The Essentials of Preschool Literacy Instruction

Dr. Laura Justice from Ohio State University discusses the myth around "Preschool Reading", and the vital precursor skills needed for emergent readers.

In this video series, Dr. Laura Justice breaks down the skills needed for emergent readers in 9 sections:

  1. Preschool "Readers" - The Myth
  2. What is Reading? - The Simple View
  3. Precursors to Skilled Reading
  4. Effective Interventions for Quality Read Alouds
  5. Want to Boost Comprehension? Improve Mental Models
  6. Key Strategies for Vocabulary Development
  7. What We do in Preschool Matters
  8. Struggles with Reading at Home