Text (Oral) Reading Fluency as a Construct in Reading Development: An Investigation of its Mediating Role for Children from Grades 1 to 4.

@article{Kim2015TextR,
  title={Text (Oral) Reading Fluency as a Construct in Reading Development: An Investigation of its Mediating Role for Children from Grades 1 to 4.},
  author={Young-Suk Grace Kim and Richard K Wagner},
  journal={Scientific studies of reading : the official journal of the Society for the Scientific Study of Reading},
  year={2015},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={
          224-242
        }
}
  • Young-Suk Grace Kim, Richard K Wagner
  • Published in
    Scientific studies of reading…
    2015
  • Computer Science, Psychology, Medicine
  • In the present study we investigated a developmentally changing role of text reading fluency in mediating the relations of word reading fluency and listening comprehension to reading comprehension. We addressed this question by using longitudinal data from Grades 1 to 4, and employing structural equation models. Results showed that the role of text reading fluency changes over time as children's reading proficiency develops. In the beginning phase of reading development (Grade 1), text reading… CONTINUE READING

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