- Comprehension is the reason why we read. Students who have difficulty with reading comprehension may need more intense instruction in how to think deeply about reading; therefore, Comprehension Focus Groups can offer this in addition to their quality classroom instruction.
- Students who are participate in Comprehension Focus Groups learn to consistently use knowledge of text genre and text structure in order to read for a specific purpose and to use appropriate strategies to construct meaning.
- While in a Comprehension Focus Group, students also use knowledge of text genre and text structures in order to write to a specific purpose and use strategies to convey an appropriate message.
READING IS THINKING!!!