CONTENT AREA LITERACY STRATEGIES 

FAQs Answers

QUESTION:  Before-During-After  
What strategies are appropriate for use at each stage of reading?

Students who are at the instructional level (see DRP scores) need your guidance to successfully manage your text.  You can try the strategies listed in the links below for engaging students and enhancing comprehension.

NOTE:  Some strategies have multiple aspects and can be used throughout the reading process.

Pre-Reading or Frontloading Strategies

During Reading or Interactive Strategies

After Reading Strategies

Locating supplemental materials for enrichment or emerging readers can be done by using the DRP/Lexile correlation and searching EBSCO
         Account Name                     Password  
           (your school)                           AEA10  

Iowa Approved Reading Strategies

CRCSD Language Arts "Wiki"

CRCSD CAL Table of Contents