Clarifying Differences Between Reading Skills and Reading Strategies

  title={Clarifying Differences Between Reading Skills and Reading Strategies},
  author={Peter Afflerbach and P. David Pearson and Scott G. Paris},
© 2008 International Reading Association DOI:10.1598/RT.61.5.1 ISSN: 0034-0561 print / 1936-2714 online Helping children learn to read is a deeply rewarding experience for parents and teachers who take pride as their children acquire effective reading skills and reading strategies. The terms skills and strategies are part of the vocabulary used by teachers to describe what they teach and what children learn. Yet, despite frequent use in professional discourse, the terms are used inconsistently… CONTINUE READING
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