Suggested Instructional Routine for Teaching Reading Grades First through Fifth Grade: Literacy Block Components and Resources

The Office of Elementary Education and Reading, Division of Literacy, announces the release of a new resource –  Suggested Instructional Routine for Teaching Reading Grades First through Fifth Grade: Literacy Block Components and Resources.

 This resource includes a model literacy-block outline for whole-group and small-group instruction. Instructional strategies and resources are provided for each component of reading.

 Note: All activities and resources may be modified to meet the needs of individual students.

 You may access this document at www.mdek12.org/ESE/literacy/professional-development-and-resources-for-teachers

 If you have questions, please contact LeighAnne Cheeseman (lcheeseman@mdek12.org), Jill Hoda (jhoda@mdek12.org), Lori Stringer (lstringer@mde12.org), or Kristen Wells (kwells@mdek12.org) in the Office of Elementary Education and Reading.