Get ready for reading comprehension exercises with Reading Karate! Your students will chop through books at their level to become a Black Belt reader.
Motivation to read is a key issue for struggling readers: these kids need a reason to read, one that THEY feel is worthy. Sometimes the simplest of rewards can be the barrier-breaker for those hard to reach students.
Karate takes students from being a white belt reader that only reads
picture books and responds to a favorite part, to becoming a Master of
Reading where they achieve a black belt through reading 10 books,
retelling the story and presenting it to the class.
Martial arts and reading? Oh yes. Kids love it.
You just provide the books (leveled library) and let Reading Karate do the rest.
With Reading Karate, you get the motivational tools your students need.
Are your students motivated to read more?
Do your students want to read many different genres and types of texts?
If they don't, then using Reading Karate as part of your balanced literacy lessons will change that!
That's not news to anyone, but we often forget that simple rule of life: to get better at something you have to practice it. And let's face it, we only put effort into practicing something we like to do.
No child wants to practice something they don't enjoy - I don't either. But sometimes just that little extra something is all kid needs to make him excited to grow as a reader.
Reading motivation research identifies 4 key factors in getting our students to read more:
Reading Karate hits all of these, as well as the two most defining indicators of reading success:
I have never seen my students so eager to read as they are during Reading Karate.
The kids absolutely cannot wait to get to the next belt level and show
the entire school how they are mastering their reading skills (they don't even recognize that they are actually doing fluency activities because they are having too much fun!).
If you want to see the same excitement and results in your classroom, purchase the Reading Karate ebook now.
This is a great value for an easy to use program that delivers big results!