A curriculum you can trust, Open Court Reading delivers a legacy of success that is based on a 50-year history of improving reading skills for all students. The explicit, systematic, research-based instruction ensures active learning and participation by all students with the scaffolding needed to achieve independent reading. Continually evolving to meet the needs of today’s students and teachers, Open Court Reading resources and digital instruction effectively build a foundation for lifelong learning.
Using Clues, Problems and Wonderings is one strategy for teaching students how to access complex texts. During the third video in the series for grades 4-5, see this exercise in action as Carol’s class works together to comprehend a complex story.
Learn the tips, tools, and strategies behind Open Court Reading while having your Monday morning cup of joe! Marisa's expertise and passion shines through in her Open Court Reading YouTube series, "Monday Mornings with Marisa" for grades K-3.