reading.

Solution: Students attention to be captured through giving them the general overview of the text to be read.

MATERIALS NEEDED

Textbooks, worksheets and photocopied paragraphs.

ACTIVITY DETAILS:

MATER-IALS

INTERACTION

OBJECTIVE

Strategy 1:Interaction patterns

Presentation/ Pre- teach

Topic introduction should be done through arousal of interest among the learners.

Initiate the discussion among the learners about the topic of the readings and the overall theme.

Textbooks

To enable students to develop interest in the reading.

To highlight vocabulary usage and common grammatical arrangements.

Strategy 2: Patterns of interaction

  1. Give students opportunity to give predictions out of a text from reading headings or checking illustrations.

  2. Teach students reading strategies like skimming and scanning.

Textbook and worksheets

S>S and S>T

25 minutes

To enable students anticipate the contents of the text.

To enable students learn how to get the general information of any text quickly without having to read the whole text.

Reading/Production

1. Students to read texts silently for comprehension purposes.

2. Students to read sentences loudly to gauge their pronunciation

3. Students to read in pairs from worksheets and give feedback..

Worksheets and textbooks

25 minutes

To enable students to develop higher reading skills and comprehension.