The University of Iowa

Anna Gibbs, M.Ed.

Graduate Student Assistant

Recent Blog Posts

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.
Mother watches as son fills out graphic organizer

Supporting Your Children's and Teens' Home Learning: Retelling a Story Using a Graphic Organizer

Children can practice their comprehension skills using this approach and our included graphic organizer.