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Anna Gibbs, M.Ed.

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Graduate Student Assistant

Recent Blog Posts

Student writing on graphic organizer

Effective Literacy Lesson: Teaching Identification of Cause and Effect Relationships in Texts

This video demonstration explains the importance of this comprehension skill and how to teach it.
Q&A with Anna Canton

Implementing a Shared Reading Intervention for Kindergarten Students During Remote Learning

Hear from the interventionalist from an IRRC evaluation project on her experiences with virtual vocabulary instruction.
Father and daughter writing at kitchen table

Supporting Your Children’s and Teens’ Home Learning: Using Context Clues to Understand New Words

Learn three types of context clues for understanding vocabulary in a text and download a graphic organizer for children and teens to use when reading.