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ESL forum > Techniques and methods in Language Teaching > How to work with Reading    

How to work with Reading



lourdess
Peru

How to work with Reading
 
Hi there,
I have a question:
Is it recommendable to play the audio when my 8 year-old students are reading for the first time? I usually pre-teach the core vocabulary (and also make predictions) and then let my students read silently individually and then play the audio in order to "read" again (intonation rithym, pause, etc.). I think that if I play the audio first it would be listening and not reading.
Please, I need to be sure that what I īm doing is right. I īd be grateful if you could recommend me some books or links in order to learn more about that.
Blessings and thanks for your help

11 Jun 2013      



Mariethe House
France

Here are some links for you that you may find useful:

http://busyteacher.org/12229-reading-lesson-9-fun-post-it-activities.html

http://busyteacher.org/4035-how-to-teach-a-perfect-reading-lesson.html

12 Jun 2013