What is the great leaps program?

What is the great leaps program?

Great Leaps is a comprehensive intervention program for reading, language and mathematics that is designed and proven to generate significant and lasting gains. Great Leaps reading takes less than ten minutes a day at least 3 times per week for substantive improvement.

Is Great Leaps evidence-based?

Efficient in both cost and time, Great Leaps Reading has been recognized for years as a researched and evidence-based fluency program that enables students to make significant strides in their reading. Instructors can sit across from the student and maintain confidentiality in a professional setting.

What is great leaps math?

Our math programs are a simple, multi-sensory approach to teaching basic facts. This program gives students the ability to recognize decimal places; add and subtract decimals; convert decimals to fractions; then simplify and convert fractions back to decimals or percentages.

What is the Six Minute Solution?

The Six-Minute Solution is a simple, hassle-free program that builds students’ reading fluency in just six minutes a day. For students in grades K–12, this peer-driven solution pairs same-skill-level students to read age-appropriate nonfiction passages and record each other’s progress with fluency and accuracy.

What are fluent readers?

Fluent readers read aloud effortlessly and with expression. Their reading sounds natural, as if they are speaking. Readers who have not yet developed fluency read slowly, word by word. Because fluent readers do not have to concentrate on decoding the words, they can focus their attention on what the text means.

Is 6 minute solution research based?

According to a field test and action research project The Six-Minute Solution research- based intervention is a highly successful reading fluency program.

What is the helps program?

The Helping Early Literacy with Practice Strategies (HELPS) Programs integrate easy-to-use instructional strategies that are specifically designed to improve students’ reading fluency.

What contributes to making a fluent reader?

The ability to read text accurately, at a reasonable rate, and with appropriate expression and phrasing is certainly a key factor in being able to understand what has been read and to enjoy the process of reading.

What is a quick read book?

Quick Reads are a series of short books by bestselling authors and celebrities. With no more than 128 pages, they are designed to encourage adults who do not read often, or find reading difficult, to discover the joy of books.